At this moment our ship is located off the coast of Lampedusa, waiting to receive information on how and where to guarantee our guests the care they need.
The situation must change following this latest tragedy.
We laid everything inside it out on the deck.
We must unite to defeat all these crises, in the name of a better world for all based in the principle of equality.
That’s the side we will always be on, and we will keep going back out to sea to defend anyone fleeing war or poverty.’
We are waiting to know when and how they can disembark.
There can be no safe treatment without a safe healthcare environment, and there can be no safe patient without a safe healthcare worker.
After carrying out three rescue missions between 08/09 and 10/09, two in the Maltese SAR area, and one in the Libyan SAR area, the Open Arms vessel has been waiting for six days for a safe harbour to disembark 278 people on board,…
At the moment the bridge of the Open Arms is hosting more than 270 people. They need a safe harbour.
Two of the four women rescued from the Mediterranean are pregnant.