Give Refugees the right to work. People seeking asylum are effectively prohibited from working in many countries. As a result, many are left to live in poverty, struggling to support themselves and their families, whilst the Government wastes the talents and economic power of thousands of people. Let’s change that!
More than 1,500 refugees and migrants have lost their lives attempting to cross the Mediterranean in the first seven months of 2018. 850 in June and July. It’s a crime to close borders for refugees. Providing assistance to people in need is a must.
A new report from FAO sounds alarm on overlooked emergencies. Some of the world’s most severely underfunded crises. Urgent humanitarian response required.