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EU migration policy: calls for holistic approach and closer international cooperation

Written by Anita Orav The European Union currently faces a surge in migration resulting from mixed flows of asylum-seekers and other migrants. In 2014, over 200 000 people illegally crossed the Mediterranean to reach the EU and the situation has become even more critical this year, especially considering the sharp rise in deaths at sea: 1 829 … Continue reading

Undocumented migrant children in the EU

Written by Marc Lilienkamp In its 2006 communication COM (2006) 0367, “Towards an EU strategy on the rights of the child”, relating to the rights of children “as immigrants, asylum seekers and refugees” , the Commission voiced its commitment to closing the gap between national or community migration laws and the children’s rights that the … Continue reading

Asylum and irregular immigration in the EU: state of play

Recent events in the Mediterranean have seen many migrants dying off the shores of Italy, Malta and Spain. Many voices call for a more coherent approach to asylum and irregular immigration in the EU to achieve a balance between the legitimate interests of people seeking security and/or better living conditions, and the need to keep … Continue reading

Irregular immigration in the EU: Some national perspectives on arrival of immigrants

Recent events in the Mediter-ranean, which have led to many migrants dying off the shores of European Union Member States, have placed EU migration policies back on the political agenda. A particular difficulty in dealing with this phenomenon comes from the mixed flows of migrants, made up of both irregular immigrants and asylum seekers. The … Continue reading

Revised rules for treatment of asylum-seekers

6 language versions available in PDF format Überarbeitete Regelungen für die Behandlung von Asylbewerbern Normas revisadas sobre el trato a los solicitantes de asilo Révision de la réglementation relative aux demandeurs d’asile Nuove norme per il trattamento delle richieste di asilo Zmienione zasady traktowania osób ubiegających się o azyl Revised rules for treatment of asylum-seekers … Continue reading

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