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The Humanitarian System Report outlines key performance measures and characteristics of the humanitarian space, that allow readers to understand how the system has adapted to emerging crises and humanitarian laws...

As you may already know, in March 2022, MOAS launched its new “Integration Through Education and Information” project, funded through the Voluntary Organisations Project Scheme (VOPS) managed by the Malta...

Have you heard about the MOAS Family Hosting and Sponsorship Project? In 2019, we launched a hosting initiative to support migrants in Malta, to bolster the provision of safe housing...

Humanitarian principles and their equivalents in development and peacebuilding The humanitarian principles are a list of key principles that must be adhered to while providing humanitarian assistance. Although there are some...

On August 25th in 2014, for the first time in history, MOAS launched a private Search and Rescue initiative in the Central Mediterranean to rescue people who risked their lives...

World Humanitarian Day is celebrated every year on 19th August to honour humanitarian aid workers who work tirelessly in areas of crisis and conflict around the globe. This year, we...

The English Channel is one of the busiest shipping lanes in the world. Maritime traffic and strong currents make the journey particularly dangerous. In November last year, 27 people died...

The World Day Against Trafficking in Persons (30th July) is a global event set up by the UN to raise awareness and increase the prevention of this massive worldwide problem....

The 25th of July marks World Drowning Prevention Day, declared in April 2021 by General Assembly resolution A/RES/75/273. It is a global advocacy event which aims to highlight the tragic...

Migrants often have to undertake perilous journeys in order to reach their arrival country. Each journey is unique, however, those having to undertake these journeys are often exposed to exploitative...