9789004360525 (hardback) 9004360522 (hardback) 9789004360532 (ebook)
Immigration and asylum law and policy in Europe ; v. 45. 1568-2749
"Combatting irregular immigration has become a major goal of migration policy of the European Union (EU). According to the European Commission (hereafter Commission), the "prevention of and the fight against illegal immigration are essential parts of the common and comprehensive asylum and immigration policy of the European Union." In particular, the return policy is "an integral and vital component in the fight against illegal immigration." The return policy, as the essential tool of the EU's "fight against illegal immigration," targets thousands of non- citizens annually"-- Provided by publisher.
Based on author's thesis (doctoral - Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (Geneva, Switzerland), 2017).
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 719-822) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
The Returns Directive against the background of international and EU human rights law : setting the scene Human rights impediments to return Procedural safeguards Social rights pending return Entry ban in the light of the principle of proportionality Human rights impediments to entry ban Protection of personal data stored in a SIS alert Permissibility of detention Procedural safeguards Conditions of detention Mandatory ("voluntary") return Forcible return Removal to a transit country based on readmission agreements The Returns Directive : efficiency of return vs. human rights protection.