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Letter on DREAM Act

OCT 25 2017 by SIMN

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SIMN’s Regional Director in Central America and Mexico and Representatives of Casa del Migrante Scalabrini of Guatemala Participated in the Summit of Migrants and Returnees in Guatemala

OCT 24 2017 by SIMN
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The main objective of the summit was to gather and listen to several migrant leaders and organized communities in Guatemala and the United States to share concerns and hopes, as well as to define strategies for collaboration.

Guatemala City, Guatemala, October 24, 2017 - Representatives of Casa del Migrante Scalabrini of Guatemala and the Regional Director of the International Scalabrini Migration Network (SIMN) in Central America and Mexico attended the first Migrant and Returnees Summit held on October 20 and 21, 2017, in the Department of Quezaltenango, Guatemala. The event was attended by activists, entrepreneurs and more than 15 migrant speakers, returnees and migrant rights advocates, leaders from different religious denominations, including Monsignor Álvaro Ramazzini, Bishop of Huehuetenango and President of the Human Mobility Commission of the Episcopal Conference of Guatemala.

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Director regional del SIMN en Centroamérica y México y representantes de Casa del Migrante Scalabrini de Guatemala participaron en la Cumbre de Migrantes y Retornados en Guatemala

OCT 24 2017 by SIMN
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El principal objetivo de la cumbre fue reunir y escuchar varios líderes migrantes y comunidades organizadas en Guatemala y Estados Unidos para compartir preocupaciones y esperanzas, además de definir estrategias de colaboración.

Ciudad de Guatemala, Guatemala, 24 de octubre de 2017 – Representantes de Casa del Migrante Scalabrini de Guatemala y el director regional de la Red Internacional de Migración Scalabrini (SIMN por sus siglas en inglés) en Centroamérica y México acudieron a la primera Cumbre de Migrantes y Retornados realizada los días 20 y 21 de octubre de 2017, en el Departamento de Quezaltenango, Guatemala. El evento contó con la participación de activistas, empresarios y más de 15 conferencistas migrantes, retornados y defensores de los derechos del migrante, líderes de diferentes denominaciones religiosas, incluyendo a Monseñor Álvaro Ramazzini, Obispo de Huehuetenango y Presidente de la Comisión de Movilidad Humana de la Conferencia Episcopal de Guatemala.

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Participation of SIMN at the XXIV World Congress of the Apostleship of the Sea (AoS)

OCT 02 2017 by SIMN
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The main objective of the World Congress of the Apostleship of the Sea is to gather the largest number of active members representing the different realities of the Apostleship of the Sea around the world.

Kaohsiung, Taiwan, October 2, 2017 - The Scalabrini International Migration Network (SIMN) will be participating at the XXIV World Congress of the Apostleship of the Sea (AoS) from October 1 to 7, 2017. The World Congress of the Apostleship of the Sea themes have always refer to the commercial maritime world and its problems, for which a space and a very limited period of time have been allocated to the fishing sector. Nevertheless, in practice, the Apostleship of the Sea has always been worried about the fishermen’s situation worldwide, often intervening on discussions and debates generated by international organization such as ILO, FAO, etc.

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