Inclusion. Despite the plunge in international mobility, the Care Service for Immigrants, Emigrants and Refugees provided assistance for 19,000 people in 2020.
Foreigner status. A survey by the CMIB shows that 63% of people who need an appointment for procedures relating to foreigner status are unable to get one.
City Council. The City Council joins in with the day of mourning declared by Senegal.
City Council. The offer of shelter is particularly aimed at families with children. The fire at the Moria camp has left 12,000 people without shelter or support.
Citizenship Rights. Entries have up to 23 October 2020 to be submitted.
Inclusion. The service kept running during the lockdown, handling social and legal emergencies.
Immigration. The extension of extended stay and residence permits in Spain continues, but measures regarding international protection and immigration applications and reports are changing.
Successes and forthcoming challenges from the pioneering asylum-seekers’ reception programme, Nausica
Asylum. After close to four years in operation, and as we commemorate World Refugee Day on 20 June, we are revising our supplementary municipal programme for comprehensive assistance to asylum seekers: the Nausica.
Refugees. This year’s World Refugee Day will be different, marked by the consequences of the COVID-19, which has put refugees into an even more vulnerable situation with even greater inequalities. The work of Barcelona’s associations...