The new guidance will provide EU Member States with practical suggestions on how to respond step-by-step from the moment of identification of the child until a lasting solution in their best interests is found. It will also provide a brief overview of the relevant international and EU legal framework, especially in the area of criminal justice, victims’ rights and cross-border cooperation among EU Member States.
The project explores what happened to those people who sought asylum in the EU as part of the large-scale arrivals in 2015-2016. It focuses on young people aged 16-24 who have received or are likely to receive international protection in Austria, France, Germany, Greece, Italy and Sweden. The project looks at policies related to residence permits, family reunification, education, housing and social assistance.
FRA is conducting desk research on immigration detention of children – both unaccompanied and children with their parents or guardian. The research covers children in asylum or in immigration/return procedures and covers all EU Member States.
The second wave of the European Union Minorities and Discrimination Survey (EU-MIDIS) aims to assess progress made over the past five years since the first EU-MIDIS survey was carried out in 2008.
FRA is looking into national practices across the EU concerning decisions to transfer unaccompanied children who are EU nationals to the Member State of their nationality.
This project will analyse the fundamental rights implications of inserting, storing and using biometric data in large-scale IT systems
This project will provide EU and national policy makers with evidence on the implementation of integration and social inclusion policies for migrants and their descendants.
The project looks at criminal exploitation of the work of EU and non-EU workers. It aims to collect information on the nature of and responses to severe forms of labour exploitation across the EU. It builds on previous FRA research, particularly concerning irregular migrants in domestic work, and is linked to current work on victims’ rights and support.
This guidance is intended to enhance the protection of child victims of trafficking. The guidance will consist of a handbook on guardianship for children deprived of parental care. The handbook will reinforce guardianship systems to cater to the specific needs of child victims of trafficking.
The project involved the development of a handbook legal professionals on European law relating to asylum, borders and immigration.