Perfect people don't fight, they don't lie, they don't make mistakes and they don't exist.
— Aristotele
 Grecia
  • One-third of 100,000 refugee and migrant children arrived in Europe alone in 2016

    Source: UN Children's Fund, REACH Initiative Country: Afghanistan, Algeria, Greece, Iraq, Italy, Libya, Niger, Syrian Arab Republic, Turkey, WorldMost of the children in Italy were lone boys from West and Horn of Africa who made the decision to migrate individually, while 91% of children in Greece arrived with their family. Over 100,000 ...

  • Trafficking of women for sexual exploitation fast increasing - NCW

    The National Council of Women says it strongly supports and looks forward to the proposed steps to be taken by the Office of the Attorney General and the Malta Police Force to review and propose reforms on current procedures concerning the identification of victims of human trafficking before the initiation ...

  • Lone migrant children left unprotected in Greece

    Source: Human Rights Watch Country: Afghanistan, Greece, Iraq, Syrian Arab Republic, WorldUnaccompanied migrant children in Lesbos are being incorrectly identified as adults and housed with unrelated adults, leaving them vulnerable to abuse and unable to access the specific care they need, HRW said.Flawed Procedures Leave Those on Lesbos at Risk of ...

  • Migration: Rights group warns of ‘perfect storm’ as EU looks to Libya

    Europe has made a dangerous turn on the Mediterranean Sea as it looks to Libya for help in slowing the number of migrants attempting to reach the continent in flimsy boats, Amnesty International said in a report released Thursday. The organization called the European Union's strategy of training the Libyan ...

  • Another last chance in Cyprus

    The Turkish and Greek Cypriot leaders, along with foreign ministers of the three guarantor states Turkey, Greece and Britain, came together for open-ended discussions on the future of Cyprus in the Swiss resort of Crans-Montana on June 28

  • Greece, Greek Cyprus dreaming: Turkish FM

    The Greek Cypriot and Greek sides are “dreaming” when they push for lifting all guarantees. Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu said yesterday, when he was speaking to journalists on the sidelines of the talks in the Swiss Alpine resort of Crans-Montana

  • EU leaders boost support for Libya to halt migrant exodus

    European Union leaders pledged today to boost their support for conflict-ravaged Libya as the number of people fleeing Africa on crowded, unsafe boats for better lives in Europe continues to rise.European Council President Donald Tusk said the central Mediterranean Sea route to Italy for unauthorized migrants "remains critical in terms ...

  • As Brexit talks begin, Europe sees economic upswing over UK

    When Britain voted to leave the European Union a year ago, proponents argued that the British economy was being held back by the slow-growing, dysfunctional bloc.A year on, and with the Brexit divorce talks finally starting, the situation is radically different.Britain's economy is growing more slowly than Greece's, its households ...

  • How European migration policies are keeping families apart - OXFAM

    Source: Oxfam Country: Afghanistan, Greece, Nigeria, Syrian Arab Republic, Turkey, WorldThis report identifies the impact of European migration policies on family unity and calls on the governments of EU member states to protect the right to family life of refugees. SUMMARY In 2015, nearly a million people crossed the Aegean fleeing persecution or ...

  • Maltese Presidency adopts Council conclusions on EU priorities on health

    EU Health Ministers adopted Council conclusions on EU priorities to tackle childhood overweight and obesity, and voluntary co-operation between health systems. The adoption took place today during the Council for Health Ministers, (EPSCO) in Luxembourg, chaired by the Maltese Health Minister and President of the Council Chris Fearne.The Council adopted ...