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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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Protecting the rights of undocumented workers

Protecting the rights of undocumented workers

PICUM and the Polish organisation Stowarzyszenie Interwencji Prawnej (Association for Legal Intervention) today call on ...
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Organisations ask new EU Commissioner for Migration and Home Affairs to ensure the rights of all migrant children

Organisations ask new EU Commissioner for Migration and Home Affairs to ensure the rights of all migrant children

In a joint letter, a group of 26 migrants' rights and children's rights organisations urged ...
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Why a rights-based approach to migrant children? The case of undocumented children and families

Why a rights-based approach to migrant children? The case of undocumented children and families

By Lilana Keith, PICUM Programme Officer. The current approach to migrant children is piecemeal, focusing ...
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Child Rights Action Group Addresses New President of the European Commission in Open Letter

Child Rights Action Group Addresses New President of the European Commission in Open Letter

Dear Mr Juncker, The Child Rights Action Group (CRAG) congratulates you on your election as ...
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PICUM sends letter to The Guardian asking to change terminology

PICUM sends letter to The Guardian asking to change terminology

The Platform for International Cooperation on Undocumented Migrants (PICUM) sent the following letter to The ...
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PICUM Members Take the Floor

PICUM Members Take the Floor

This June, over 100 PICUM members came to Brussels to participate in PICUM’s 2014 Annual ...
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Destination Unknown campaign SPOT by Terre des Hommes

Listen to me! I am building my future

Originally posted by Terres des Hommes on Destination Unknown, on 20 June 2014. Geneva, 19th June ...
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What a Multicultural Cookbook can tell us about the Lives of Migrant Domestic Workers

What a Multicultural Cookbook can tell us about the Lives of Migrant Domestic Workers

By Mercedes Miletti. International cuisine has become very popular as recipes from different regions of ...
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Check Before You Vote: The European Parliament Resolution on Undocumented Women and the EU Elections

Check Before You Vote: The European Parliament Resolution on Undocumented Women and the EU Elections

By Louise Bonneau and Eve Geddie. As Europe prepares to go the polls this month ...
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A Child is a Child – How the European Union can Ensure the Rights of Undocumented Migrant Children

A Child is a Child – How the European Union can Ensure the Rights of Undocumented Migrant Children

Over the past decade of advocacy work for the rights of undocumented migrants, the Platform ...
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Voluntary return for undocumented migrants in Morocco, a solution for whom?

Voluntary return for undocumented migrants in Morocco, a solution for whom?

By Leila Marzo. After the boat tragedies off the shores of Lampedusa and Malta made ...
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PICUM WORKING GROUP ON ACCESS TO JUSTICE FOR UNDOCUMENTED WOMEN

PICUM WORKING GROUP ON ACCESS TO JUSTICE FOR UNDOCUMENTED WOMEN

By Eve Geddie, PICUM Programmes Director. An in depth-discussion about the Victims’ Directive The EU Directive ...
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PICUM Working Group Explores Legal Strategies in Advocating for Undocumented Migrants

PICUM Working Group Explores Legal Strategies in Advocating for Undocumented Migrants

By Maria Giovanna Manieri, PICUM Programme Officer The first meeting of the PICUM’s Working Group ...
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PICUM says thank you!

PICUM says thank you!

By Elisabeth Schmidt-Hieber, PICUM Communications Officer As Christmas approaches, PICUM has received many seasonal greetings ...
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The EU Must Do More to End the Exploitation of Seasonal Workers

The EU Must Do More to End the Exploitation of Seasonal Workers

By Eve Geddie, Programmes Director at PICUM. The debate on migration to the EU has ...
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Working group discusses how to end child detention and ensure access to services for undocumented migrant children and their families

Working group discusses how to end child detention and ensure access to services for undocumented migrant children and their families

By Nicola Delvino, Advocacy and Communications Intern at PICUM. PICUM hosted its third thematic working ...
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