Category Archives: Non classé

Statement following the ruling of the Council of State

Loan Torondel/ August 2, 2017/ Non classé/ 0 comments

The Council of State confirms the decision of the Administrative Court of Lille The Council of State ruled in favour of migrants, ordering the installation of access points of potable water, toilets and basic sanitary facilities in Calais. In addition, the Council ordered assistance for unaccompanied minors in order to inform them of their rights. Lastly, the Council ruled that

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In Calais, a war of place and time

Loan Torondel/ July 27, 2017/ Non classé/ 0 comments

  Every night, police forces are present at the designated place of food distribution : “you have one hour.” In the game of cat and mouse, migrants and volunteers are allowed a single hour, at which point the game is “paused.”  In Calais, the battle continues Nonetheless, the associations won the summary judgement on the municipal order of the city

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L’Auberge des Migrants is preparing for a rough summer and calls for donations

Loan Torondel/ July 27, 2017/ Non classé/ 0 comments

In light of the events that have been happening in Calais since the destruction of the Jungle last October, l’Auberge des Migrants and the associations in Calais are now, more than ever, need the support of donors to continue to stand for the preservation of migrants’ rights. For more details of the events in Calais, you can read the Human

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Shoes Love

Margot Bernard/ May 5, 2017/ Non classé/ 1 comments

By Dan Chadder In ‘The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy’, two of the wisest humans ask a stupendous super-computer to calculate the answer to the ultimate question: the meaning of life. Returning in exactly 7 and a half million years, the answer they receive somewhat dampened the jubilant mood of the cheering crowd. It was 42. So there you have

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The associations win the battle against the municipal order ‘anti- food distribution’

Loan Torondel/ April 3, 2017/ Non classé/ 0 comments

It is with pleasure and relief that on the 22nd of March we have learned the favourable decision of the Administrative Judge for our demand to suspend the municipal order in the city of Calais prohibiting the gatherings in the Industrial Zone of Dunes and the Dubrulle Wood. This order had the direct consequence to stop us from releasing food

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