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“Francesc”

Francesc Badia i Dalmases is Editor and Director of democraciaAbierta.

Constitutional conventions: best practice

Spring in the Jungle, after the fire

The author returns to the Calais Jungle to find Nature covering old wounds, and governments causing new ones

Pancakes for peace! The school bus project in Calais

Sharing food and mutually teaching each other can help bring people together. In the Jungle camp of Calais, one woman from Brighton has started a new project to demonstrate this truth.

Calais diary. Last week in the Jungle

The anger and emotion of powerlessness and attachment. A London-based French volunteer describes the torment of the last week for refugees in Calais

Calais refugees: the good, the bad and the ugly

The population of the refugee camp in Calais known as "the Jungle" shows no sign of decreasing. One human rights activist talks about the situation there.

The new Sangatte: rights pushed out of sight

In the context of escalating police violence and local racism, the new day centre for migrants in Calais, France is an example of increased, anti-migrant state control posing as humanitarian assistance. 

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