Un dehors = un dedans: la réponse simpliste et coûteuse de l’UE à la crise des réfugiés

C’est un accord honteux et il est mort né! Hier, l’UE s’est donné 10 jours pour finaliser un nouvel accord avec Ankara face à l’afflux de migrants vers l’Europe avec sur la table la proposition de renvoyer en Turquie tous les migrants qui se trouvent en Grèce après avoir traversé la Mer Égée, y compris les Syriens. […]

Detriment of the Doubt: Age Assessment of Unaccompanied Asylum-Seeking Children

The European Database of Asylum Law (EDAL) is an online database co-ordinated by the European Council on Refugees and Exiles (ECRE) and a compilation of summaries of refugee and asylum case law from the courts of 17 EU Member States, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) and the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR). The summaries […]

EU law forbids member States to seize asylum-seekers’ assets.

In recent days, several EU and non-EU countries have been in the news for taking asylum-seekers’ assets upon arrival. Is this compatible with EU law? Kees Groenendijk (Professor Emeritus, Radboud University Nijmegen) and Steve Peers (Professor at University of Essex) examine first of all national practice, then the legislative history of the relevant EU rules. […]