Study: A new asylum policy for Europe?! Opting for a rights-based approach
Author: Keudel-Kaiser Dorothea; Monina Giuliana; Scholdan Bettina, Wladasch Katrin
Publication Date: 2016
The study, which was funded via the Call4Europe initiative of the crowdfunding platform respekt.net, provides an overview of the international obligation to protect, an analysis of the EU asylum acquis and its deficiencies from a human rights perspective, presents current proposals for change and seeks to provide recommendations for steps towards a new asylum policy in and for Europe. Driven by a rights‘ based approach the study has intends to provide a counterbalance to the predominant discourse about irregular migration and asylum abuse.