Two-day training session at SIHMA Legal Clinic St. Patrick La Rochelle

Nov 09, 2021
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The SIHMA Legal Clinic at St. Patrick La Rochelle has had a good start since its establishment in September 2021, and it is already setting a very high standard in its operation and mission. The Legal Clinic was established with the mission to promote and protect the rights of human trafficking survivors through providing legal services, advocacy and networking. Besides this, the work that is done in the clinic also involves producing rich research that will help shape... TRANING JHB 2021.png

SIMN Webinar 'Social Media Management with a political approach'

Oct 27, 2021
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As part of the SIMN Webinar Series, SIMN team  invited  us to their next event called "SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGEMENT WITH A POLITICAL APPROACH", which aims to provide a solid introduction to social networks and assertive communication tools with a political approach, to connect with the audiences and strengthen our work and promotion.The event will take place on November 1, 2021, at 5:00 pm (South African time).The participation is extensive for all the members of local...

UCT Lecture on Refugee Law

May 31, 2021
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SIHMA’s Progect Manager, James Chapman gave a interesting lecture to the students of the University of Cape Town (UCT).  The lecture was virtual and during a morning session on the 21st of May 2021 and the topic of the talk was the Refugee Law. The discussion was well participated and received very good feedback from the students.  We believe that teaching and training are essential for ensuring migrants access to and knowledge...

10th session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organised Crime

Feb 09, 2021
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From 12 to 16 October 2020, the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) was hosting the 10th session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime. This year’s conference was hosted online, which allow SIHMA’s to assist to a few of the side events on issues regarding migration. Programme of the virtual side events:  Prevention of Involuntary Migration through Quality Education and Empowerment... Shot 2021-02-01 at 3.50.45 PM.png


Feb 09, 2021
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The SACBC organized a webinar to study and reflect on the two drafted documents in order to contribute to Department of Home Affairs. During the meet the drafted documents on the « One Stop Border Post” and “the Official Identity Management Policy” of DHA will be presented, followed by comments, reflexions and suggestions for submissions. Fr Peter John...

Seafaring in the 21st Century. Is Maritime Education in the Philippines Up for the Challenge?

Feb 08, 2021
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The Philippines is recognized as a major source country of seafarers on international merchant ships, providing more than 30 percent of the total global seafarer requirement.  Many Filipinos aspire to become seafarers to achieve their dreams for a better life for their families.  Around 90 maritime schools offer programs to interested aspirants and numerous training centers that provide continuing education and skills upgrading for seafarers. Concerns about the quality of maritime education have been a topic of... 9 main poster.png