Andante Refugee Statement 2016

At the General Assembly delegates were informed of the recent request from the Chair of the Conference of International NGOs at the Council of Europe, that all INGOs with participatory status ( that includes Andante) send their official statements, on the question of ‘ international policy related to refugees’. There was a short deadline for this, as the Standing Committee meeting was due to be on April 25th.
Based on the comments and suggestions of the delegates at the GA the new CoCoA produced on Sunday 17th of April the statement here below. It was then sent directly to the appropriate department at the Council of Europe.
The Statement …