Policy Note: Time to Commit: Using the Global Refugee Forum

Policy Note: Time to Commit: Using the Global Refugee Forum

ECRE’s Recommendations for Implementation of the GCR in and by Europe, Focussing on Using the Global Refugee Forum The Global Compact on Refugees (GCR) was adopted by a majority of UN Member States, including EU Member States (MS), in December 2018. The Compact is not...
#VoicesOfECRE: Eero Janson

#VoicesOfECRE: Eero Janson

Interview with Eero Janson Chair of the Estonian Refugee Council and representative for the Nordic Baltic region at the ECRE board ECRE is an alliance of 104 NGOs across 41 European countries and its diverse membership ranges from large INGOs with global presence to...
Med: At Least Nine People Dead after Shipwreck off Lanzarote

Med: At Least Nine People Dead after Shipwreck off Lanzarote

A shipwreck off Lanzarote brings the overall number of deaths of people trying to cross the Mediterranean to reach Europe close to 1100. Meanwhile, five states agreed to distribute 88 people rescued by the NGO vessel Alan Kurdi. At least nine people died in a...