14-02-2024 09:30
Médecins Sans Frontières report on the human cost of migration policies

Managing migration flows © European Parliament

During the LIBE Committee Meeting of 14 February, Médecins sans Frontiers (MSF) have presented their report on the medical consequences of migration policies and violent practices in the Greek islands.

Published on 1 November 2023, the report contains accounts and information gathered over the period from August 2021 to July 2023 by MSF medical teams on Lesvos and Samos, Greece. The report covers information obtained from patients testimonies on their arrival in Europe, as well as MSF's medical data and observations. A debate followed the presentation and counted with the contribution of a representative from the European Commission.