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Policy and campaigns

No to the ‘wall of shame’ in Calais!

On 18 December, migrants and the civil society organisations that work with them, the Emmaus movement and the Organisation for Universal Citizenship are calling for people to take part in a large-scale awareness-raising event on International Migrants’ Day in Calais and throughout France: Read more ...

Solidarity

Political action and solidarity within the Movement

The World Council for Political Action and International Solidarity was held from 5-7 November at Montreuil (France). Its aim: to get a take on the collective action being carried out in the Movement in anticipation of the forthcoming 2016 World Assembly (which will bring together all member organisations to determine the main directions of the Movement).

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Policy and campaigns

Support civil society in Burkina Faso

There is growing concern about the situation in Burkina Faso, where in the last few days there have been general strikes, protests and clashes with police. Emmaus Africa, whose board has met in Togo, and Emmaus International reiterate that they lend their full support to civil society organisations there, which are calling for the constitution to be followed and for a democratic change of government.

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Solidarity

Upcoming regional salons

Several regional salons will be held in France in November. Some of the proceeds will go to international solidarity. Read more ...

Local news

Ajith Kumar, 13, from New Delhi (India)

"When I finish my studies, I'll get a good job, and I’ll then be able to support FHF's work myself".

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