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Thank you, happy holiday - and a report from Bangladesh

As we wind down on 2016, we want to give a sincere shout out to the many friends, old and new, who have shared their donations and messages of solidarity and support. Read more >

Today - Shout Out - Tweet Storm - for Int'l Migrants' Day

Join the Migrants' Day 'Tweet Storm' Today Read more >

Get ready for Int'l Migrants Day, Dec. 18

Gearing up for International Migrants Day -- December 18:

Challenging racism and xenophobia, detentions and deportations --Lifting up human rights and justice for all migrants and refugees Read more >

Safe passage for migrants sought

International migrant rights activists at a global forum on migration and human rights in Dhaka yesterday observed that migrants and refugees seeking safe routes through international borders should be allowed to move and provide necessary assistances to ensure their human rights. Read more >

Migration control is not only about keeping people out – UN experts call for vision and leadership

NEW YORK (24 October 2016) – Migration governance cannot be only about closing borders and keeping people out, said two United Nations human rights experts calling on UN member states to develop long-term strategies and policies to facilitate rather than restrict migration. Read more >

Fenced Out - A New Age of Walls: Episode Two

Until the upheaval of 2015, Europe was home to the world’s most open frontiers. But within months, a messy effort to halt a mass flow of migrants fleeing wars in Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan cascaded into the construction of more border fences than anywhere else on the globe. For the most part, the once-open door to Europe has closed.

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