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The gaps in EU policies on migration, trafficking and victims' protection

The gaps in EU policies on migration, trafficking and victims’ protection

By Cécilia Rolland, And Kadri Soova. Following the launch of the EU Agency for Fundamental ...
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Greece: Social Europe hanging in the balance

Greece: Social Europe hanging in the balance

As a member of the Social Platform, PICUM signed on to a letter on 9 ...
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Restricting access to the NHS for undocumented migrants is bad policy at high cost

Restricting access to the NHS for undocumented migrants is bad policy at high cost

By Lilana Keith, PICUM And Ewout van Ginneken, Berlin University of Technology. This article was ...
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PICUM Terminology Leaflet Available in French, German and Spanish

PICUM Terminology Leaflet Available in French, German and Spanish

PICUM published its leaflet advocating to end the use of the term ‘illegal migrant’ in ...
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Open letter to the EU Ministers of Health

Open letter to the EU Ministers of Health

Ahead of the meeting of the Employment, Social Policy, Health and Consumer Affairs Council (EPSCO) ...
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PICUM Annual Report 2014

PICUM Annual Report 2014

PICUM published its Annual Report 2014 on the occasion of the Annual General Assembly on ...
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Report: Zero tolerance for severe forms of labour exploitation needed

Report: Zero tolerance for severe forms of labour exploitation needed

The EU Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) launched the report “Severe labour exploitation: workers moving ...
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Publication: Human Rights Indicators for Migrants and their Families

Publication: Human Rights Indicators for Migrants and their Families

KNOMAD’s Thematic Working Group (TWG) on Migrant Rights and Social Aspects of Migration has published ...
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International Labour Day: Employers’ Sanctions do not Protect Undocumented Workers from Exploitation

International Labour Day: Employers’ Sanctions do not Protect Undocumented Workers from Exploitation

On the occasion of International Labour Day, the Platform for International Cooperation on Undocumented Migrants ...
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WILL EU RESPONSE TO MIGRANTS DYING IN THE SEA STRENGTHEN OR WORSEN HUMAN RIGHTS?

WILL EU RESPONSE TO MIGRANTS DYING IN THE SEA STRENGTHEN OR WORSEN HUMAN RIGHTS?

The Platform for International Cooperation on Undocumented Migrants (PICUM) is extremely concerned that a statement agreed ...
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PICUM Publishes Position Paper on ‘EU Return Directive’ Following First Working Group Meeting on EU Migration Policies

PICUM Publishes Position Paper on ‘EU Return Directive’ Following First Working Group Meeting on EU Migration Policies

By Maria Giovanna Manieri, PICUM Programme Officer. Following the unprecedented loss of an estimated 1,600 ...
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Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe is launching the Campaign to End Immigration Detention of Children

Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe is launching the Campaign to End Immigration Detention of Children

The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) has launched the Campaign to End ...
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Global Mobilisation for Migrant Rights, 1 May 2015

Global Mobilisation for Migrant Rights, 1 May 2015

A group of migrants’ rights organisations has launched a campaign to promote a global mobilisation ...
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Implementation Handbook Published on How to Put Recommendation of the European Commission into Practice

Implementation Handbook Published on How to Put Recommendation of the European Commission into Practice

The EU Alliance for Investing in Children published on 1 April 2015 its “Implementation Handbook ...
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Protecting undocumented children: Promising policies and practices from governments

Protecting undocumented children: Promising policies and practices from governments

PICUM launched a new report entitled “Protecting undocumented children: Promising policies and practices from governments” ...
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Side Event at the 28th Session of the UN Human Rights Council

Side Event at the 28th Session of the UN Human Rights Council

The Economic, Social and Cultural Rights of Migrants in an Irregular Situation The Office of ...
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Migrants in the Mediterranean: mourning deaths, not saving lives

Migrants in the Mediterranean: mourning deaths, not saving lives

By Maria Giovanna Manieri and Elisabeth Schmidt-Hieber.  This article was first published by OpenSecurity on ...
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‘Istanbul Convention’ – How Civil Society Can Engage in the Monitoring Process

‘Istanbul Convention’ – How Civil Society Can Engage in the Monitoring Process

By Eve Geddie, PICUM Programmes Director. The Council of Europe Convention on Preventing and Combating ...
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Special Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants discussing policy developments in Brussels

Special Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants discussing policy developments in Brussels

The United Nations Special Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants, François Crépeau, visited Brussels ...
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PICUM Working Group on Access to Health Care for Undocumented Migrants

PICUM Working Group on Access to Health Care for Undocumented Migrants

By Lilana Keith, PICUM Programme Officer. Focus on: children’s health, local and regional service provision ...
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