Eliminating the violence against migrant and refugee women in Macedonia

November 25, is the International Day for Elimination of all forms of violence against women. This year marks the beginning of this year's annual campaign “16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence”, which will end on December 10, when Human Rights Day is celebrated.

Balkan Region – Report September 2019

The Border Violence Monitoring Network has just published it’s September report analyzing collated testimony of pushbacks and police violence in the Western Balkans. The case material covers extensive violations along Croatia’s border with Bosnia-Herzegovina, chain refoulement from Slovenia,...

Another tragedy in the Aegean Sea

Another tragedy in the Aegean Sea, when a boat carrying at least 19 people capsized on it’s way towards Chios. Five children and two women found drowned.

One migrant dead, 11 injured after vehicle crashes into truck

One migrant died and 13 were injured in last night's traffic accident on the Demir Kapija - Negotino highway. Four of the seriously injured were taken to Skopje clinics, all aged about 22 to 25 years. Ten migrants were from Pakistan and three were from Bangladesh.

Former child refugee reunited with aid worker who gave her a bike

Mevan Babakar uses Twitter to find man whose gift brought her joy more than 20 years ago A former child refugee who posted an online callout to track down a camp worker who gave her a bike has found and met the man whose generosity brought her joy.