EASO’s Executive Director visits Cyprus to reaffirm support to the country’s asylum services
Meetings held outside EASO
EASO meets with Eritrean Diaspora in Italy
|EASO Consultative Forum: Regional Thematic Meeting in Trapani|
On 29 September, representatives from EASO, the European Commission and the Italian authorities, held discussions with representatives of Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) during a thematic meeting in Trapani, Italy. Read more...
Important meetings held at EASO
|25th Management Board meeting held against backdrop of increase in EASO activities|
On 26 and 27 September 2017, the Management Board of the European Asylum Support Office (EASO) met in Valletta, Malta to discuss the increasing activities of the Agency over the past few months. Read more...
Stories from the hotspots
Mobile Asylum Support Team in Athens: More than 20,000 applicants informed in 2017
The 3rd Rome Liaison’s Officers meeting on the status of Relocation
|New measure to support the Italian Ombudsperson for Children and Adolescents|
EASO has been committed to vulnerable migrants, in particular to children arriving alone to Italy. Read more...
Latest Asylum Trends
Nigeria Immigration Service visits EASO headquarters
EASO and IOM support fYRoM and Serbia in transposing EASO curricula at national level
EASO carries out National Training for Montenegro to complement the Regional IPA II Project
|EASO trains 13 participants from the Western Balkans and Turkey on Interviewing Vulnerable Persons in the Regional School of Public Administration in Montenegro|
Two trainers from EU Member States, accompanied by one EASO trainer and two EASO staff, delivered an advanced EASO Training Module at the Regional School of Administration (ReSPA) in Montenegro, between 26 and 29 September. Read more...
National Steering Committee meetings for the Regional IPA II Project on ‘Regional Support to Protection-Sensitive Migration Management’
EASO Training and Workshops
|Operational training for EASO deployed experts in Cyprus |
Following a pilot session in August, on 18 September EASO organised an operational training for the experts deployed in Nicosia to support the Cypriot Asylum Service in backlog management. Read more...
|Third meeting of the Working Group for the Development of the Resettlement training module|
The development of a new training module on resettlement started in May this year. Read more...
|Working Group on “Contingency Planning”, 19 – 21 September 2017|
Between 19 and 21 September, the Working Group for the development of the “Guidance on contingency planning” met for the fourth and last time to discuss the feedback of the EU+ States on the draft version of July 2017. Read more...
|EASO Training Session in the training module on Dublin III Regulation for the Maltese Refugee Appeals Board (Malta, 6-7 September 2017)|
On 6-7 September 2017, EASO organised for the first time a content training session in Malta on the training module on the Dublin III Regulation members of the Maltese Refugee Appeals Board (RAB). Read more...
|EASO Trainers’ Network Meeting, 6-7 September 2017 |
Twelve Member States plus Norway participated in the 2017 Trainers’ Network Meeting – the yearly gathering allowing trainers of the EU+ Member States to exchange best practices and to keep themselves updated with the EASO Training Curriculum connected activities. Read more...
|Development of materials: Judicial Practical Guide on Country of Origin|
On the 20-21 September, the EASO Courts and Tribunals sector held the last working group meeting on drafting the Judicial Practical Guide (JPG) on Country of Origin Information (COI). Read more...
|Operational training on reception of unaccompanied children in Cosenza|
On the 21-22 September EASO, in close cooperation with the Department of Civil Liberties and Immigration of the Italian Ministry of Interior, organised a pilot operational training session on the reception of unaccompanied children in Cosenza, Italy. Read more...
|Pilot professional development workshop: Evidence and Credibility Assessment|
On 28-29 September, the EASO Courts and Tribunals sector organised a professional development pilot workshop on Evidence and Credibility Assessment (ECA), with the participation of 19 Judges from 12 different Member States. Read more...
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