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Maltese Presidency child rights meeting on asylum reform

The Agency presented its Opinions on the proposals for the revised Dublin and Eurodac Regulations during a policy roundtable on 1 March in Brussels.

The discussions focused on operationalising the best interests of the child principle in reforming the Common European Asylum System. UNICEF, UNHCR, ECRE, Save the Children and the International Rescue Committee were also part of the Roundtable. The event was organised by the Maltese Presidency of the EU Council for Member States’ delegates involved in the asylum working party.