News & Updates

Protecting undocumented children: Promising policies and practices from governments

PICUM's new report entitled “Protecting undocumented children: Promising policies and practices from governments”gathers practices in the areas of education, health care, protection from violence, and non-detention, alongside some available data and relevant policy documents at EU level.

Posted on 19 March 2015

PICUM Bulletin — 17 March 2015

Posted on 17 March 2015

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

The Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) in collaboration with the Permanent Mission of the Republic of Argentina, is hosting a side event at the 28th session of the UN Human Rights Council on 11 March 2015 in Geneva to discuss the rights of irregular migrants.

Posted on 9 March 2015

Migrants in the Mediterranean: mourning deaths, not saving lives

The death toll in the Mediterranean continues to rise and another incident has claimed the lives of 300 migrants. Maria Giovanna Manieri and Elisabeth Schmidt-Hieber explain how border security is prioritised over saving migrants' lives and the lack of political will to find durable solutions such as the creation of more regular channels.

Posted on 6 March 2015