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27 Jun 2016 description

Joint NGO statement ahead of the European Council of 28-29 June 2016 NGOs strongly condemn new EU policies to contain migration

At the upcoming European Council, European Union (EU) leaders will discuss the European Commission’s Communication on a new Partnership Framework with third countries. The Communication proposes an approach which aims to leverage existing EU and Member States' external cooperation instruments and tools in order to stem migration to Europe.

17 Mar 2016 description

Dear European Leaders:

As organisations working directly with refugees and migrants in Europe, we ask European Union Member States present at the European Council meeting of 17th and 18th March 2016 to take the opportunity to come together in solidarity and conclude bold, unified and decisive policies to address the humanitarian crisis.

09 Oct 2015 description

The European Union and its Member States must urgently scale up their responses to the refugee crisis in the Middle East and Europe as winter approaches before more lives get lost, five major humanitarian organisations said today.

As another high-level EU migration meeting convenes on October 8, the organisations – CARE International, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC), Welthungerhilfe, International Catholic Migration Committee (ICMC), and World Vision – called for a common and comprehensive approach that addresses root causes of displacement and prioritizes human rights.

04 Jul 2001 description
report World Vision

by Rudina Vojvoda

16 Jun 1999 description
report World Vision

On Sunday 13 June 1999 World Vision re-entered Kosovo after nearly three months of bombing.

20 Apr 1999 description
report World Vision

Funds needed now as supplies run low

12 Apr 1999 description
report World Vision

Reported by Kevin Cook and Brian Jonson, Regional Communications Director and Regional Communications Assistant

07 Apr 1999 description
report World Vision

Aussie Aid Worker Appeals for Resources

  • A shipment of $819,000 worth of urgently-needed clothing donated by World Vision Australia has arrived off Montenegro but is sitting in international waters while ports in the Yugoslavian province remain potential NATO targets.
01 Apr 1999 description
report World Vision

(revised April 1)

25 Mar 1999 description
report World Vision

What: Relief workers evacuated from Kosovo now face a tense, frustrating wait in neighboring Macedonia. Four vehicles belonging to aid organizations were destroyed today by a rock-throwing mob in Skopje, Macedonia, just 40 kilometers south of the Kosovo border.