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Policy Exchange Stella Creasey at Labour Conference, 2 October 2012
2016-09-28, The Guardian
Protection of child refugees to be debated by Labour conference on Wednesday in hope of speeding arrival of lone children from Calais in UK...
BBC News: It is home to thousands of migrants, but as French authorities prepare to demolish the so-called...
BBC News: Unicef is appealing to the British government to speed up the transfer of unaccompanied child refugees from the "Jungle" migrant camp in Calais. The charity says it is concerned the planned closure of the camp will lead to children there disappearing before...
Deseret News: It’s early on a Monday morning, and Marisa Rickard is trying to remember to drive on the right side of the road. Rickard, 43, an LDS mother of three from Dover, England, is used to driving on the left, and though she’s only 22 miles from home here...
Open Democracy: openDemocracy and its partners brought activists, academics, and policy makers together in Barcelona late last July to discuss a way forward for refugee-related activism and city welcome policies. Demonstrators take part in a protest in support of refugees and...
The Guardian: Long delays followed the incident about 30 miles south-east of Calais...
Scotsman: The Archbishop of York has accused European countries of ‘shunting migrants’ towards the UK. John Sentamu warned that the UK should not be viewed as a ‘soft touch' as he claimed the refugee camp in Calais existed only because the Schengen Agreement...
York Press: THE Archbishop of York has called on other European countries to do more to tackle the crisis which has resulted in the Calais refugee camp known as the ‘Jungle. ......
Public Technologies: (Source: Grand PortMaritime de Dunkerque) PORTS DES HAUTS-DE-FRANCE: THE ESSENTIAL UNIT 29th september 2016 Meeting in Lille on 28 September for the 'Hauts-de-France PortNetwork Day', the region's freight operators and port infrastructure managers set out...
New York Times: France plans to wipe out the refugee camp in Calais known as “the Jungle” by the end of the year. But aid organizations say the government is unprepared to relocate the thousands of migrants residing there. ......
Public Technologies: (Source: Europees Parlement - Bureau voor België) Plenary Paris agreement. Parliament is ready to vote on the UN Climate Change agreement struck in Paris last year. If the Council approves the agreement on Friday, Parliament is set to give its consent on...