IOM - 2019 refugee numbers

IOM: Mediterranean Arrivals Reach 110,699 in 2019; Deaths Reach 1,283. World Deaths Fall. Read more

Save our soles - By RAISE

RASIE have just launched their ‘Save Our Soles’ appeal is specifically for children’s shoes! Read more

UNHCR - Global Refugee Forum

Historic forum yields pledges of jobs, education for refugees. Read more

MPs to vote on plan to scrap protections for child refugee family reunion.

The new bill bill ‘tears up’ protections for child refugees. Read more

Nea Kavala Refugee Camp

Hell in Northern Greece Read more

Overcrowding - Greece must act.

Greece must act to end dangerous overcrowding in island reception centres, EU support crucial Read more

Fire in Lesvos at Moria

Riots at Greek refugee camp on Lesbos after fatal fire. Government says it will step up transfers to the mainland after unrest at overcrowded camp. Read more

Aid workers warn of catastrophe in Greek refugee camps

At least 24,000 people are trapped in vastly overcrowded Aegean island camps in squalid conditions Read more

Turkey suspends deal with the EU on migrant readmission

The Turkish government has announced its suspension of the readmission agreement concluded with the EU in 2016, the so-called ‘EU-Turkey deal’. Watch this space as this could have a major impact on the work of Hope and Aid Direct. Read more

Recent Lesvos arrivals

Lesvos arrival numbers for June. Read more

Attack on Libyan Detention Centre

Attack on Libyan Detention Centre an "Appalling Breach of International Law" - UN Network on Migration Read more

Lord Dubs on Child Refugees

Lord Dubs, via Channel 5 on Twitter asks the government not to break thier pledge on child refugees. Read more

Refugees journey from Nigeria - ITV News

A story about African migrants from Nigeria being trafficked to Libya. Presented by Rageh Omaar and Julie Etchingham Read more

UN Tells Italy Proposed Decree Violates Migrants' Rights

UN to Italy: Proposed decree closing ports to aid groups violates migrants' human rights. Read more

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MSF call on European leaders to act

An MSF article about the current situation in Greece Read more

Human migration sparked by wars, disasters, and now climate

A short article and infographic published by National Geographic Read more

From Syria to Sanctuary.

An illustrated talk by Abdulazez Dukhan Abdulazez will be talking in various towns and cities in April. Come and join him to hear his story. Read more

Moria refugee camp the worst on earth.

The Moria refugee camp is a camp the has been supported for the past few years by Hope and Aid Direct. MSF recently suggested it is the worst camp on earth. Here is the BBC video covering the story. Read more

Samos is new Lesvos

Greece races to move refugees from island likened to a 'new Lesbos' Read more