Publication date: 29 May 2012

This publication of the European Parliament shows the number of asylum seekers, where they seek asylum and where they come from as well as the number of first instance decisions on asylum in 2011

Publication date: 13 February 2012

This is a reissue of the previous Handbook on Procedures and Criteria for Determining Refugee Status under the 1951 Convention and the 1967 Protocol relating to the Status of Refugees.

Publication date: 08 February 2012

This Eurostat publication provides an overview of asylum applicants and first instance decisions on asylum applications for the second quarter of 2011.

Publication date: 20 October 2011

The Belgian EMN NCP updated a report on protection statuses and published the report. The publication was presented on the EMN-national seminar on 60 years Geneva convention on October 14, 2011 which took place at Residence Palace in Brussels.
Main theme: International Protection, Regularization
Publication Type: Thematic Studies
Keywords: protection, status

Publication date: 18 October 2011

UNHCR has just released its Statistical overview of asylum applications lodged in Europe and selected non-European countries
Main theme: International Protection
Publication Type: Report
Keywords: asylum applications, asylum statistics

Publication date: 27 September 2011

This Eurostat publication is providing a detailed overview of the asylum applications and decisions in the EU27 in 2011.

Publication date: 08 September 2011

Climate change is a new driver of human migration and is expected by many to dwarf all others in its impact. This study was done by the Migration Policy Institute in coperation with the European University Institute.

Publication date: 24 August 2011

In July, the International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association (ILGA)issued a policy paper entitled "Policy paper: the recast of the EU asylum Procedure and Reception Directives", containing its concerns & recommendations on the 2 directives.

Publication date: 28 July 2011

Law and Practice in Selected EU Member States with Respect to Asylum-Seekers Fleeing Indiscriminate Violence - A UNHCR research project
Main theme: International Protection, Asylum
Publication Type: Study
Keywords: UNHCR, qualification directive

Publication date: 01 June 2011

This is the annual report 2010 of the Office of the Commissioner Gerneral for Refugees & Stateless Persons (CGRS)

Publication date: 11 May 2011

The Centre for Equal Opportunities and Opposition to Racism (Centre) published a report about the respecting of fundamental rights of detainees of the INAD-Centre on Brussels Airport
Main theme: International Protection, Borders & Visa
Publication Type: Report
Keywords: detention, INAD-centre

Publication date: 08 April 2011

This Eurostat publication provides a detailed overview of the asylum applications and decisions in the EU27 in 2010.

Publication date: 28 March 2011

ECRE/ELENA-survey providing a comparative overview of the provision of legal aid for asylum seekers in Europe
Main theme: International Protection
Publication Type: Opinion
Keywords: legal aid for asylum seekers

Publication date: 28 March 2011

Revised ECRE-guidelines on the treatment of still one of the most important ethnic groups of refugees in Europe
Main theme: International Protection
Publication Type: Report
Keywords: Chechen refugees, Chechnya, IDP

Publication date: 19 January 2011

This quarterly Eurostat publication gives an insight into recent developments in international protection including applicants for asylum and decisions on asylum applications. These data are supplied to Eurostat by the national Ministries of Interior and related official agencies.

Publication date: 07 October 2010

Eurostat states that around 15 000 fewer asylum applicants were registered in the EU27 during the first half of 2010 compared to the same period in 2009

Publication date: 01 December 2009

This study examines the protection statuses granted in Belgium, including those harmonized at European level and those set at the national level in the framework of asylum and immigration policies. It addresses the legal basis, procedures and rights attached to these statuses.