Cyprus has assumed the presidency of the European Union for the July to December 2012 term. This is a key period for the EU, given its aim of implementing a Common European Asylum System (CEAS) by the end of the year. Here are recommendations from UNHCR and Amnesty International.
Other recent publications:
Analysing European Case Law on Migration: Options for Critical Lawyers, Chapter in Migration and European Law: Collected Courses of the Academy of European Law XXI (Oxford University Press, Forthcoming) [preprint via SSRN]
"Hidden Violence is Silent Rape: Sexual and Gender-based Violence in Refugees, Asylum Seekers and Undocumented Migrants in Belgium and the Netherlands," Culture, Health & Sexuality: An International Journal for Research, Intervention and Care, vol. 14, no. 5 (2012) [open access text]
Human Cargo: Arbitrary Readmissions fron the Italian Sea Ports to Greece (Pro Asyl, July 2012) [text]
The Internal Flight Alternative Practices: A UNHCR Research Study in Central European Countries (UNHCR, June 2012) [text]
Merkourios, vol. 28, no. 75 (2012) [open access]
- Special issue on "International and European Migration Law."
"Moving Migrants, States and Rights: Human Rights and Migrant Deaths," Law and Ethics of Human Rights, Forthcoming (2012?) [preprint via SSRN]
Punished for Persecution: An Analysis of the Criminalization of the Asylum Seeker in the United Kingdom (University of Gothenburg, Roehampton University & University of Tromsø, Spring 2012) [text]
- Dissertation submitted for the degree of Master in Human Rights Practice; see related blog posts here, here and here.