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PICUM Bulletin — 19 December 2014

Posted on 19 December 2014

President of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe endorses PICUM’s terminology campaign

Anne Brasseur, President of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE), speaking on the eve of International Migrants Day (18 December 2014) highlighted the need to use accurate terminology in reference to undocumented migrants and endorsed PICUM's 'Words Matter' campaign.

Posted on 18 December 2014

INTERNATIONAL MIGRANTS’ DAY: STOP USING THE TERM ‘ILLEGAL MIGRANT’!

On the occasion of International Migrants’ Day on 18 December 2014, migrants’ rights advocates from across Europe urge media, policymakers and others who have a key role in influencing public views on migration to stop using ‘illegal migrant’ and adopt accurate and neutral terms in reference to undocumented migrants.

Posted on 17 December 2014

PICUM Working Group on Access to Health Care for Undocumented Migrants

This blog summarises the outcome of the discussion of PICUM’s working group meeting on access to health care for undocumented migrants on 14 October 2014 in Brussel which also saw the launch of a policy brief on access to health care and the role of local and regional authorities (available in English and German).

Posted on 17 December 2014