Human rights

Sira Ruiz

The 'Obrim Fronteres Caravan' is fighting for human rights, travelling different territories and denouncing the human tragedy of forced migration. We talk about this with one of its activists.

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Amiens, France, view

Open call for participants to the event ‘Ready, Set... Peace Action!’ that will take place in France from the 15th to the 20th October

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Justice and Peace Barcelona.   Source: Justice and Peace Barcelona

With the title “Water: a source of life A Human Right and a responsibility for Europe”, this meeting will be part of the celebrations for the 50th anniversary of Justice and Peace Barcelona and the General Commission of Justice and Peace Spain.

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In Italy, Spain and other countries we see racist and xenophobic speeches and policies rising, aggressions and violence against migrant people and activists being normalized… just like we are back to our darkest times.

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Simbra, one of the girls who will take part in the project.   Source: Fundació Germina

A part of the project Open Your Borders will be funded through a crowdfunding campaign aiming to raise €1,500.

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The members of the 'Caravana Obrim Fronteres' during the farewell speech at Riace.

The aim of this project is to denounce the violation of human rights generated by the migration policies of the European Union.

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Romest network against Eastern Romanis' invisibilization.

‘Vincle’ is the Catalan word for ‘bounding’, and it is also the name of a local association that work with issues related to housing, community life and immigration issues. 

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Although the issue of refugees is more present today than in 2015, it still goes unnoticed, and only hits the headlines when many people die, or to stir up a controversy.

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Nigerian girls and women abducted by Boko Haram

Amnesty International denounces that the 276 girls kidnapped by Boko Haram in Chibok on 2014 have been sexually abused by their ‘ rescuers’, mainly soldiers from the Nigerian Army. Last March, 110 more schoolgirls were abducted .

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Europe is a community, a community of people, with a shared and inter-connected cultural heritage, that has volunteers and volunteering at its heart.

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Fleeing to avoid a life in hiding.   Source: CCAR.

The aim is to denounce the serious violation occurring in many countries of the basic rights of LGBTI people, who can seek asylum in Spain.

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Doctors Without Borders staff distribute take-home kits for Ebola survivors. Photo: Morgana Wingard, Flickr

The website's aim is to raise awareness among citizens and collect donations to send them to disadvantaged countries where they help to develop their projects.

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