Publication date: 04 April 2015

The European Parliament Think Tank has published a briefing presenting facts and figures about irregular immigration in the EU.

Publication date: 01 March 2014

This paper published in March 2014 examines the sanctions applied to counteract irregular migration.
Main theme: Irregular Migration
Publication Type: Report
Keywords: illegal entry, penalties, sanction

Publication date: 09 January 2012

Irregular migration is a subject of ongoing public debate in Europe. Policy makers are under pressure to reduce it and majorities often view it as a problem. Have policy interventions contributed to a decline in irregular migration? Have new hotspots of irregular entry emerged?