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Every year MOAS participates in Giving Tuesday, a global day of giving launched to balance the consumerism of the holiday season against a day focused on giving back to charities...

This year’s International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women comes at a time during which the tragedy of violence against women is increasingly worrying. Gender-based violence (GBV) was...

November 20th marks the anniversary of the adoption by the UN General Assembly both of the Declaration of the Rights of the Child in 1959 and of the Convention on...

As a result of extensive legal and practical barriers, it has become progressively more challenging for refugees and migrants to cross borders in a regular way. With such obstacles, considerable...

The last few decades have seen a significant rise in the number of people affected by humanitarian crises caused by the impacts of armed conflict, political instability and natural hazards....

The recent events in the refugee camps in Greece, the new EU legislation proposal to amend the Dublin Regulation, as well as the crossings over the Mediterranean Sea / in...

On the 16th of October each year, World Food Day is commemorated with the aim of promoting global awareness and action on issues relating to food security, hunger, and nutrition. This year, the...

In honour of the occasion of the International Day For Disaster Risk Reduction, in this edition of our podcast, we are exploring the topic of Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR). This...

On the 1st October each year, the International Day of Older Persons is celebrated to highlight the important contributions that older people make to society, and raise awareness of the...

On 3 October 2013, a boat sank off the coast of Lampedusa, causing the death of 368 migrants who were on board. They were men, women and children fleeing war,...