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International Solidarity with Search and Rescue in the Mediterranean

65 national and international organizations across Europe have sent out a call to their representatives in government to open their eyes to the plight of those attempting the Mediterranean crossing and to support and celebrate those attempting to save lives, rather than vilifying and confounding them. As SKOP, Malta's NGO platform, we write representing [...]

By |2019-02-07T18:06:57+00:00February 2nd, 2019|News|Comments Off on International Solidarity with Search and Rescue in the Mediterranean

Migration disputes should not be solved by putting people’s lives at risk

Joint Italian and Maltese NGO Statement on incidents relating to people rescued at sea Whilst we welcome the recent developments in relation to the disembarkation of rescued people on board the Alexander Maersk cargo and the ongoing coordination between the Governments of Italy, Malta, France and Spain, we urge all actors involved to immediately secure the disembarkation [...]

By |2019-02-07T17:46:04+00:00June 27th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Migration disputes should not be solved by putting people’s lives at risk

‘Education for Change (E4C)’ Presidency Project Launched

"E4C - Educating for Change", the Presidency Project of the Maltese Development NGO Platform SKOP, was launched this morning at The Palace Hotel Sliema. The project is aimed at putting human rights and social justice on the agenda of Malta's Presidency of the European Union. The Conference started with a welcome speech by SKOP [...]

By |2019-02-07T17:46:05+00:00January 30th, 2017|News|0 Comments