Eftars during the Holy Month of Ramadan

By tradition, as in previous years, this year, too, Legis organizes eftars (dinner) and sehours (breakfast) during the holy month of Ramadan for the refugees/migrants in the transit centres in Macedonia.

Food as a social glue between refugees and locals in Macedonia

On May 28, Legis held the fourth intercultural workshop between refugees and locals in Tabanovce camp. The workshop involved community-building between refugees and locals by means of preparing traditional local dishes, as well as traditional dishes of Syrian dishes.

IOM Workshop: Enhancing Counter-Trafficking in Crisis in the Western Balkans

On 8th of May 2018 in Budva, Montenegro, IOM organised regional conference and workshop on subject: Enhancing Counter Trafficking in Crisis in the Western Balkans. There were present organisations that works with migrants and anti-trafficking from Macedonia, Kosovo, Albania, Montenegro, Serbia,...

Training course of Legis in Bosnia

On 12th of May 2018, in organisation with the Centre of Education and Research “Nahla” from Bihać, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Legis held a one-day training named “Humane Treatment of the Refugees” aimed at volunteers and activists of various NGOs, as well as representatives of the Ministry of...

Let’s share a meal!

Legis NGO is opening a call for young people from the Republic of Macedonia for the purpose of participating in the fourth intercultural workshop. The one-day workshop will take place on 28 May in Tabanovce transit centre for refugees, Kumanovo.

Donation of a Vehicle for a Single Parent

Thanks to regular donors who quickly responded to the call for donation, a vehicle was bought, and afterwards all the bureaurocratic procedures were completed, such as obtaining paperwork, then registration and getting car plates, technical vehicle inspection, etc. In the end, the president of...

Syrian, Macedonian and Albanian Women Share Their Experience with Migration

On 27 April, Legis organized the first public debate as part of its awareness-raising campaign on migration, under the title of “Migration through the Eyes of 3 Women”. The event was organised within the framework of the project "Building Bridges: Intersection of local, migrant and refugee...

Legis continues with video story-sharing for awareness-raising

Legis has recently started an awareness-raising campaign with focus on sharing of personal stories of people with migrant/refugee experience, in cooperation with Stella. The campaign draws a parallel between refugees that have transited or are currently in Macedonia on the one hand and local...

Human trafficking prevention training

Why are refugees a particularly vulnerable category when it comes to human trafficking? To what kind of risks are they exposed? What are the specific risks to which women refugees are exposed? How can human trafficking be prevented?

PICUM General Assembly 2018

The General Assembly is a key part of PICUM’s annual calendar and took place on 20-21 April 2018 in Brussels, Belgium. It provides an important opportunity for members to mobilise around key issues, engage policy makers, develop strategies, and steer the direction of the PICUM network. Since...

Commemorating 26th of April 2015

Toay 26th of April we are commemorating the day when Legis took the initiative of having the Law on Asylum amended, on 26th of April 2015. In order to regulate the transit of the so-called “illegal migrants” through Macedonia, and in order to protect them from accidents and unpleasant situations...

Migration Тhrough the Еyes of 3 Women

Why do people leave their countries to migrate? Can parallels be drawn between Macedonians who migrate abroad and refuges from different countries who leave their homes? In what specific ways are women in particular affected by migration?