Press Releases

28th August 2019 MOAS is proud to announce that, with the support of our donors and partners, we have delivered over €130,000 worth of life-saving medical supplies to the port of...

FIVE YEARS OF MOAS Five years ago today MOAS set sail from Valletta, Malta, for the launch of the first Mediterranean search and rescue mission (SAR) ever undertaken by a civil...

1st August 2019 MOAS is proud to announce that, with the support of our donors and partners, we have shipped 27 tonnes of vital nutrition supplements to the port of Aden,...

We are incredibly proud to announce that Rohingya community volunteers trained by MOAS have rescued an 11-year old boy using the skills and equipment acquired thanks to our team in...

Yesterday afternoon, on Tuesday 9th April, MOAS launched a relief mission, delivering supplies to the Alan Kurdi rescue vessel, belonging to the German NGO Sea-Eye. The ship has been stranded...

MOAS warmly welcomes the news that Malta has allowed the disembarkation of 49 people stranded in the Mediterranean Sea since December 22nd. However, we urge European governments to implement long-term,...

As we enter into the final month of 2018 and look ahead to the coming year, we are delighted to share our plans for new programming, developed in line with...

Today, we mark one year since the start of our mission to bring humanitarian and medical assistance to Rohingya refugees fleeing Myanmar for Bangladesh. Read the statement from MOAS co-founder...

On Saturday, 30th of August 2014, the newly-launched Migrant Offshore Aid Station carried out its first rescue in the Mediterranean Sea. Two weeks later, our crew had rescued and assisted...

Joint press release from NGOs in Rohingya response in Bangladesh One year has passed since the beginning of the exodus of an estimated 706,000 Rohingya refugees from Rakhine State, Myanmar to...