This is the third instalment in Mark's blog series. To see the previous entry, click here. Hi! My name’s Mark and I’m a British nurse who normally works in an Emergency Department in central London. I am currently on my…
The conditions are inhumane, shameful, degrading.
We’re visiting the makeshift camps in the Rosarno area, Calabria, where migrants who come to the area annually to harvest oranges every year live.
J. is one of the survivors of the shipwreck on 6 November, 30 miles off the Libyan coast.
In June, we witnessed the landing of over 2000 migrants at the port of Augusta.
I've been in Augusta since Tuesday. I've witnessed the landing of 712 people.
Closing Italian ports to NGO rescue ships will be another obstacle to the safety of thousands of people.
A newly-arrived refugee in Sicily describes the traumatic Mediterranean crossing.
An update from Sicily.
"In front of me, in the middle of the sea between Italy and Libya, were hundreds of youngsters. We rescued them one by one."