Category Archives: UN on Xenophobia

Press Release on New York Declaration for Refugees and Migrants adopted by all Member States at historic UN Summit

By | 19 September 2016

UNITED NATIONS, New York – Monday, 19 September 2016 – World leaders came together at the United Nations General Assembly today to adopt the New York Declaration for Refugees and Migrants which expresses the political will of world leaders to protect the rights of refugees and migrants, to save lives and share responsibility for large movements… Read More »

International Organization for Migration calls for collective interventions to fight violence against migrants

By | 21 April 2015

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) is deeply concerned over the resurgence of attacks against migrants that have been going on and continue to spread throughout Durban and other parts of South Africa for the past two weeks. IOM calls for urgent collective interventions by the government, media, and the civil society in preventing violence… Read More »