Katy Fallon

Katy Fallon

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

Greece

'There is war everywhere. Why would we start a fire here?'

Amid inhuman conditions, refugees in Moria, an overcrowded Greek camp, are angered by claims they started deadly fire.

'There is war everywhere. Why would we start a fire here?'

Netherlands

Forum voor Democratie: Why has the Dutch far right surged?

Forum for Democracy, which blamed the Utrecht attack on immigration, has become the biggest Dutch party in the senate.

Forum voor Democratie: Why has the Dutch far right surged?

Brexit

How could Brexit affect paediatric care in the UK?

From importing essential technology to accessing EU funds for research, the medical community relies heavily on Europe.

How could Brexit affect paediatric care in the UK?

Refugees

Groups allege systematic French police brutality against refugees

In a year, police committed 972 human rights violations, says a group of NGOs, as Al Jazeera documents similar abuse.

Groups allege systematic French police brutality against refugees

Bosnia

As snow falls in Bosnia, cold adds to 'assaulted' refugees' woes

Doctors in Bosnia warn of respiratory infections and hypothermia, while migrants accuse Croatian police of assault.

As snow falls in Bosnia, cold adds to 'assaulted' refugees' woes

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