AYS SPECIAL: A right to hope is one of the basic human rights

After two days, the Caravan of Hope is over. Whatever the views of individuals and organisations that forewarned people against joining the movement, we should focus our attentions on denouncing the disproportionate and systematic violence against people trying to exercise their right to freedom...

New leg new lease on life

After the closing of the Balkan route in March 2016, the irregular transit of refugees and migrants through the Republic of North Macedonia is very difficult and with many risks. Every year there are people that are losing their lives or getting injured. After the sad news that we wrote before,...

Another refugee tragedy in North Macedonia

One dead and 14 injured refugees were found on 30.03.2019 at 04:30 on the Udovo - Demir Kapija main road near the Vodisir River. Police Officers from the Regional Center for Border Affairs "South" found the deceased 27 y.o. S.I., a refugee from Bangladesh and another 14 refugees from Pakistan...

European policy institute Skopje-EPI

European policy institute Skopje-EPI has been elected as a research partner of the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights. The European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) elected the European Policy Institute - Skopje (EPI) as its partner from Macedonia to conduct research on...

Jobs in Greece provide a ray of light for migrants in difficult times

Finding work for refugees and migrants can be difficult at the best of times, but in Greece, hit hard by the economic crisis, that challenge can be even greater. But for a lucky few, a job or help setting up a business provide a ray of light and the promise of a brighter future.