Contacts

As promised, what follows is a list of the organizations/individuals that I have already contacted to inquire about meeting with me in Malta and visits to migrant Centres: Agency for the Welfare of Asylum Seekers (AWAS) Information Office Block C, Beltissebh Floriana FRN 1700 Malta Tel: (356) 25687239 Email: awas.mjha@gov.mt

- Government department that is currently responsible for the operation of the Marsa Open Centre (and others?)

Organisation for the Integration and Welfare of Asylum Seekers Malta (OIWAS) Alexander Tortell Belt is-Sebh, Block C Floriana FRN 1700, Malta Tel.: 25 68 72 39 Fax: 25 68 72 60 Email: alexander.tortell@gov.mt www.mfss.gov.mt

- (Possibly former) Government agency responsible for refugee issues and the management of Open Centres

International Fellowship of Reconciliation Am Berlin-Museum 17 10969 Berlin Tel.: 030-251 67 68 Mobile: 0170-686 0 687 (on Malta: 0049-170-686 0 687) Email: heide.woeske@gmx.de www.woeske.de

- Organization that facilitated an American study trip to Malta during 2009 where they inspected migrant facilities and met with migrants and organizations; author of report referenced in my 27 September 2010 post

Get Up Stand Up email: info@getupstandup.org.mt +356 9922 1677 www.getupstandup.org.mt

- NGO that runs projects, such as english classes, in the Open Centres and immigrant community in order to "promote human rights and friendship amongst all cultures."

Jesuit Refugee Service Malta (JRS) Head of JRS Malta: Father Joseph Cassar SAC Sports Complex 50, Triq ix-Xorrox Birkirkara BKR 1631, Malta Tel.: 21 44 27 51 Fax: 21 44 27 52 Email: info@jrsmalta.org www.jrsmalta.org

-  Catholic organization that advocates for the rights of refugees and asylum seekers in Malta as well as offering services such as legal assistance, healthcare support, and social work

Doctors without Borders, Malta St. Paul`s Mansion – Block A, Flat 5 Ta` Xbiex Sea Front, XBX 1027 Tel.: 21 32 01 76 Mobile: 79 06 06 74 Email: msfb-malta@brussels.msf.org

- MSF, Malta currently (needs to be verified) works to provide healthcare services in the Hal Far Open Centre and Ta’kandja Closed detention center