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

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12 / 10 / 17

The UK High Court ruled this week that the definition of ‘torture’ in the latest Home Office policy on detention of “Adults At Risk” was unlawful.

04 / 10 / 17

On 22 September 2017, the Greek Council of State, the highest administrative court of the country, delivered two long-awaited judgments (2347/2017 and 2348/2017).

03 / 10 / 17

The European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) delivered today its judgment in the case of N.D. and N.T. v. Spain, concerning the expulsion of a group of 75-80 migrants from the Melilla enclave on 13 August 2014.

28 / 09 / 17

The legality of the use of administrative detention for the purpose of carrying out transfers under Article 28 of the Dublin III Regulation has recently been clarified by the country’s two highest courts.

27 / 09 / 17

The Swiss Federal Commission for Migration (CFM) issued recommendations in the context of the ongoing reform of the Swiss asylum system.

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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