Initiative Welcome and Are You Syrious on Wednesday presented a report in which they conclude, based on observations and interviews, that Croatian authorities have been forcibly detaining refugees in closed-off sections of the refugee transit centre at Slavonski Brod, thus systematically violating their human rights, and called for immediately ensuring free movement for those people. […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
U zatvorenom dijelu kampa 314 ljudi se i dalje nada kako neće biti vraćeni prema Grčkoj. Upravo za njih, kao i tisuće drugih izbjeglica, na Markovom trgu večeras su stotine prosvjednika i prosvjednica izrazile protviljenje odlukama hrvatske vlade i vlada zemalja na tzv. balkanskoj ruti te Europske unije o zatvaranju granica za izbjeglice, jer se time ugrožavaju […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Despite the harsh weather, the initiatives ‘Welcome!’ and ‘Are You Syrious?’ attracted some 500 people to the “Closing of Borders Kills” protest in St. Mark’s Square in Zagreb against the closing of the so-called Balkan Route, which has left more than 40,000 people trapped at the Greek border. „People are seeking peace and safety. These […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Motivated by the announcements made by the press that the Government of the Republic of Croatia will soon start the amendment procedure of the Law on State Border control, Centre for Peace, Non-Violence and Human Rights Osijek, Centre for Peace Studies, Welcome! Initiative, Miramida Centar and Regional Address for Non-Violent Action are wondering: Who is […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Report on Human Rights Violations and Push-Backs against People travelling towards Germany Conducted by Austrian, Slovenian and Croatian Authorities This short report ties in to the reports on human rights violations and push backs conducted by Slovenian and Croatian authorities, published by Moving Europe on the 2nd and 18th of February 2016. It illustrates how […]Continue Reading... No Comments.