Spain: Inhuman Reception Conditions for Children in Melilla

Spain: Inhuman Reception Conditions for Children in Melilla

On 10 March 2020, the Spanish newspaper El Pais published pictures of the reception centre La Purísima for unaccompanied minors, in the suburbs of Melilla, Spain, revealing a poor living conditions for the children hosted there. Pictures from the centre hosting 600...
Finnish Presidency Pushes For Widening Leverage on Returns

Finnish Presidency Pushes For Widening Leverage on Returns

In a discussion paper for EU member states representatives published by Statewatch, the Finnish presidency of the Council proposed concrete options to enhance the leverage of the EU to bring third countries to cooperate on readmission of their nationals. The punitive...