Safety tips for migrants

  • Learn phone numbers off by heart.
  • Tell family members the migration route you're planning to use.
  • Try to find a Red Cross or Red Crescent post as soon as possible after losing contact with any family members.
  •  Memorize all your family members' email addresses.
  • Make sure you and your family use proper life jackets.
  • If travelling with children, help them memorize useful information, such as parents' names.
  • Update family members from time to time on your journey and where you are.
  • If you're arrested, tell the police you want to stay with your family.