Podcast: Conference on smuggling of migrants

Secretary General Thorbjørn Jagland warned today against the dual problems of smuggling and human trafficking.

Podcast: Ambassador Tomáš Boček on Europe and migration

In this podcast, ahead of his fact-finding mission to Serbia and Hungary this week, Ambassador Bocek discusses Europe’s real migration numbers, the projections for this year, how states are responding to the newcomers and whether it is possible to take migration out of increasingly toxic political debates.

Podcast: What Germany can teach Europe about migrants and refugees

In this podcast, Anna Rurka, president of the Conference of International Non-Governmental Organisations (INGOs) discusses the good practices that have made Germany a leader among European nations in the reception of migrants and refugees.

New report highlights main challenges for migrant children in Europe

The ‘Thematic Report on migrant and refugee children,’ from.Tomáš Boček, the Special Representative of the Secretary General on Migration and Refugees (SRSG), is based on his experience gained during fact-finding missions in 2016.

Nils Muižnieks: Adoption of migrant reforms will tarnish Slovenia

The Commissioner for Human Rights Nils Muižnieks, has written to Dr Milan Brglez, the President of the National Assembly of Slovenia to warn law-makers that their adoption of the changes would “tarnish” the country’s image.