European Union

Council of the EU

Brussels II Conference on ‘Supporting the future of Syria and the region’: co-chairs declaration, 25 April 2018, https://www.consilium.europa.eu/en/press/press-releases/2018/04/25/brussels-ii-conference-on-supporting-the-future-of-syria-and-the-region-co-chairs-declaration

EU-Turkey statement, 18 March 2016. https://www.consilium.europa.eu/en/press/press-releases/2016/03/18/eu-turkey-statement

Migrant Smuggling: Council Approves a Set of Measures to Fight Smuggling Networks, 12 June 2018, https://www.consilium.europa.eu/en/press/press-releases/2018/12/06/migrant-smuggling-council-approves-a-set-of-measures-to-fight-smuggling-networks

Remarks by President Donald Tusk following the European Council meetings on 14 and 15 December 2017, 15 December 2017, https://www.consilium.europa.eu/en/press/press-releases/2017/12/15/remarks-by-president-donald-tusk-on-the-european-council-meetings-on-14-and-15-december-2017

Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU)

CURIA Website: General Presentation, https://curia.europa.eu/jcms/jcms/Jo2_6999/en

European Asylum Support Office (EASO)

2019 Operational & Technical Assistance Plan Agreed by EASO and Cyprus, 12 December 2018, https://www.easo.europa.eu/sites/default/files/OP-Cyprus-2019.pdf

Briefing Paper, Access to Information in the Context of Asylum: Exploring Existing Resources, Good practices and Ways Forward, October 2018. https://www.easo.europa.eu/sites/default/files/EASO-Briefing-Paper-Access-to%20Information--in-the-context-of-Asylum.pdf

Country Guidance: Afghanistan. Guidance note and common analysis, June 2018, http://www.easo.europa.eu/sites/default/files/easo-country-guidance-afghanistan-2018.pdf

Country Guidance: Nigeria. Guidance note and common analysis, February 2019, https://www.easo.europa.eu/sites/default/files/Country_Guidance_Nigeria_2019.pdf

EASO Guidance on Contingency Planning in the context of Reception, March 2018 https://www.easo.europa.eu/sites/default/files/easo-guidance-contingency-planning-2018.pdf

EASO Guidance on reception conditions for unaccompanied children: operational standards and indicators, December 2018, http://easo.europa.eu/sites/default/files/Guidance-on reception- conditions- for-unaccompanied-children.pdf

EASO Practical Guide: Qualification for International Protection, April 2018, http://easo.europa.eu/sites/default/files/easo-practical-guide-qualification-for-international-protection-2018.pdf

EASO Quality Assurance Tool: Examining the Application for International Protection. Module 1, Personal Interview. Module 2, First-Instance Decision, April 2018, https://www.easo.europa.eu/sites/default/files/easo-quality-assurance-tool-2018-en.pdf

Operating Plan agreed by EASO and Italy, 15 December 2017, http://www.easo.europa.eu/sites/default/files/Italy-OP-2018.pdf

Operating Plan agreed by EASO and Italy, 19 December 2018, https://www.easo.europa.eu/sites/default/files/OP-Italy-2019.pdf

European Border and Coastguard Agency (Frontex)

Risk Analysis for 2018, February 2018, https://frontex.europa.eu/publications/risk-analysis-for-2018-aJ5nJu

Risk Analysis for 2019, Ferbuary 2019, https://frontex.europa.eu/assets/Publications/Risk_Analysis/Risk_Analysis/Risk_Analysis_for_2019.pdf

European Commission

1.5 Million refugees in Turkey supported by EU’s biggest ever humanitarian programme, 7 January 2019, http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_IP-19-1_en.htm

Asylum: Commission takes next step in infringement procedure against Hungary for criminalising activities in support of asylum applicants, 24 January 2019. http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_IP-19-469_en.htm

Commission Recommendation (EU) 2016/2256 of 8 December 2016 addressed to the Member States on the resumption of transfers to Greece under Regulation (EU) No 604 / 2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council, 8 December 2016, https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/PDF/?uri=CELEX:32016H2256&from=EN

Common European Asylum System, https://ec.europa.eu/home-affairs/what-we-do/policies/asylum_en

Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions: A European Agenda on Migration, 13 May 2015, https://ec.europa.eu/home-affairs/sites/homeaffairs/files/what-we-do/policies/european-agenda-migration/background-information/docs/communication_on_the_european_agenda_on_migration_en.pdf

Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions on the Delivery of the European Agenda on Migration, COM/2017/0558 final, 27 September 2017. https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=CELEX%3A52017DC0558

Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the European Council and the Council, Managing migration in all its aspects: Progress under the European Agenda on Migration, COM/2018/0798 final, 4 December 2018. https://ec.europa.eu/home-affairs/sites/homeaffairs/files/what-we-do/policies/european-agenda-migration/20181204_com-2018-798-communication_en.pdf

Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the European Council and the Council: Progress report on the Implementation of the European Agenda on Migration, COM/2010/0126 final, 6 March 2019. https://ec.europa.eu/home-affairs/sites/homeaffairs/files/what-we-do/policies/european-agenda-migration/20190306_com-2019-126-report_en.pdf

Completing the Reform of the Common European Asylum System: Towards an Efficient, Fair and Humane Asylum Policy, 13 July 2016, http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_IP-16-2433_en.htm

EU Emergency Trust Fund for Africa - Trust fund for stability and addressing root causes of irregular migration and displaced persons in Africa, 20 December 2018. https://ec.europa.eu/europeaid/sites/devco/files/eu-emergency-trust-fund-for-africa-20181220_en.pdf

European Agenda on Migration, https://ec.europa.eu/home-affairs/what-we-do/policies/european-agenda-migration_en

European Agenda on Migration – Legislative Documents, https://ec.europa.eu/home-affairs/what-we-do/policies/european-agenda-migration/proposal-implementation-package_en

EU-Turkey Statement: Three years on. March 2019. https://ec.europa.eu/home-affairs/sites/homeaffairs/files/what-we-do/policies/european-agenda-migration/20190318_eu-turkey-three-years-on_en.pdf

Infringements proceedings, 22 September 2016. https://ec.europa.eu/transport/media/media-corner/infringements-proceedings_en

January infringements package: key decisions, 24 January 2019, http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_MEMO-19-462_en.htm

Legal Enforcement: The infringements procedure, 8 June 2016, http://ec.europa.eu/environment/legal/law/procedure.htm

Migration: Commission steps up emergency assistance to Spain and Greece, 2 July 2018, https://ec.europa.eu/cyprus/news/20180702_3_en

Migration and Asylum: Commission takes further steps in infringement procedures against Hungary, 19 July 2018, http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_IP-18-4522_en.htm

Migration and borders: Commission awards additional €305 million to Member States under pressure, 20 December 2018. http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_IP-18-6884_en.htm

Migration: Immediate measures needed, March 2019. https://ec.europa.eu/home-affairs/sites/homeaffairs/files/what-we-do/policies/european-agenda-migration/20190306_managing-migration-factsheet-immediate-measures-needed_en.pdf

Non-paper on “controlled centres” in the EU – interim framework, 24 July 2018,  https://ec.europa.eu/home-affairs/sites/homeaffairs/files/what-we-do/policies/european-agenda-migration/20180724_non-paper-controlled-centres-eu-member-states_en.pdf

Non-paper on regional disembarkation arrangements, 24 July 2018,  https://ec.europa.eu/home-affairs/sites/homeaffairs/files/what-we-do/policies/european-agenda-migration/20180724_non-paper-regional-disembarkation-arrangements_en.pdf

November infringements package: key decisions, 8 November 2018. http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_MEMO-18-6247_EN.htm

Temporary Reintroduction of Border Control, https://ec.europa.eu/home-affairs/what-we-do/policies/borders-and-visas/schengen/reintroduction-border-control_en

The EU Emergency Trust Fund for Africa, https://ec.europa.eu/europeaid/regions/africa/eu-emergency-trust-fund-africa_en

The European Agenda on Migration: EU needs to sustain progress made over the past 4 Years, 6 March 2019, http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_IP-19-1496_en.htm

European Commission, European Website on Integration (EWSI)

Austria: Government to cut social benefits for non-nationals, 30 May 2018, https://ec.europa.eu/migrant-integration/news/austria-government-to-cut-social-benefits-for-non-nationals

Brno – Integration Crossroads Conference, 16 November 2018. https://ec.europa.eu/migrant-integration/event/brno-integration-crossroads-conference

Czech Republic: Further steps in the realisation of the updated policy for the integration of foreigners in 2018, 3 January 2018, https://ec.europa.eu/migrant-integration/librarydoc/czech-republic-further-steps-in-the-realisation-of-the-updated-policy-for-the-integration-of-foreigners-in-2018

Czech Republic: Further Steps to Implement the Updated Policy for Integration of Foreigners 2019 | Postup Při Realizaci Aktualizované Koncepce Integrace Cizinců v Roce 2019, 7 January 2019, https://ec.europa.eu/migrant-integration/librarydoc/further-steps-to-implement-the-updated-policy-for-integration-of-foreigners-2019

Greek Government announces Labour Market support for refugees, 18 December 2018, https://ec.europa.eu/migrant-integration/news/greek-government-announces-labour-market-support-for-refugees

Local integration charter launched in Malta, 14 December 2018, https://ec.europa.eu/migrant-integration/news/local-integration-charter-launched-in-malta

National action plan on integration 2018, 13 June 2018, https://ec.europa.eu/migrant-integration/librarydoc/national-action-plan-on-integration-2018-3

National Identity, Civil Society and Integration Policy Implementation Plan 2019-2020, 18 July 2018, https://ec.europa.eu/migrant-integration/librarydoc/national-identity-civil-society-and-integration-policy-implementation-plan-2019-2020

Negotiations begin on Estonia’s new integration policy, 8 January 2019. https://ec.europa.eu/migrant-integration/news/negotiations-begin-on-estonias-new-integration-policy

New Greek strategy for integration targets 10,000 refugees in one year, 20 October 2018, https://ec.europa.eu/migrant-integration/news/new-greek-strategy-for-integration-targets-10000-refugees-in-one-year

Public Opinion Portal (POP) visualises data on the attitudes of Europeans towardsiImmigration, 1 November 2018, https://ec.europa.eu/migrant-integration/news/public-opinion-portal-pop-visualises-data-on-the-attitudes-of-europeans-towards-immigration

Study shows Cypriots have mixed perceptions of refugees and migrants, 08 March 2019, https://ec.europa.eu/migrant-integration/news/study-shows-cypriots-have-mixed-perceptions-of-refugees-and-migrants

Survey shows Latvian attitudes are still closed to people of other ethnicities and origins, 12 March 2019, https://ec.europa.eu/migrant-integration/news/survey-shows-latvian-attitudes-are-still-closed-to-people-of-other-ethnicities-and-origins

The wages of fear: Attitudes towards refugees and migrants in Bulgaria, 13 June 2018, https://ec.europa.eu/migrant-integration/librarydoc/the-wages-of-fear-attitudes-towards-refugees-and-migrants-in-bulgaria

The wages of fear: Attitudes towards refugees and migrants in Croatia, 15 July 2018, https://ec.europa.eu/migrant-integration/librarydoc/the-wages-of-fear-attitudes-towards-refugees-and-migrants-in-croatia

The wages of fear: Attitudes towards refugees and migrants in Czech Republic, 31 July 2018, https://ec.europa.eu/migrant-integration/librarydoc/the-wages-of-fear-attitudes-towards-refugees-and-migrants-in-czech-republic

The Wages Of Fear: Attitudes Towards Refugees And Migrants In Poland, 31 July 2018, https://ec.europa.eu/migrant-integration/librarydoc/the-wages-of-fear-attitudes-towards-refugees-and-migrants-in-poland

European Council

Leaders’ Agenda: Migration: way forward on the external and internal dimension, December 2017, https://www.consilium.europa.eu/media/32083/en_leaders-agenda-note-on-migration_.pdf

Reform of EU Asylum Rules, https://www.consilium.europa.eu/en/policies/ceas-reform

European Migration Network (EMN)

Ad-Hoc Query on Humanitarian Protection, requested by the Spanish EMN National Contact Point (NCP) on 2nd June 2017, https://ec.europa.eu/home-affairs/sites/homeaffairs/files/2017.1197_-_es_ad_hoc_query_on_humanitarian_protection.pdf

EMN 23rd Bulletin, April-June 2018, https://ec.europa.eu/home-affairs/content/emn-bulletin_en

EMN Glossary: Unaccompanied Minor, https://ec.europa.eu/home-affairs/content/unaccompanied-minor-1_en

EMN 25th Bulletin, October-December 2018, https://ec.europa.eu/home-affairs/content/emn-bulletin_en

National Contact Point Belgium: Belgium and the United Kingdom to further cooperate on the issue of Transit Migration, 26 February 2018, https://emnbelgium.be/news/belgium-and-united-kingdom-further-cooperate-issue-transit-migration

National Contact Point Belgium: Detention of irregularly staying families with children in family housing in a closed centre, 11 August 2018, https://emnbelgium.be/news/detention-irregularly-staying-families-children-family-housing-closed-centre

European Parliament

European Parliamentary Research Service (EPRS), Briefing: Hotspots at EU External Borders, State of play, PE 623.563, June 2018, http://www.europarl.europa.eu/RegData/etudes/BRIE/2018/623563/EPRS_BRI(2018)623563_EN.pdf

Report on the Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council Establishing a Common Procedure for International Protection in the Union and Repealing Directive 2013/32/EU, (COM(2016)0467 – C8-0321/2016 – 2016/0224(COD)), 22 May 2018, http://www.europarl.europa.eu/doceo/document/A-8-2018-0171_EN.html

European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA)

Age assessment and fingerprinting of children in asylum procedures – Minimum age requirements concerning children’s rights in the EU, April 2018, https://fra.europa.eu/en/publication/2018/minimum-age-asylum

Beyond the Peak: Challenges remain, but migration numbers drop, 1.1.2018-31.12.2018, Annual Review, 2019, https://fra.europa.eu/sites/default/files/fra_uploads/fra-2019-beyond-the-peak-migration-annual-review-2018_en.pdf

Fundamental Rights Considerations: NGO Ships involved in Search and Rescue in the Mediterranean and criminal investigations - 2018, October 2018. https://fra.europa.eu/en/theme/asylum-migration-borders/ngos-sar-activities