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Call for Papers: Regulating ‘Irregular’ Migration

The Faculty of Law, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens organises a conference titled ‘Regulating ‘irregular’ migration: International Obligations and International Responsibilities’. The conference will be held on 20 March 2015 in Athens. The conference aims to address the contemporary … Continue reading

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Council of Europe: Greece must end collective expulsions

News article The Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights, Nils Muiznieks, has criticised Greece for a large number of reported collective expulsions of migrants, including a large number of Syrians fleeing war violence, and allegations of ill-treatment of migrants … Continue reading

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Blogpost – On smuggling, border control and migration

Smuggling is a reaction to border controls, not the cause of migration by Hein de Haas (post copied from his blog) The disaster of the sinking of a boat on 3 October off the coast of Lampedusa, which cost the … Continue reading

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Blog on Migrants at Sea

This is an interesting blog on the general subject of migration by from Africa to or towards Europe and other significant maritime migration routes which end in the European Union, such as Turkey to Greece and Albania to Italy. The blog focuses … Continue reading

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