Katy Fallon

Katy Fallon

Katy Fallon is a freelance journalist covering migration and gender politics.

Greece

The 'peaceful' refugee camp with yoga classes and lavender bushes

Pikpa is run and celebrated by Lesbos residents, just a short distance from Moria, one of the world's worst camps.

The 'peaceful' refugee camp with yoga classes and lavender bushes

Refugees

What do refugees in the Netherlands think of the Dutch?

An Amsterdam housing unit aims to boost integration by accommodating Dutch citizens and refugees. We met some newcomers.

What do refugees in the Netherlands think of the Dutch?

Germany

Yazidis seek church asylum as Europe's empathy for refugees wanes

Yazidis' asylum requests are increasingly rejected in Germany as refugees in other countries also face deportation.

Yazidis seek church asylum as Europe's empathy for refugees wanes

Netherlands

Newcomer or refugee? Why the Dutch are sensitive about labels

A debate over words simmers in the Netherlands. But what do refugees, or newcomers, think of constantly being defined?

Newcomer or refugee? Why the Dutch are sensitive about labels

Voices

From life-threatening refugee boats to canal cruises in Amsterdam

A Dutch artist rescued migrant ships in Lampedusa, turned them into canal boats and employed refugees to run tours.

From life-threatening refugee boats to canal cruises in Amsterdam