Join the e-Discussion on Youth Migration, Equity and Inequalities in the Post-2015 Development Agenda
The UN and civil society partners are hosting an online discussion on Youth Migration, Equity and Inequalities in the Post-2015 Development Agenda in order to highlight and further understanding of the potentially positive impacts that migration can have on young migrants and countries of origin and destination, and the policy environment required to achieve this as part of the post-2015 development agenda.
The Platform for International Cooperation on Undocumented Migrants (PICUM) and the Global Campaign to End Child Detention issued a joint press release on 5 September 2013 expressing their concern about how the detention of children systematically violates children’s rights and its negative short and long term impacts on health, well-being and development.
International Youth Day celebrated under the theme ‘Youth Migration’ - New PICUM report provides strategies for empowerment
International Youth Day on 12 August 2013 is celebrated under the theme ‘Youth Migration: Moving Development Forward’. PICUM released its report "Realising the Rights of Children and Families in an Irregular Migration Situation" presenting strategies to support and empower undocumented migrant children and their families.
In the frame of the Beyond Irregularity project to which PICUM is a member, the Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR) has released two reports on migration to Morocco.
Access to justice for undocumented migrants: new PICUM report explains how to engage with legal systems
PICUM’s launches new report "Using Legal Strategies to Enforce Undocumented Migrants’ Human Rights" which outlines ways for advocates of undocumented migrants to engage with legal systems on both national and international levels.
On the occasion of the meeting of the EPSCO, PICUM launches a new report calling on the ministers to address the poverty and social exclusion faced by children who have, or whose parents have, an irregular migration status.
This publication is the result of the project “Beyond Irregularity. Towards a sustainable approach to dealing with irregular migration from sub-Saharan Africa to Europe”.
2013 is the European Year of Citizens. PICUM has joined the European Year of Citizens Alliance (EYCA), an open network of European and national civil society organisations to address the rights of undocumented migrants.
PICUM Annual Workshop “Housing and Homelessness of Undocumented Migrants in Europe: Building Alliances and Developing Strategies”
PICUM’s Annual Workshop “Housing and Homelessness of Undocumented Migrants in Europe: Building Alliances and Developing Strategies”, 28 June 2013 in Brussels.
Beyond Irregularity: Finding effective policy solutions to irregular migration through transnational cooperation
The Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR), in collaboration with its Beyond Irregularity project partners, will hold a conference on Friday 14 June 2013 in Brussels
PICUM, together with Hélène Flautre MEP, Amnesty EU Office and OSF, is organising a public discussion ”The management of the EU’s external borders and its impact on the human rights of migrants” on 30 May 2013, 12:30-14:30 in the European Parliament.
International Workers’ Day: Migrants’ labor rights should not be compromised in times of economic crisis
On the occasion of International Workers' Day, PICUM launches its report entitled "Migrants and the Right to Equal Treatment in Cyprus".
Amidst a growing humanitarian crisis in Greece, new report recommends strategies to improve the situation of migrants
PRESS RELEASE - PICUM’s published new report entitled "The Silent Humanitarian Crisis in Greece: Devising Strategies to Improve the Situation of Migrants in Greece".
A new and freely available documentary, entitled "Into the Fire" shows how migrants are trapped in Greece and gives a voice to groups and citizens in Greece who resist these developments.
The Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Right published a report on 16 April on the findings of his visit to Greece and called on authorities to fight racism and violence against migrants in the country.