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Mapping asylum procedures, reception conditions, detention and content of protection in Europe

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21 / 06 / 17

An AIDA legal briefing published today tracks the expansion of detention policies and practices across Europe.

01 / 06 / 17

On 30 May 2017, the Irish Supreme Court delivered a landmark decision in case N.V.H. v. Minister for Justice and Equality and declared the absolute prohibition on seeking of employment for asylum seekers unconstitutional.

01 / 06 / 17

The Administrative Court of Ceuta ruled on 25 May 2017 that asylum seekers passing the admissibility phase of the asylum procedure have a right to freely move across the Spanish territory and access the mainland.

26 / 05 / 17

The asylum reform streak continues in Austria, as a new legislative proposal on an aliens law amendment (FrÄG 2017, Part II) has been tabled before the Austrian parliament.

19 / 05 / 17

An AIDA legal briefing published today examines the use of special procedures to accelerate, prioritise and fast-track asylum applications in European countries.

About AIDA

The Asylum Information Database (AIDA) is a database managed by the European Council on Refugees and Exiles (ECRE), containing information on asylum procedures, reception conditions, detention and content of international protection across 20 countries.