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Supporting human rights compliant asylum procedures

On 8 December, FRA contributed to discussion on human rights compliant asylum procedures in the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) Committee on Migration, Refugees and Displaced Persons. FRA reported about obstacles in accessing asylum procedures at EU’s external borders as described in its report Asylum and migration:

Progress achieved and remaining challenges and highlighted the need to ensure respect for due process guarantees and of paying attention to the specific needs of persons with vulnerabilities.