Tag: KOPIN

Do not let humanity drown – Kopin

In a statement issued on the seventh anniversary of the Lampedusa tragedy, humanitarian NGO Kopin has appealed to Malta and Europe not to let humanity drown, but to show solidarity and compassion towards those seeking protection and a better life in Europe.

Final push to finish gruelling 190km run for charity

The end goal of this challenge, 1Run 1Race, is to raise at least €15,000 through www.1run.mt for JRS and Kopin.

Watch: Two athletes to run 190 km in 35 hours to...

A hospitality consultant and a CEO will be pounding the dusty trails across Malta and Gozo on the 25th July, covering 190 km in 35 hours to help fund access to education for young refugees.

‘Easter can’t be celebrated while people drown on our doorstep’ –...

"Saving lives and ensuring their disembarkation at a safe place is a fundamental legal obligation and also a moral imperative that can in no way be negotiated or renounced."

Could Malta’s local councils lead in the integration of asylum seekers?

A delegation of Hungarian and Bulgarian representatives has recommended that Malta’s local councils take responsibility for finding solutions to integrate the asylum-seeking...

NGOs call for the immediate release of people held in detention...

34 non-governmental organisations have called on the government to ensure that all of the asylum seekers currently being held on medical grounds are immediate...

Updated (1): Watch: PN, NGOs relieved that standoff has ended

Updated with NGOs, PN statementAfter a two-week standoff, the 356 people rescued at sea by the Norwegian-flagged charity ship, Ocean Viking, were brought in...

Updated: Italian govt should realize ‘gravity of emergency’; let them disembark...

The President of the European Parliament David Sassoli, has called on the Italian Government to allow the Open Arms rescue vessel to disembark the...

Alan Kurdi resolution coming in hours or days or still ongoing?

There seems to be some confusion regarding when the situation facing the migrants on board the migrant rescue vessel, ‘Alan Kurdi’, will be resolved.Newsbook.com.mt...

20 NGOs call on the Government to ensure dignified housing for...

Twenty non-governmental organisations said that the Government has a "legal and moral responsibility" to ensure that all persons are able to secure a roof...