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The orientation of European immigration and asylum policy is getting worse!

The orientation of European immigration and asylum policy is getting worse!

As regards the European institutions, the European Parliament is struggling, as it can, with the proposals of the Commission to reform the European asylum law (CEAS) that it does not work as everyone agrees although without really trying to implement it.
Critics of the four draft regulations (Eurodac, Dublin, procedure,

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Open Letter to the College of Commissioners regarding the situation in Poland

Open Letter to the College of Commissioners regarding the situation in Poland

Brussels, 16 February 2017
Dear Commissioner,
As the European Commission is set soon to examine Poland’s response to its Recommendation of 21 December 20161, complementary to Commission Recommendation (EU) 2016/13742 regarding the rule of law in this Member State, we are writing in support of the Commission’s assessment that there

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LGBTI asylum seekers: a badly recognised vulnerability!

17 February 2017 – What protection does Europe ensure to lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and intersex (LGBTI) asylum seekers, persecuted, discriminated and harassed in their country of origin?
The 1951 Geneva Convention and the European Qualification Directive represent the legal frame of reference for the granting of international protection to these

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