FAQs on residency permits, international protection and foreigner status during the state of emergency
Immigration. The Orientation and Support Service for Immigrant Residents (SOAPI) has published a document addressing any doubts that may arise about the measures applied in terms of foreigner status in the face of Covid-19.
Immigration. The Family Reunification Housing Suitability Reports service has also seen changes to its operations and will stay closed until further notice.
Rights. Migrant repatriations are the order of the day, but what happens when expulsions put those repatriated in physical danger.
Reception. Covering material and labour needs is not enough when we talk about the reception of newly arrived people. Social and affective bonds are just as important.
“Turkish intervention in the Kurdish territory in northern Syria poses a threat to a great experience in horizontal democracy and self-management”
Interview. We spoke to Massoud Sharifi Dryaz, associate professor with the UAB and researcher with CER-Migracions. Of Kurdish origin, he has lived in Barcelona for five years.
Awareness. The goal of the game is to get the residency permit, but players must overcome the everyday challenges and difficulties faced by migrants.
Reception. The Xarxa 9 Barris Acull consists of a group of entities offering integration services for migrant residents to help foster coexistence in the area.
Socal journalism. Flawed terminology, inaccurate figures, unverified concepts: journalism faces many challenges when it comes to reporting human trafficking and other human rights violations.
Awareness. The play ‘Rastres-Argelers’ and a monologue by Syria refugee Ahmad Alhamso show us the parallels between refuge eighty years ago and refuge today.