The “Aware Migrants” project was presented yesterday July 28, 2016 at the headquarters of the Association of the Foreign Press in Rome. In the presence of the Italian Minister of the Interior, Angelino Alfano, the General Prefect Mario Morcone, Carmelita Amendola, senior official of the Italian Minister of the Interior, and Federico Soda Director of the […]
According to the site “Libyan Herald”, a ship with onboard over sixty migrants floated back on the night of July 23 on the beach of Sabratha in Libya.
In Lanzarote, Canary Islands, an underwater museum dedicated to the victims of migration is about to be opened to the public.
The Italian Navy has made the recovery of corpses of migrants victim of a shipwreck happened in April 2015 off the coast of Libya. 675 is the final number of victims of this tragedy.
After the closure of the Balkan route has left tens of thousands of refugees stranded in Greece with nowhere to go. Smugglers are now offering a new service: A way back to Turkey.
The Malian artist Rokia Traoré joins the Aware Migrants Project and has agreed to work on an artistic proposal in support of a deeper awareness on the dangers of violence and exploitation during the migration. Rokia Traoré is a singer, musician, songwriter and performer from Mali, who currently lives between Mali, France and Belgium. Born in the suburbs of […]
The IOM reports an estimated 214,691 migrants and refugees entered Europe by sea in 2016 through 19 June. Deaths so far this year are 2,861.