11 September 2015

Regional Focus: Europe


Public forum: Truck 71: Europe and the Refugee Crisis, Durham, NC, 14 September 2015 [info]

Lecture: Forced Migration in the Mediterranean: Perspectives and Strategies, Albuquerque, NM 14 & 15 September 2015 [info]


After Dublin: The Urgent Need for a Real European Asylum System (PACE Committee on Migration, Refugees and Displaced Persons, Sept. 2015) [text]

The Asylum Crisis in Europe: Designed Dysfunction (Migration Policy Institute, Sept. 2015) [text]
- See also related MPI video.

Asylum Statistics, Briefing Paper, no. SN01403 (House of Commons Library, Sept. 2015) [text]

Common Asylum System at a Turning Point: Refugees Caught in Europe's Solidarity Crisis - Annual Report 2014/2015 (AIDA, Sept. 2015) [text]
- See also opening speech at report launch event.

Countries of Transit: Meeting New Migration and Asylum Challenges (PACE Committee on Migration, Refugees and Displaced Persons, Sept. 2015) [text]

ECRE Memorandum to the Extraordinary Justice and Home Affairs Council Meeting of 14 September 2015 (ECRE, Sept. 2015) [text]

Europe Searching for Solutions: Developments so Far (Regional MMS, Sept. 2015) [text]

Migration Pressures in Europe, Briefing Paper, no. CBP 7210 (House of Commons Library, Sept. 2015) [text]

Protection of Migrants and Asylum-seekers: States’ Main Legal Obligations under the Council of Europe Conventions (Council of Europe, Sept. 2015) [text]

Syrian Refugees and the UK, Briefing Paper, no. 6805 (House of Commons Library, Sept. 2015) [text]

UNHCR's Proposals in Light of the EU Response to the Refugee Crisis and the EU Package of 9 September 2015 (UNHCR, Sept. 2015) [text]
- See also related news story.

Welcome to the European Union: Notes from Lesbos (openDemocracy, Sept. 2015) [text]

Web site:

Asylum Corner (Lai-momo) [access]
- A project that aims to "promote the European debate on asylum by involving all relevant categories of people engaged in the field" and "voice the experiences of the workers from the field of asylum seekers’ reception and services."

Related post:
- Regional Focus: Europe (9 Sept. 2015)

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