Centre stage to: Cultural Ambassador Mogos
The cultural and social differences between the Netherlands and the countries of origin of newcomers are usually big. However, new acquaintances, friends, and colleagues can help refugees find their way in a new neighborhood or at their new job. Unfortunately, many newcomers find difficulty in building a new social network in the Netherlands. A reason for Mogos to join Samen Hier as a Cultural Ambassador.
Shelter City Netherlands: Appel à candidatures pour relocalisation temporaire en septembre 2021
Justice et Paix aux Pays-Bas (Justice and Peace Netherlands) lance un nouvel appel aux défenseur(e)s des droits humains en danger pour participer à l'initiative Shelter City vers septembre 2021. La date limite d’envoi des candidatures sera le 14 mai 2021 à 23h59 CEST (heure d'été d'Europe centrale).
Shelter City Países Bajos: Convocatoria para reubicación temporal en septiembre 2021
Justice and Peace Países Bajos abre nuevamente la convocatoria para defensores y defensoras de derechos humanos en situación de riesgo que deseen participar en el programa Shelter City (ciudad refugio) a partir de Septiembre de 2021. El plazo para postularse finaliza el 14 de May de 2021 a las 23.59 (hora central europa).
Shelter City Netherlands: Call for Applications for September 2021
We are launching a new call for human rights defenders at risk to participate in the Shelter City programme around September 2021. The deadline to apply is 14 May at 23:59 (CEST).
Launching the Shelter City Alumni Community
Justice & Peace Netherlands has just launched the Shelter City Alumni Community for human rights defenders, and kicked off the platform last week with an online celebration for alumni of Shelter City in the Netherlands.
Mid-term evaluation of the Samen Hier pilot
In our mid-term evaluation, we have looked at the experiences and results of Samen Hier until June 2020. These first results are largely positive, and create a solid foundation for Samen Hier.
A humane migration policy
From 1 to 17 March, a ‘Lopend Vuur’ (‘Spreading the Fire’) was spreading through the Netherlands, during which vigils and routes took place in more than seventy villages and towns. The campaign showed that there is support for a different migration policy.
Upcoming arrival of new Shelter City guests in the Netherlands
Justice & Peace is excited to announce the upcoming arrival of a new group of human rights defenders to Shelter City in the Netherlands for a period of three months during the spring of 2021.