human rights

Dunja Mijatovic is the Council of Europe's commissioner for human rights | Photo: EPA/Jean-Christophe Bott
Migrants are subjected to medical checks in Messina, Italy, in February 2020, after they were were rescued at sea | Photo: ANSA/Carmelo Imbesi
A shanty town in Sicily where about three hundred migrant farmworkers live | Photo: ANSA/Franco Lannino
Filippo Grandi is the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees | Photo: EPA/Salvatore Di Nolfi
Greek security forces use tear gas in the region between Kastanies and Pazarkule, March 8, 2020 | Photo: O. Coban/picture-alliance
Asylum seekers who have disembarked over the last three days on Lesbos are gathered by coast guard personnel in the port of Mytilene, Greece on March 3, 2020 | Photo: EPA/Orestis Panagiotou
Refugees rescued by the Libyan coast guard arrive at the naval yard in Tripoli, Libya, 29 September 2015 | Photo: EPA/STR
Many migrants have been separated from their close family members during their migration | Photo: Picture-alliance/Zuma Press/London News Pictures/P. Hackett
Riot police confront migrants from the Moria camp on Lesbos, Greece, 3 February 2020 | Photo: EPA/S. Balaskas
Italian Foreign Minister Luigi Di Maio meets Libyan Interior Minister Fathi Bashagha at the Italian Foreign Ministry in Rome, Farnesina Palace, 3 February 2020 |Photo: EPA/Claudio Peri
Kimia Alizadeh hopes to compete in the Olympic Games again - but it is uncertain how soon that dream may come true | Photo: picture-alliance/AP Photo/M. Meissner
Parwana and her family spent more than three months in the Moria migrant camp on Lesbos. In "Letter to the World from Moria," she writes about her daily life in the notorious camp | Photo: Judith Büthe