Tag: Malta Emigrants’ Commission

‘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."

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...

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...

Watch: Where are they now?

Mgr. Alfred Vella from Malta Emigrants' Commission spoke to Newsbook.com.mt about the foreign workers that were evicted from the Qormi cowsheds on Monday.