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Il successo – parziale – delle organizzazioni della società civile e dei politici di buona volontà. A report by Focsiv, February 2017. (This document is only available in Italian)
Migrant and refugee crisis in Europe: a time to act urgently while reflecting on the roots of the crisis
In the first seven months of 2015, 340 000 migrants and refugees arrived in the European Union (EU), according to Frontex, the agency coordinating EU border controls.
In the aftermath of the earthquake that struck Nepal on April 25, millions of lives have been forever changed and the country has been overwhelmed by the scale of the tragedy.
CIDSE expresses its concern about the continuing tragedy of migrant deaths in the Mediterranean Sea.
In the aftermath of the Haiti earthquake in 2010, CIDSE member organisations (MOs) acted immediately by providing humanitarian assistance and have since then been working together with Haitian civil society strengthening their capacities, and they have accompanied local organisations in the reconstruction work.
Pope Francis has on several occasions spoken on topics important to CIDSE's work, whether in his speech to the European Parliament, when giving an audience to volunteers of CIDSE member organisation Focsiv, in a message to the COP20 Climate Conference or in addressing participants in the World Meeting of Popular Movements.
Ahead of International Volunteer Day, Pope Francis greeted more than 2000 volunteers from CIDSE's Italian member organisation Focsiv at an audience.
The following CIDSE members work in South Sudan
In occasion of the 40th anniversary of CIDSE's Italian member organisation FOCSIV and CEFA, the two NGOs organise an event on landgrabbing in Bologna (26-27 October). (Article in Italian)