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Non-Ukrainians fleeing the war met with detention

Non-Ukrainians fleeing the war met with detention

This blog was written by PICUM’s Advocacy Trainee Alyona Samar. Since the outset of the ...
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Regulating Migration Tech: How the EU’s AI Act can better protect people on the move

Regulating Migration Tech: How the EU’s AI Act can better protect people on the move

As the European Union amends the Artificial Intelligence Act (AI Act), understanding the impact of ...
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The 2022 Irish regularisation programme: the long fight of undocumented people

This blog is based on information kindly provided by our member Migrant Rights Centre Ireland, ...
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Joint civil society statement on the Schengen Borders Code

The undersigned civil society organisations would like to express their concerns with regard to several ...
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Regularisation of undocumented migrants: how to make it work

Regularisation is any process through which someone can obtain a residence permit to stay in ...
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Young undocumented migrants working at pizzeria

Turning 18 and undocumented: ensuring a safe transition into adulthood

For thousands of migrant children and young people in Europe, turning 18 means transitioning into ...
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In the EU, solidarity with migrants is under threat

In the EU, solidarity with migrants is under threat

Acting in solidarity with migrants in the EU has been difficult for decades. Nearly twenty ...
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Europe’s solidarity must extend to all and prevent more people from becoming undocumented

As the number of people fleeing Ukraine continues to increase, PICUM, the Platform for International ...
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What safety means for undocumented people

Having no, or precarious, residence status often increases a person’s risk of experiencing abuse or ...
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Barriers to return: protection in international, EU and national frameworks

In recent years, EU migration policies have consistently focused on increasing the rate of returns ...
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Mental health and undocumented migrants: addressing challenges, fostering resilience

For undocumented people or for people with insecure residence status, precarious living and working situations, ...
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A manifesto for an inclusive and comprehensive EU gender-based violence policy for all

#UsToo The most at risk of gender based violence are among the least protected and ...
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The new draft Schengen Borders Code risks leading to more racial and ethnic profiling

In December 2021, the European Commission proposed new rules on internal borders, codified as a ...
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COVID-19 certificates and undocumented migrants: for some, the risk is more exclusion

COVID-19 certificates and undocumented migrants: for some, the risk is more exclusion

This post was written by Jamie Slater, former Advocacy Trainee, and Alyna Smith, Deputy Director.* ...
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The COVID-19 vaccines and undocumented migrants in Finland

The COVID-19 vaccines and undocumented migrants in Finland

As part of our efforts to monitor access to the COVID-19 vaccines for undocumented migrants in ...
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Italy: the 2020 regularisation scheme leaves many behind

In May 2020, the Italian government adopted a scheme to regularise undocumented workers in the ...
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Vaccinating Europe's Undocumented: A Policy Scorecard

Vaccinating Europe’s Undocumented: A Policy Scorecard

This blog post was authored by Francesca Pierigh, project coordinator of Vaccinating Europe's Undocumented: A ...
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Migrants in Malta protesting

Malta: migrants call for decent regularisation mechanism

This blog post was written thanks to the contribution of Doris Doku, a Ghanaian activist ...
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COVID-19 vaccines and undocumented migrants in Sweden

COVID-19 vaccines and undocumented migrants in Sweden

As part of our efforts to monitor access to the COVID-19 vaccines for undocumented migrants in ...
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Spain adopts law to facilitate regularisation of young migrants

Spain adopts law to facilitate regularisation of young migrants

After months of negotiations, in October 2021, the Spanish government adopted a decree to facilitate ...
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