The Constitutional Court of Croatia has passed a temporary postponement of execution of the extradition of Kurdish refugee Nurettin Oral to Turkey. Extradition of Oral is forbidden until the decision on the constitutional appeal is final. Should the Constitutional Court adopt the constitutional appeal and should it deny disputed settlement, the decision is to be […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
After the release of the article Potresne priče izbjeglica zaglavljenih pred vratima EU-a: Hrvatski policajci natjerali su me da skinem cipele i bos se vratim u Srbiju (Engl. Disturbing experiences of refugees stuck at the gate of the EU: Croatian police forced me to take my shoes off and to return to Serbia barefoot), one of the […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Today, on 15 January 2018, at the beginning of the second semester of the school year, we wish to speak about twenty-eight child asylum-seekers from Iraq, Afghanistan, Iran, Syria and Turkey who enrolled in one of the primary schools in Zagreb a year ago, at the start of the second semester. Some of these children […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Deaths of refugees do not only occur in far-away countries which refugees flee from, or in the Mediterranean and the Aegean Sea, but they also happen at the borders of the Republic of Croatia and neighboring countries. A few days ago an Iraqi asylum seeker was found dead frozen in Gorski kotar. Unfortunately, this is not an […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
“SOKAK – the project on Diversity and Curiosity” realized by Center for Cultural Decontamination Belgrade, is dedicated to the integration of migrant and local communities through culture and art activities, giving them the opportunity to express themselves, to give voice of creativity and the right to speak in the environment marked as the “migrant crisis”. […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
The larger number of refugees who have been in Serbia for a long time, some for a year, decided to return to Greece, said Info Park from Belgrade. They are tired of waiting for a decision on whether their international protection will be granted and they lost all the hope; in 2017 Serbia has only approved […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
The Security Intelligence Agency (SOA) has published this year’s annual report. While we welcome the efforts of security institutions to be more transparent to citizens, we are concerned about some of the interpretations on their behalf, in the realm of the international humanitarian and refugee law. Namely, submitting a request for international protection immediately upon first […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
After multiple warnings on illegal pushbacks of refugees, police forces continue with this violent and unlawful practice. This week an underaged boy was almost pushed back from Croatia after his asylum request was ignored. The underaged boy entered Croatia with a document belonging to another person, which is a common thing since most refugees do […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
From 11th to 15th of this month, the Creative Camp is taking place in Kaštel Kambelovac. It is held as part of the „Good hosts“ campaign. The Creative camp is carried out with the help of citizens who donated money, volunteers, associate organizations and the media who supported the campaign. Creative Camp is hosting children who are […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
The Court of Justice of the European Union in Luxembourg issued a multilateral ruling stating that Croatia is responsible for considering requests for international protection of people who “massively crossed its border during the migration crisis 2015-2016.” According to the data of the Croatian Ministry of Interior Affairs, during 2016, 637 people have already been returned by the […]Continue Reading... No Comments.