Refugees and migrants can help build inclusive European societies
Article by the Council of Europe’s Director General of Democracy, Snežana Samardžić-Marković
In 2016, let us embrace the migrants fleeing war, torture and abject misery to seek sanctuary and refuge in Europe.
The distraught faces of families who have survived the treacherous sea passage to reach safety tell us what we need to know; no-one risks their life and the lives of their children unless they sense death at their heels.
Article published on NEWEUROPE website.