Essays about: "asylum seekers under international law"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 17 essays containing the words asylum seekers under international law.

  1. 1. Unaccompanied Children’s Right to Legal Assistance in Asylum Proceedings. An overview of the universal and regional systems of human rights protection in Europe and the Americas.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Marina Vannelli; [2017]
    Keywords : asylum-seeking child; Unaccompanied children; procedural guarantees; legal representation; asylum procedures; best interest principle; human rights.; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The situation of unaccompanied asylum-seeking children is nowadays a global issue affecting an important number of children all over the world. Nevertheless, the special needs and vulnerabilities of this group of children have not yet been effectively assessed. READ MORE

  2. 2. Asylum Seekers and the Right to Work - A comparative study between the Swedish and German legal system

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Rebecka Andersson; [2017]
    Keywords : Asylum seekers; Work; Germany; Sweden; ICESCR; Public international law; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Due to the current refugee crises the question of asylum seekers’ right to work has gained renewed relevance. This paper analyzes the Swedish regulations regarding asylum seekers’ access to the labor market de lege ferenda. READ MORE

  3. 3. Turkey as a safe third country? - A study on the safe third country concept and its compliance with non-refoulement

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Deria Rumina Yenidogan; [2017]
    Keywords : Public international law; Asylum; Safe Third Country; Turkey; European Union; Asylum Procedures Directive; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : In 2016 the EU and Turkey reached an agreement with the goal to end “irregular migration” from Turkey to the EU. Under this agreement asylum seekers who have entered Greece via Turkey will have their asylum applications deemed as inadmissible on safe third country grounds and subsequently be returned to Turkey. READ MORE

  4. 4. In the Spirit of EU Burden-Sharing – Past and Present challenges to respond to humanitarian crises; Kosovo and Syria in Focus

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Ebba Ahlgren; [2016]
    Keywords : refugee protection; burden-sharing; solidarity; fair sharing of responsibilities; relocation; resettlement; people sharing; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Providing protection and assistance to refugees is a permanent challenge for the international community. In 2014 EU created a New Agenda on Migration as a immediate response to the increasing inflow of third country nationals who risked their lives when crossing the Mediterranean Sea. READ MORE

  5. 5. Fortress or Host Europe? – The EU/Turkey deal and its compliance with human rights law

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Alice Cullberg; [2016]
    Keywords : international law; EU law; safe third country; non-refoulement; asylum; Turkey; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : In light of what have become known as the European migration crisis, this thesis examines the legality of one of EU’s burden-sharing responses to this perceived threat – the EU/Turkey deal on March 18 2016. For many asylum seekers, the dream of a safe haven in the EU goes through Turkey to the Greek islands, leading to a significant rise in the number of would-be asylum seekers in the EU over the last years. READ MORE