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FRA trains Schengen evaluators on return issues

The Agency contributed to the training of Schengen evaluators in the field of return on 12 and 13 November in Riga, as part of a regular event organised jointly by the European Commission and the European Border and Coast Guard Agency, Frontex.

The main issues covered were detention, non-refoulement, children in return procedures, procedural safeguards and entry bans. Representatives from EU Member States, Schengen Associated Countries, Frontex and the European Commission took part in the session.