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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.

19 Apr 1999 description
report Concern Worldwide

Concern's first major consignment of emergency supplies arrived in Kukes, at the Albanian border with Kosovo, on Saturday (April 17th). Plastic sheeting, healthcare materials, water and sanitation equipment, feeding kits and blankets were among the supplies that were put to immediate use by Concern staff with the thousands of Kosovar refugees who have crossed into Albania over the last two days. A further consignment of 9,000 blankets was transported from Bulgaria, and distributed over the weekend by Concern.