16 Sep 2021 09:17:00
The Special Representative addressed the assessment of migrants’ qualifications and alternatives to immigration detentionSPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE ON MIGRATION AND REFUGEES 16 September 2021
The Special Representative on Migration and Refugees, Drahoslav Štefánek, was invited to Belgrade...
09 Jul 2021 09:17:00
Council of Europe and EU Agency for Fundamental Rights publish a new joint Note on standards for migrants, asylum applicants and refugees to effective remedies at European bordersSpecial Representative on Migration and Refugees Strasbourg 09 July 2021
The Council of Europe and the EU Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) are publishing today a joint...
07 Jul 2021 12:03:00Special Representative on Migration and Refugees Strasbourg 7 July 2021
The Special Representative of the Secretary General on Migration and Refugees, Ambassador...
In the Final Report in the implementation of the Action Plan on protecting refugee and migrant children in Europe (2017-2019), the Council of Europe takes stock of achievements and sets out new objectives.
Here is an overview highlighting in detail the actions carried out by the Council of Europe as a solid and coherant response aimed at protecting children in migration. The overview includes relevant resources linked to the results of the Action Plan.
The Special Representative has published a handbook on “Family reunification for refugee and migrant children - Standards and promising practices”. It focuses on the reunification of families with children in the context of international migration, and in particular on reunification possibilities for unaccompanied and separated refugee and migrant children.
The handbook is a practical guide addressed to those who design and apply laws and is conceived as a point of reference for capacity-building material, technical assistance, co-operation projects and new practices for and with relevant authorities and institutions.
16 March 2021, in Ankara, on the occasion of his visit to Turkey, the Special Representative of the Secretary General on Migration and Refugees, Ambassador Drahoslav Štefánek, (SRSG), is launching a Turkish version of the publication “Promoting child-friendly approaches in the area of migration:...
14.09 - Briefing on the European Qualifications Passport for Refugees implementation in Serbia (Belgrade)
15.09 - Regional Meeting on Alternatives to Immigration Detention in the Western Balkans
16.09 - Steering committee for the rights of the child (CDENF) plenary session on migration
24.09 - International conference on Statelessness and the right to a nationality in Europe