The Council of Europe Action Plan on Protecting Vulnerable Persons in the Context of MIgration and Asylum in Europe (2021-2025) proposes targeted measures and activities to enhance the capacity of member states to identify and address vulnerabilities throughout asylum and migration procedures. 

The First Interim Report on the Implementation of the Action Plan  was published on 1 March 2023.


 Implementation of the Action Plan

Network of Focal Points on Migration

The Network of Focal Points on Migration provides an important forum for national authorities and policy-makers dealing with migration issues to meet and exchange information among themselves and with the Council of Europe on the protection of the human rights of migrants and refugees. The aim of the Network, composed of members from relevant ministries, is to address human rights challenges in the field of migration through the exchange of information, good practices and enhanced co-operation in the field of migration.

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World Refugee Day

Représentante spéciale de la Secrétaire Générale sur les migrations et les réfugiés 20 June 2023 Strasbourg

To pay tribute to refugees everywhere and in partnership with UNHCR, the Council of Europe (Les Mercredis du Conseil de l’Europe) has produced this special video.

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11.04. The launching event of the Council of Europe’s comprehensive response package to the refugee influx in Armenia, Yerevan

14-15.05. Frontex - 34th meeting of the Consultative Forum on Fundamental Rights, Warsaw

13-14.06. 9th meeting of the Network of Focal Points on Migration, Strasbourg

20.06. World Refugee Day