Everything on getting the European governments to finally act in accordance with Human Rights and the Geneva Conventions.
Humans, Not Chess Pieces!
For Refugee Week culminating in World Refugee Day on 20.6.2020, we want to raise awareness about the horrors refugees have to endure across our borders, being used as pawns in political games.
Violence and Systematic Degradation of Refugees on the Border
From the end of February up until March 26th, between 15,000 and 20,000 asylum seekers were gathered at the border crossing Pazarkule with the hope of entering into EU territory. Throughout the duration of this period, they were subjected to various acts of violence and human rights violations. In this post, we collected the most important events.
What you can do now!
Due to Corona, the possibility for demonstrations and political protest as well as help on the ground is limited right now. Nevertheless, help is needed maybe more than ever. If you feel as helpless as we did and want to help pressure our governments to finally act – here are some ideas on what to do right now!