Looking beyond the Rhetoric of the Refugee Crisis: The Failed Reform of the Common European Asylum System

European Journal of Human Rights, 2016, pp. 584-602

19 Pages Posted: 13 Jan 2017

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Vincent Chetail

Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (HEI)

Date Written: 2016

Abstract

This column challenges the rhetoric of the refugee crisis and highlights the structural shortcomings of the Common European Asylum System. It focuses on the recent reform proposed by the European Commission and provides a critical account of the main proposed changes.

Keywords: Refugee Crisis, Migration Crisis, Common European Asylum System, Refugee, Asylum Seeker, Dublin Regulation, Qualification Directive, Reception Conditions, Refugee Definition, Safe Third Country, Resettlement

Suggested Citation

Chetail, Vincent, Looking beyond the Rhetoric of the Refugee Crisis: The Failed Reform of the Common European Asylum System (2016). European Journal of Human Rights, 2016, pp. 584-602. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2898063

Vincent Chetail (Contact Author)

Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (HEI) ( email )

PO Box 136
Geneva, CH-1211
Switzerland

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