Mare Jonio

Mediterranea platform set sails

Mediterranea is a platform of different initiatives of civil society coming to the central Mediterranean after the NGOs have been forced to leave in consequence of being criminalized by political rhetoric, even though no inquiry has ever come to any conviction. Mediterranea bears great resemblance with the NGOs operating in the Mediterranean sea during the…

A big win for Solidarity in France !

With their judgment on Friday, Constitutional Council recognises humanitarian help and solidarity as legitimate. On 6 July, the Constitutional Council in France confirmed fraternity as a core constitutional principle, and therefore stating that “helping others, even illegitimately present on the national territory, is legitimate“, in the name of Article 2 of the Declaration of Human…