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LABOUR DAY: EU CAN MEET SOCIAL TARGETS BY ENFORCING MIGRANT WORKERS’ RIGHTS

LABOUR DAY: EU CAN MEET SOCIAL TARGETS BY ENFORCING MIGRANT WORKERS’ RIGHTS

BRUSSELS, 29 April 2016 – Ahead of International Labour Day, the Platform for International Cooperation ...
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Undocumented and Coming of Age: What lessons can Europe draw from the USA?

Undocumented and Coming of Age: What lessons can Europe draw from the USA?

By Pauline Chomel (PICUM intern), And Lilana Keith (PICUM Advocacy Officer). What are the daily ...
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WORLD HEALTH DAY: UPHOLD UNDOCUMENTED MIGRANTS’ SEXUAL AND REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH RIGHTS

WORLD HEALTH DAY: UPHOLD UNDOCUMENTED MIGRANTS’ SEXUAL AND REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH RIGHTS

BRUSSELS, 7 April 2016 - On the occasion of World Health Day, the Platform for ...
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International Day Against Racism: Walk Against Discrimination in Athens

International Day Against Racism: Walk Against Discrimination in Athens

On the occasion of the International Day to Eliminate Racial Discrimination, a group of Greek ...
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PICUM Letter to President of the European Council, Donald Tusk

PICUM Letter to President of the European Council, Donald Tusk

Dear President Tusk, I am writing to you as the representative of over 140 organisations ...
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On International Women’s Day: End violence against all women, regardless of migration status

On International Women’s Day: End violence against all women, regardless of migration status

This International Women’s Day, March 8th, is celebrated during a period of intense global movement ...
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PICUM Task Force on Legal Strategies Discusses Access to Justice and Redress Mechanisms for Undocumented Migrant

PICUM Task Force on Legal Strategies Discusses Access to Justice and Redress Mechanisms for Undocumented Migrant

By Maria Giovanna Manieri, PICUM Programme Officer. PICUM held the fourth meeting of its Task ...
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International Migrants’ Day – Changing the Narrative

International Migrants’ Day – Changing the Narrative

By Michele LeVoy, PICUM Director. Dear colleagues and friends, Today we commemorate International Migrants’ Day, ...
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Undocumented Migrants and the Europe 2020 Strategy: Making Social Inclusion a Reality for all Migrants in Europe

Undocumented Migrants and the Europe 2020 Strategy: Making Social Inclusion a Reality for all Migrants in Europe

The EU has set itself social targets through the Europe2020 Strategy including investment in employment ...
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Bad news for UK government – Labour exploitation is rising and its anti-slavery measures are currently falling well short

Bad news for UK government – Labour exploitation is rising and its anti-slavery measures are currently falling well short

By Don Flynn, Director Migrants' Rights Network and PICUM Chair. This blog was first published ...
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Migration is not a Crime - Video Animation

VICTIMS’ RIGHTS: GOVERNMENTS SHOULD IMPLEMENT FRAMEWORK TO ENSURE PROTECTION AND JUSTICE FOR UNDOCUMENTED VICTIMS OF CRIME

BRUSSELS, 16 November 2015 - On the occasion of the deadline for EU member states ...
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New Guide and Toolkit on How to Use the EU Victims' Directive

New Guide and Toolkit on How to Use the EU Victims’ Directive

PICUM has published a Guide to the EU Victims' Directive together with a toolkit in ...
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Joint open letter to the European Council

Joint open letter to the European Council

Over the past few months, several European Council as well as Justice and Home Affairs ...
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On eve of international forum on migration and development advocates call for humane treatment and guaranteed rights for all migrants and refugees

On eve of international forum on migration and development advocates call for humane treatment and guaranteed rights for all migrants and refugees

ISTANBUL, TURKEY—Meeting in Istanbul on the eve of the intergovernmental Global Forum on Migration and ...
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Why we need to talk about ‘migrants’

Why we need to talk about ‘migrants’

By Elisabeth Schmidt-Hieber, PICUM Communications Officer, And Lilana Keith, PICUM Interim Programmes Director. This blog ...
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LOCAL AUTHORITIES, HEALTH PROFESSIONALS AND NGOS CALL ON GERMAN GOVERNMENT TO CHANGE LAW ON REPORTING UNDOCUMENTED MIGRANTS

LOCAL AUTHORITIES, HEALTH PROFESSIONALS AND NGOS CALL ON GERMAN GOVERNMENT TO CHANGE LAW ON REPORTING UNDOCUMENTED MIGRANTS

FRANKFURT AM MAIN, 2 October 2015 – As Germany has been cast in a favourable ...
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EU RESPONSE TO MIGRATION: TURN POLITICAL CRISIS INTO OPPORTUNITY

EU RESPONSE TO MIGRATION: TURN POLITICAL CRISIS INTO OPPORTUNITY

BRUSSELS, 11 September 2015 - On the occasion of the extraordinary Justice and Home Affairs ...
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Report: Cost of exclusion from healthcare – The case of migrants in an irregular situation

Report: Cost of exclusion from healthcare – The case of migrants in an irregular situation

The European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) released its new report “Cost of exclusion ...
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Migrant crisis: Inept leaders lay foundations of future unrest

Migrant crisis: Inept leaders lay foundations of future unrest

By Edel McGinley, Director of the Migrant Rights Centre Ireland (MRCI) and member of the board ...
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PICUM Annual Workshop: Challenging Criminalisation of Undocumented Migrants

PICUM Annual Workshop: Challenging Criminalisation of Undocumented Migrants

By Elisabeth Schmidt-Hieber, PICUM Communications Officer. Images of migrants sleeping in tents alongside an imposing ...
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