Europe and Irregular Migration by Sea: Frontex and International Law (L’Europa e L’Immigrazione Clandestina Via Mare: Frontex e Diritto Internazionale)

Diritto dell’Unione Europea, pp. 367-388, 2008

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Seline Trevisanut

Netherlands Institute for the Law of the sea, Utrecht University School of Law; Utrecht University - School of Law

Date Written: 2008

Abstract

This paper draws a sketch of the legal framework in which Frontex operative activities started in 2006-2007. It then focus on the legally of such operations in the light of the international obligations binding EU and EU member states in the field of human rights, asylum law and law of the sea.

Table of Contents: I. Introduzione. — II. Gli strumenti comunitari in materia di immigrazione clandestina: il problema del controllo e della gestione delle frontiere esterne.— III. La sorveglianza delle frontiere esterne: tra politica interna e relazioni esterne della Comunita` e degli Stati membri. — IV. La struttura organizzativa del FRONTEX. — V. L’operativita` del FRONTEX: i pattugliamenti congiunti in mare e il loro fondamento giuridico. — VI. Le pre-border operations del FRONTEX ed il rispetto del principio di non-respingimento. — VII. Considerazioni conclusive: legalita` contro operativita`?

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Keywords: FRONTEX; Asylum Law; European Law; Law of the Sea

Suggested Citation

Trevisanut, Seline, Europe and Irregular Migration by Sea: Frontex and International Law (L’Europa e L’Immigrazione Clandestina Via Mare: Frontex e Diritto Internazionale) (2008). Diritto dell’Unione Europea, pp. 367-388, 2008. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1798732

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