The EU-Turkey deal one year on

23-03-2017

20:00-21:30

SPUI25, Spui 25-27 Amsterdam

The EU-Turkey deal one year on

Gerald Knaus

Jens Kimmel, j.kimmel@uva.nl

Faculteit der Rechtsgeleerdheid

Rechten

Lezing

ACCESS EUROPE is happy to present another renowned Visions of Europe speaker who is an expert on EU-Turkey relations: dr Gerald Knaus, founder of the European Stability Initiative in Berlin.

One year ago, the EU-Turkey agreement laid the basis for diffusing the refugee crisis in the Aegean. It urgently needs to be implemented fully – and its lessons need to be applied to African migrants arriving by sea in Italy. The European Union urgently needs a credible policy on asylum and border management which must combine effective control of external land and sea borders with respect for existing international and EU refugee law.

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