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    Learning Management System for the EASO Training Curriculum.

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  • COI Portal

    The EASO COI Portal provides access to Country of Origin Information (COI) for use in Protection Status Determination procedures.

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  • Quality Assurance Tool

    EASO Quality Assurance Tool is a flexible tool for assessing the quality of the asylum process.

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    Identification of Persons with Special Needs

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    EASO Information and Documentation System

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    EASO provides, on a regular basis, an outlook with an analysis of asylum trends and push–pull factors, as well as risk scenarios.

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News & Events

EASO publishes three COI reports on Somalia: Targeted profiles, Key socio-economic indicators and Security situation

Today, the European Asylum Support Office (EASO) published three Country of Origin Information (COI) reports. The first report is titled Somalia: Targeted profiles, the second one Somalia: Key socio-economic indicators and the third one Somalia: Security situation. These reports are part of a series of four COI reports on Somalia that have been produced in 2021. They build upon the preceding EASO COI report on Somalia: Actors (July 2021).  They should be read in conjunction with one another. This series of COI reports provide relevant information on international protection status determination for Somali asylum seekers and will be used in the development of EASO country guidance note on Somalia.

20th September 2021 Read More

Asylum applications by Afghans approaching those by Syrians

While Syrians were still the largest group of asylum applicants in EU+ countries in July, the gap to Afghans continued shrinking. As these and other main nationalities lodged substantially more applications compared to previous months, total applications were at the highest level since the outbreak of COVID-19 and approached pre-pandemic levels. 

16th September 2021 Read More

Afghanistan: EASO updates report on security situation

The European Asylum Support Office (EASO) has published an updated Country of Origin Information (COI)  Report on the security situation Afghanistan. As with all EASO COI Reports, the publication offers an objective resource for use by EU Member State asylum officials when reviewing individual applications for international protection – in this case by Afghan nationals. It also offers the basis for the development of Country Guidance Notes aimed at harmonising asylum decision practices across the EU. 

9th September 2021 Read More

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Latest Publications

Practical guide on the welfare of asylum and reception staff - Part I: Standards and policy

September 2021

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EASO 10-Year Anniversary Conference - Programme

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