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Differences Between the 1951 Geneva Convention and the European Asylum Policy Regarding the Right to Seek Asylum
Differences Between the 1951 Geneva Convention and the European Asylum Policy Regarding the Right to Seek Asylum

Author(s): Eszter Lilla Seres
Subject(s): International Law, Human Rights and Humanitarian Law, Migration Studies, EU-Accession / EU-DEvelopment, EU-Legislation
Published by: Masarykova univerzita
Keywords: Common European Asylum System; Freedom of Movement; Refugee Law; Geneva Convention of 1951;
Summary/Abstract: The recent events of refugee crisis pose real challenges not only on international, on European level as well. This crisis crystallizes the problems of effective refugee protection under both level of regulation. This paper aims at pointing out these issues, especially of provisions on freedom of movement, outlining the hardship refugees facing when applying for protection in the EU.

  • Page Range: 315-329
  • Page Count: 15
  • Publication Year: 2016
  • Language: English