Tag: Common European Asylum System

Event

EU and International Responses to People Fleeing War from Ukraine: Time to Rethink Solidarity EU Asylum Policy?

This ASILE Project Webinar aims at discussing the immediate EU policy responses to people fleeing the war in Ukraine. It will pay particular attention to the key issues characterizing the recent activation of the 2001 EU Temporary Protection Directive. The event will cover the key issues and challenges regarding the adoption and implementation of the […]

Publication

Pushbacks and lack of accountability at the Greek-Turkish borders

Amid escalating geopolitical tension with Turkey, in March 2020 the Greek authorities announced a hardline approach towards asylum seekers attempting to cross its land and sea borders with Turkey. The framing of cross-border movements as a ‘threat’ to the country’s national security served to justify a derogation from the human rights standards and procedural guarantees […]