Tag Archives: MaritimeSafetyEurope

Do not compromise food security –President Akufo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has stressed the need to curb illegal fishing methods and the over-exploitation of Ghana’s marine resources in order not to compromise the country’s food security.

He noted that due to …

President Jean-Claude Juncker's State of the Union Address 2017



Mr President, Honourable Members of the European Parliament,

When I stood before you this time last year, I had a somewhat easier speech to give.

It was plain for …

News in Brief 24 August 2017 (AM)

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A boy who is an unaccompanied minor looks across the beach in Trabia, Italy. In May 2016, since the beginning of 2016, almost 184,500 people had crossed the Mediterranean to

News in Brief 09 August 2017 (PM)

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A person walks amid destroyed buildings and rubble in Tabqa city, Raqqa governorate, Syria. Photo: UNICEF/Souleiman

Up to 25,000 civilians still trapped in Raqqa with no access to aid

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The Tangled Politics of Search and Rescue Operations in the Mediterranean

Since the early 1990s, North Africa has served as a jumping point for migrants trying to reach Europe. Then, as now, these are mixed migration routes where refugees and asylum seekers travel side by side …