Migration

Refugee crisis: Hungarian government must stop blocking humanitarian response

Commenting on the news that the European Commission will propose an updated system for the redistribution of 160,000 asylum seekers across the EU, Green MEP Ska…

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Distribution key for relocating refugees: A strong signal for more solidarity

Press statement, 16/07/2015

The European Parliament’s Civil liberties committee today adopted a report by Green draftsperson Ska Keller on a proposal on the…

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What is the alternative to the dysfunctional Dublin system?

The Greens/EFA hearing "Beyond Dublin: Rethinking Europe's Asylum System" explores new pathways towards a fair asylum system in Europe. Distribution quotas for…

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Silence is not enough: Green proposals for a European migration and asylum strategy

To avoid further catastrophes and deaths in the Mediterranean we need a radical shift in the priorities of EU asylum policies.  Increasing the budget of the…

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Beyond Dublin - Alternatives to the Dublin System

The Dublin system is coming under increasing pressure. It sets out the criteria for deciding which European Member State has responsibility for dealing with an…

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Disappointing EU Agenda on Migration

Background paper of the EU Commission 

Ska Keller is disappointed by the new background paper of the European Commission on a European agenda on migration:…

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Skas speech on Security Structure

We need a security strategy, because a lot of people are feeling insecure in Europe, be they migrants, be they Muslims who are currently under threat in Germany…

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FRONTEX Mediterranean mission: Replacing Mare Nostrum rescue operation a death sentence for refugees

 

On 1 November, a new Frontex mission called Triton starts in the Mediterranean, replacing the earlier Mare Nostrum mission, which focused on saving lives at…

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Mos Maiorum targets the wrong people

The massive EU-wide police action against irregular migration, "Mos Maiorum", is targeting the wrong people, says Ska. Watch her statement in the summary of…

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The Mare Nostrum refugee rescue mission must be continued – “Frontex Plus” is no substitute

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2014 threatens to be one of the most deadly years for refugees. Since the beginning of the year, more than 3,000 people seeking…

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EU-wide "Mos Maiorum" police operation

Migration is not a crime

Today sees the start of the EU wide "Mos Maiorum" police operation. This operation, carried out by EU member states, is directed…

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