Access to NGOs and UNHCR



In general, asylum seekers at the borders are the ones that face most difficulties in accessing not only information, but the asylum process itself. For this reason, UNHCR has established its presence in the border points in Ceuta and Melilla. For more information refer to section on Border Procedure.

The second category with most difficult access to information and NGO counselling are third-country nationals willing to apply for asylum from detention within CIE. 

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, detenti