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FIELD WORK EXPERIENCES - PSYCHOLOGICAL TEAM OF HCIT

Over the past nine months, the Psychological Team of HCIT has been providing services of psychological help and support to the refugees from war-affected areas passing the “Balkan route”, on the territory of Vojvodina. The team for the psychosocial support made contact with over 120 refugees who complained on different psychological concerns or someone from their environment recognized changes or unusual behaviors of them. While working with refugees, we have noticed significant differences in the type of complaints and symptoms manifestation between those who were “passing the route” and those who were......

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Your Donation Will Help #IRC

Dear friends and colleagues, WE are happy to announce that HCIT received much needed donation from International Rescue Committee. IRC was kind enough to donate to our organization following orthopedic products: 5 children mechanical wheelchair 40 mechanical wheelchair for adults 20 four leg walker, 20 peaces of aluminum walking stick, 20 pairs of aluminum forearm clutches and 15 pairs of aluminum underarm clutches for children This especially important and highly appreciated donation is intended for the most vulnerable refugees and by using these products we are hoping that we will be able......

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Irregular Migrant, Refugee Arrivals in Europe Top One Million in 2015: IOM

Region-Country: Europe and Central Asia / Greece Themes: Missing Migrants Greece – IOM confirmed yesterday (21/12) that over a million irregular migrants and refugees arrived in Europe in 2015, mostly from Syria, Africa and South Asia. Through the weekend, IOM’s Displacement Tracking Matrix – Flow Monitoring System counted 999,745 irregular arrivals across the Mediterranean, including migrants journeying by both land and sea to Greece, as well as to Bulgaria, Spain, Italy, Malta and Cyprus. With arrivals of 4,141 migrants or refugees landing in Greece on Monday, IOM reports total arrivals to Europe at......

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A million refugees and migrants flee to Europe in 2015

Persecution, conflict and poverty have forced an unprecedented one million people to flee to Europe in 2015, according to estimates by the UN Refugee Agency, UNHCR and the International Organization for Migration, IOM. As of 21 December, some 972,500 had crossed the Mediterranean Sea, according to UNHCR figures. In addition, IOM estimates that over 34,000 have crossed from Turkey into Bulgaria and Greece by land. The number of people displaced by war and conflict is the highest seen in Western and Central Europe since the 1990s, when several conflicts broke out in......

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2015 likely to break records for forced displacement - study

Central African Republic refugees at the Timangolo site in Cameroon, including mothers and young children, queue for food GENEVA, Dec 18 (UNHCR) – With almost a million people having crossed the Mediterranean as refugees and migrants so far this year, and conflicts in Syria and elsewhere continuing to generate staggering levels of human suffering, 2015 is likely to exceed all previous records for global forced displacement, the UN Refugee Agency warned in a new report today. UNHCR’s Mid-Year Trends 2015 report, covering the period from January to end June, and looking at......

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UN Country Team Assistance to Refugee and Migrant needs in Serbia so far amounts to USD 7.45 Billion

Belgrade, 9 December 2015 – Between June and early December, the UN Country Team in Serbia has already provided support in value of USD 7.45 million (or 901 billion RSD) worth of assistance to help the country deal with the refugee and migrant crisis, reported Michel Saint-Lot, the acting United Nations Resident Coordinator in Serbia at a briefing for international partners in Belgrade on Wednesday. More support is on the way. The UN Country team announced the launch of a Regional Response Plan in which the UN agencies seek a total of......

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Refugees and migrants in Europe need protection and respect for their human rights

Joint UNHCR/Council of Europe statement to mark Human Rights Day on 10 December 09.12.2015 – Ahead of Human Rights Day, the UN High Commissioner for Refugees and the head of the 47-nation Council of Europe have urged European states to honour their international commitments to guarantee basic human rights for refugees and migrants. They also called on governments, civil society and media professionals to step up efforts to counter racism and xenophobia, which can undermine support for asylum and protection. “This is the largest movement of refugees and migrants Europe has seen......

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Refugees race through Balkans in bid to beat Hungary fence

Izjava pravne savetnice HCIT-a, Ivane Vukasevic, irskom novinaru Dan McLaughlinu. Asylum-seekers traveling through the Balkans to the EU may confront a 13-foot-high fence by September. ASOTTHALOM, Hungary — Sitting under a shady tree within sight of Macedonia’s border with Serbia, Hekmat found himself with a rare moment of solitude on his voyage from Syria to the European Union. The 18-year-old had become separated from his mother and sister six hours earlier, as hundreds of asylum-seekers clambered onto a train from the Greek frontier to the village of Tabanovtse, where he now waited,......

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