‘It’s Like the End of the World’

At the Turkish border with Syria, tales of the desperation unfolding on the other side, where some 900,000 people are fleeing a Syrian assault.

The 'invisible' migrants of North Macedonia

In Tabanovce camp, the largest camp for migrants in North Macedonia, at the border with Serbia, there are only 15 migrants at the moment: A surprising number for a country that has been crossed by tens of thousands of migrants since the beginning of the migrant crisis in 2015.

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.