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ICMC Secretary General Celebrates 50 Years of Priesthood

ICMC Secretary General Celebrates 50 Years of Priesthood

On 27 May 2022, Msgr. Robert J. Vitillo, Secretary General of the International Catholic Migration Commission (ICMC) for the past...
ICMC Supports Healthy Family Interactions in Refugee Communities

ICMC Supports Healthy Family Interactions in Refugee Communities

On the occasion of the International Day of Families, 15 May, the International Catholic Migration Commission (ICMC) gathered stories from...
Statement

NGOs Call for Action To Protect Children at EU Borders

December 10, 2021

ICMC Europe and over 20 other NGOs urge governments to protect migrant children at Europe’s borders. Solidarity and responsibility-sharing in the EU asylum and migration system must prioritize safe routes to family reunion and international protection, not containment, pushbacks and returns.

Creating Peace at Home: ICMC Malaysia’s New Video Series 2

Creating Peace at Home: ICMC Malaysia’s New Video Series

In response to COVID-19 lockdowns, ICMC Malaysia’s Peace-at-Home videos provide activities for families to do together, as well as tips...
Azizur's Chicken Curry

Azizur’s Chicken Curry

Zahidah's Prawn Curry

Zahidah’s Prawn Curry

Mariam's Lentil Soup

Mariam’s Lentil Soup

Fatemah's Fish Curry

Fatemah’s Fish Curry

Statement

Prioritize Family Reunification in Response to the Situation in Afghanistan

August 31, 2021

ICMC and the other signatories to this statement plead with the members of the Family Reunification Network to consider family reunification procedures as a priority in their response to the situation in Afghanistan.

New Research by ICMC Jordan Maps the Impact of COVID-19 on Household Violence Against Children

New Research by ICMC Jordan Maps the Impact of COVID-19 on Household Violence Against Children

Community-based research recommends future actions based on the experiences of refugee and Jordanian parents and children. As the global response...
Publication

Violence Against Children in the Household: Protection Monitoring Report 2020-21

July 7, 2021

Statement

Child Rights in the Global Compact for Migration, UNECE Regional Review

November 24, 2020

At the UNECE Regional Review of the Global Compact for Migration, the Initiative for Child Rights pleaded with governments to prioritize children’s best interest, end child detention, facilitate family reunification, and protect children from the dangers of COVID-19.

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New EU Pact on Migration and Asylum Is Not Yet the Fresh Start Needed, NGOs Argue

Some elements of the new Pact on Migration and Asylum for the European Union (EU) constitute a positive change in...
Statement

New EU Pact on Migration and Asylum Is Not Yet the Fresh Start Needed

October 19, 2020

New policy proposals on migration and asylum released by the European Commission in September 2020 risk limiting the access to protection and fair asylum procedures. A group of 82 civil society organizations, including ICMC Europe, analyze the proposals in a joint statement.

Moria Fire: More Than Ever, Europe Must Protect, says German Archbishop

Source: German Bishop's Conference

The Archbishop of Hamburg and ICMC Governing Committee member Stefan Hesse called the fire that destroyed Moria refugee camp in Greece a "foretold catastrophe." NGOs have denounced the camp's dangerous conditions for years. Archbishop Hesse says Europe must find the political will to welcome people seeking protection in a humane manner.

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