Remedies for detained migrants were not in accordance with Convention

In the case of Kaak and Others v. Greece (application no. 34215/16, 03.10.19) the European Court of Human Rights held, unanimously, that there had been:  no violation of Article 3...

The detention of the applicant was not in accordance with the Convention after it became clear that he could not be deported to any safe third country

In the case of Al Husin v. Bosnia and Herzegovina (no. 2) (application no. 10112/16, 25/06/2019) the European Court of Human Rights held, unanimously, that there had been:  a violation...

Special protection for minors must be a decisive factor for states when considering issues related to the status of illegal migrants

In the case of Sh.D. and Others v. Greece, Austria, Croatia, Hungary, North Macedonia, Serbia and Slovenia (application no. 14165/16, 13.06.2019) the European Court of Human Rights, unanimously: declared the...

The decision to expel a long-term migrant did not lead to violation of the Convention

In case the case of Levakovic v. Denmark (application no. 7841/14, 23/20/2018) the European Court of Human Rights held that there had been no violation of Article 8 (right to...

ECHR: Hungary must provide food to rejected asylum seekers

The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR),responding to emailed questions from Reuters, stated that Hungary must provide food to rejected asylum seekers held in detention camps on its border who...

The UN Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration has been adopted

For the first time ever, United Nations Member States have agreed an all-encompassing Global Compact to better manage international migration, address its challenges, strengthen migrant rights and contribute to sustainable...

Berlin Declaration

The Berlin Declaration has been adopted at the German Bundestag.Nearly 300 parliamentarians from 53 OSCE participating States and four Partners for Co-operation participated in the 27th Annual Session, which took...