Between August 8th and 10th two shipwrecks occurred just off Yemen’s shores, and victims appear to have died in atrocious circumstances after being deliberately drowned by smugglers. The first drowning...

In July 2017, arrivals decreased by more than 50% compared to the same month in 2016. Nevertheless, people still talk about “being invaded” and limiting migration flows as much as...

Migration is undeniably the defining issue of our era. Despite being rooted in human history and a distinctive feature of mankind, it is now being presented as something tragically new. Every...

I was born in Reggio Calabria and I have spent most of my life close to the sea. By choice or by chance I have always lived near the sea,...

With MOAS being at the forefront of the current humanitarian crisis delivering post-rescue care, I have experienced first-hand the appalling consequences of rape and impunity on women’s bodies. After being...