11/11/2019

Guarding the Fortress. Frontex role in the militarisation and securitisation of migratory flows in the European Union

The new report “Guarding the Fortress: the role of Frontex in the militarization and securitization of migratory flows in the European Union” intends to study and analyze the context in which the European Border and Coast Guard Agency, Frontex, is developed and implemented in the European Union, as well as its operation, mechanisms and main operations carried out. The research addresses the context...


05/11/2019

30 years after the fall of the Berlin wall, why are there are more walls than ever?

Thirty years after the fall of the Berlin Wall, Europe is once again known for its border walls. This time Europe is divided not so much by ideology as by perceived fear of refugees and migrants, some of the world’s most vulnerable people. Who killed the dream of a more open Europe? What gave rise to this new era of...


14/05/2018

Expanding Fortress Europe – the hidden story, the deadly costs

This video is based on findings in TNI and StopWapenhandel's latest report: Expanding the Fortress - The policies, the profiteers and the people shaped by EU's border externalisation programme - downloadable from http://tni.org/expandingfortresseurope Credits: Video (Evan Clayburg) Photography: Big thanks to Sara Prestianni who provided most of the photos. Additional photos: European Commission, Albert Gonzalez Farran - UNAMID, Ofeibea Quist-Arcton/NPR, Matthew Carrington,...


01/05/2018

Exposing the wicked business of war

"Exposing the wicked business of war. And how the military economic cycle produces weapons that end up in wars" explains who produces weapons, how and who supports this production. This viedo also explains the concequences that this military economic cycle have in the existence of armed conflicts, wars, tensions and human rights violations all over the world. This video is...