"What is your story" handwritten with white chalk on a blackboard

Refugee in Brussels

I signed for the YeP project to get to know more about immigrants and immigration. I wanted to see immigrants with my own eyes and interview them. I’ve met many immigrants in the center where my mother works but I’ve noticed they all have different stories to tell. My story is about the first time I actually dared to start… Read more →

Sanae

I got in contact with refugees in Croatia, their reality and circumstances in which they live has shocked me deeply. I participated in the project as I wanted to face reality and not just from behind the screen, be in direct contact with these people and what they are going through and to see what the government is doing for… Read more →

Vluchtelingen in Slavonski Brod, Kroatië

Mijn naam is Anita, ik kom uit Bulgarije. Ik heb 5 jaar Arabisch gestudeerd in de universiteit van Sofia. Nadat afstudeerde ben ik naar Kroatië gegaan waar ik momenteel bij mijn man woon. Enkele maanden nadat ik in Kroatië aankwam begon de vluchtelingencrisis in Europa. Er was een jobaanbieding bij UNICEF. Ik ben begonnen met werken als tolk voor UNICEF… Read more →

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His name was Krishan Lal

Hello everyone, I would like to thank my parents and the entire team for the opportunity they gave me to participate in this wonderful project. My name is Priti I am working as an IT support and I am Indian and Mauritian as well. I choose to present the story of my father because he is my strength and my… Read more →

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Youth e-Perspectives on Migration peer-to-peer events – a great success!

Remember our project Youth e–Perspectives on Migration (YeP) and our training for young people called Find-Tell-Act (using digital media to tackle issues as the refugee crisis and migration)? After the training in Croatia, where they learned a lot about the empowering side of digital media and the refugee crisis, Autumn 2016 was the time for our young participants to act!… Read more →

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Ontmoeting met “Stop Mare Mortum”

De YeP-deelnemers uit Barcelona hebben tijdens de maand oktober de vergaderingen van het burgerplatform  ‘Stop Mare Mortum’ dat vecht tegen mensenrechtenschendingen bijgewoond. Dit om te begrijpen hoe ze in Barcelona werken en hun ervaring in het YeP-project te delen. Stop Mare Mortum is opgericht na de dood van ongeveer 900 mensen aan de Italiaanse kust op 19 april 2015. Een… Read more →