Will austerity Europe kill the common asylum system?

While I am writing these lines, the European Parliament has just adopted the so-called “ asylum package ,” which is aiming at ensuring that asylum seekers and refugees will enjoy the same basic rights throughout the EU . While the asylum package is far from perfect , I...
Every family should have the right to be together
Last 26 April 2013, I attended a France Terre d’Asile working breakfast on the need to preserve special derogatory rules currently applied to family reunification for refugees. Within few weeks, France will change its legislation with regards to family reunification and the working breakfast was aiming at developing...