Essays about: "asylum seekers under international law"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 22 essays containing the words asylum seekers under international law.

  1. 1. Age Assessment of Unaccompanied Minors in Sweden and the Rights of Children

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

    Author : Emil Johansson; [2019]
    Keywords : EU law; public international law; age assessment; unaccompanied minor; migration; asylum; Sweden; medical age assessment; radiological age assessment; benefit of the doubt; burden of proof; burden of inquiry; children s rights; human rights; medicinska åldersbedömningar; åldersbedömning; RMV; shared duty of fact finding; presumption of minority; prima facie child; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : In 2015, Sweden saw a large influx of asylum-seekers into the country, many of whom claimed to be unaccompanied minor. Without personal documents to attest their age, the authorities often doubted these claims of minority, prompting a need for age assessment. READ MORE

  2. 2. Locked in Limbo: Administrative Detention of Asylum Seekers in Sweden and the Diverging Perspectives of the Strasbourg Court and the Human Rights Committee

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

    Author : Aylin Bahmanyar; [2019]
    Keywords : Administrative Detention; Asylum seekers; Deportation; Human Rights; European Convention on Human Rights; International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights Mänskliga rättigheter; Verkställighetsförvar; Förvarstagande av Asylsökande; EKMR; Utlänningslagen; Människorättskommittén; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Due to the large influx of persons seeking refuge within European states in recent years, measures which control the entry, residence and expulsion of aliens have increased both in use and intensity. An example of such a measure is the detention of asylum seekers for administrative reasons. READ MORE

  3. 3. Shifting the Burden: On the Legal Nature of the EU-Turkey Statement

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

    Author : Karin Åberg; [2018]
    Keywords : EU; Turkey; Readmission; Agreement; Statement; Informalization; Crisis; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Den 18 mars 2016 publicerade Europeiska Rådet en överenskommelse på sin hemsida. Den blev känd som ’EU-Turkiet-avtalet’ och gick ut på att asylsökande skickas tillbaka från de grekiska öarna till Turkiet. I utbyte får Turkiet bl a ekonomisk kompensation och ökade chanser till visafrihet och EU-medlemskap. READ MORE

  4. 4. Dublin IV - Making transfers (im)possible) -- An analysis of human rights concerns in the envisioned Dublin IV Regulation

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

    Author : Johannes Mortenlind; [2018]
    Keywords : public international law; EU law; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to analyse the prohibitions of transfers of asylum seekers in the Dublin System, and how compatible the Commission’s Proposal for a Dublin IV Regulation is with human rights law. The Dublin System is meant to allocate responsibility between Member States regarding asylum applications. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Future of Humanitarianism? - Humanitarian Visas in the European Union in light of CJEU Case C-638/16 X and X

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

    Author : Ebba Coghlan; [2018]
    Keywords : EU law; Migration law; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : In December 2016, a Belgian court referred questions to the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) concerning the issuance of humanitarian visas to a Christian Syrian family. The central question in the case is whether inter-national treaties and Union law oblige EU Member States to allow their consulates and embassies to issue humanitarian visas. READ MORE