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Austria / Highest Administrative Court / Ra 2018/20/0001

Asylum seeker facing removal to Italy, Administrative Court
23/01/2018
National Court/Tribunal
Decision
Austria

Key facts of the case

The judgement of the Highest Administrative Court does not provide much information on the original case. However, the case was about a women with two children who faced removal to Italy based on the Dublin III regulation....

EU Charter Article(s) referenced: 

Austria / Constitutional Court / E3296/2017

Iranian national vs. Austria
26/02/2018
National Court/Tribunal
Decision
Austria

Key facts of the case

The complainant, an Iranian national, applied for international protection on 28 October 2015 following his entry into the Federal territory of Austria. He brought forward to be Christan and that based on that he would be persecuted in Iran in case...

EU Charter Article(s) referenced: 

Austria / Highest Administrative Court / Ra 2017/19/0602

Syrian national vs. Austria
03/05/2018
National Court/Tribunal
Austria

Key facts of the case 

A Syrian national entered the EU in Bulgaria and applied for asylum there on 18 November 2016. Following this, she applied for asylum again in Austria on 30 Dezember 2016. The Federal Asylum Authority consulted the Bulgarian authorities and...

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ECHR Article(s) referenced: 
Young Jewish Europeans: perceptions and experiences of antisemitism
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Young Jewish Europeans: perceptions and experiences of antisemitism

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Migration: Key fundamental rights concerns - Quarterly bulletin 2
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Migration: Key fundamental rights concerns - Quarterly bulletin 2

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Beyond the peak: challenges remain, but migration numbers drop
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Beyond the peak: challenges remain, but migration numbers drop

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This report looks into the fundamental rights situation of asylum applicants and beneficiaries of international protection in the EU throughout 2018. It pulls together the main issues identified in FRA’s regular updates on fundamental rights related to asylum, migration and borders in selected EU Member States, which the agency has been publishing since September 2015.
Experiences and perceptions of antisemitism - Second survey on discrimination and hate crime against Jews in the EU - Summary
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2019

Experiences and perceptions of antisemitism - Second survey on discrimination and hate crime against Jews in the EU - Summary

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Austria, Anfrage der Abgeordneten Cornelia Ecker, Kolleginnen und Kollegen an den Bundesminister für Inneres betreffend Unterbringung von minderjährigen Flüchtlingen in der Schwarzenberg-Kaserne

Cornelia Ecker
The Members of the Parliament filed an inquiry, asking the Federal Minister of the Interior 48 questions on the accommodation of refugees of minor age in Austria. In the introduction to these questions the Members of the Parliament referred to the special protection for refugees of minor age as laid down in various legal bases, including the Charter.
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