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Health Mediation models in the EU: Examples of good practices

The report ‘Health Mediation models in the EU: Example of good practices’ compiles health mediation models from participating project partner countries to the Regional Intervention on "Health Mediation and the Roma", launched within this framework and in line with the priorities identified at the Regional Consultative Meeting & Expert Working Group “Health in the EU Framework for National Roma Integration Strategies: Implementation, Challenges and the Way Forward” (Sofia, May 2013) and the Expert Working Group “Health Mediation and the Roma” (Huelva, September 2013, as part of the Confe

New European Union Returns Policies Put Children at Risk

The European Commission yesterday adopted a Recommendation and Renewed Action Plan for EU member states to consider in their procedures to return men, women and children staying irregularly in the EU to their countries of origin or transit. It encourages member states to undertake swift returns, which limit basic safeguards and rights that should be guaranteed to all migrants, including in cases involving children.