Migration

Announcement to close PIKPA-Camp on Lesvos - MEPs approach regional governor!

Since 2012, PIKPA refugee camp has been an important self-organised space for hosting refugees, supported by thousands of volunteers. It plays a crucial role…

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Plenary Speech: What happens in the Mediterranean right now is a scandal!

Do you remember Lampedusa? In the last couple of days, hundreds of lives have been lost once again in the Mediterranean. Meanwhile, rescue boats are forced to…

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Ska on EU Summit: "It buries the right to asylum in Europe"

"This summit buries the right to asylum in Europe. In future, it becomes nearly impossible to apply for asylum on European soil. The heads of State and…

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Save #Aquarius - Create a European Asylum System

It is outrageous that human rights of refugees have become a matter of political campaigning. If we cherish our values, we must follow basic humanitarian law…

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Aquarius: Refugees stranded at sea shows urgent need for Dublin reform

A rescue ship carrying 629 refugees, including pregnant women and children, has been refused permission to dock in Italy and Malta. The Aquarius, operated by…

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The EU-Turkey Statement and the Green Hotspots - A study

Ska Keller has criticised the EU-Turkey statement since its adoption in March 2016.The implementation of the EU-Turkey statement is closely interconnected with…

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Schengen and migration: More political pressure needed!

The European Commission presented its plans for the future of the Schengen area and the European refugee and migration policy. Greens/EFA co-president Ska…

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ECJ ruling on relocation scheme: EU Commission must get tough on boycotting Member States

The Greens/EFA group has called on the European Commission to take strong action against any Member State that continues to boycott the EU’s refugee relocation…

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Open letter to European Interior Ministers and the European Commission

Instead of attacking NGOs, Member States must finally engage in a joint European rescue fleet!

In this open letter Ska and other Members of the European…

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Refugees and Migration: Instead of attacking NGOs, Member States must offer real solutions

*Joint statement from Italian, French and German MEPs*

European Interior Ministers will meet tomorrow to discuss an action plan which they claim will support…

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A battle on solidarity

State of Play of the Reform of the Common European Asylum System

Briefing by Ska Keller

The ongoing reform of the Common European Asylum System is evolving…

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Stop blocking Dublin reform and open legal channels for migrants and refugees!

 

Ska Keller and Gianni Pittella joint open letter to the European Council

The S&D and Greens/EFA Groups in the European Parliament have sent a joint open…

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