Periodic data collection on the migration situation in the EU - May 2018 Highlights

In view of the increasing numbers of refugees, asylum seekers and migrants entering the EU, the EU Agency for Fundamental Rights has been collecting relevant data since September 2015. This report focuses on the fundamental rights situation of people arriving in Member States particularly affected by large migration movements. This report addresses fundamental rights concerns between 1 March-30 April 2018.

The countries covered in this report are: Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, the Netherlands, Poland, Spain and Sweden.

This report addresses fundamental rights concerns between 1 March - 30 April 2018.

This issue covers the following topics:

  • Key fundamental rights concerns
  • Situation at the border
  • Asylum procedure
  • Reception
  • Child protection
  • Immigration detention
  • Return
  • Legal responses
  • Policy responses
  • Responses by civil society, local and political actors
  • Hate speech and violent crime