EASO Newsletter March 2017


EASO launches video explaining its operations in Greece

EASO Exclusion Network

On 27-28 February 2017 EASO has launched the EASO Exclusion Network.The EASO Exclusion Network is a Network of EU+ States’ contact points, engaged in EASO activities on matters related to exclusions from international protection. Read more...

Stories from the hotspots

Meet the EASO team in Ritsona Refugee camp, Greece
In mid-March, the Greek Asylum Service (GAS) with the support of EASO experts and interpreters finalized the full registration/lodging of all applicants eligible for relocation currently in Greece. Read more...

A glimpse on the work of the EASO Roving Team
EASO experts’ job in the arriving centres, hotspots or hubs is precious and needed. Thanks to their commitment, thousands of people have been informed on the EU Relocation Program. Read more...

Latest Asylum Trends

February 2017
In February, EU+ countries recorded 59 036 applications for international protection.This marked the sixth consecutive monthly decrease (by 4 %) and the lowest monthly total in the past two years. Read more...

EASO Training


Coaching of the EASO interim case workers in the Greek hotspots
Since the beginning of February 2017, EASO launched an extensive training programme for interim case workers employed by EASO to support the expert workforce in the Greek hotspots. Read more...  

EASO Training on the Reception of unaccompanied children: the Bari edition
A series of tailor-made regional Trainings has been organised since the beginning of the year in cooperation with the Department for Civil Liberties and Immigration of the Italian Ministry of Interior. After the ones that took place in Bologna and Naples, this time about thirty participants attended the two days event of the 15th and 16th March in Bari (Puglia). Read more...

New Professional Development Series now available online
In cooperation with Courts and Tribunals, EASO is working towards adopting a Professional Development Series aimed at providing a full overview of the Common European Asylum System. Find out more...

Workshops & study visits organised by EASO

Professional Development Workshop: Subsidiary Protection

Study visit to the Federal Ministry of Education in Bremen
Two-day study visit for the Italian Delegation in Berne
Bulgarian State Agency for Refugees visited the Dublin Unit in Rome

EASO Publications

EASO Practical Guide: Exclusion
COI Report: Russian Federation – State Actors of Protection
EASO Updated Brochure

EASO Vacancies

Interested to become part of EASO’s team? Apply here...
EASO/2017/CA/002 - Security Assistant - FG III
EASO/2017/TA/007 - Senior Planning Officer - AD7   
EASO/2017/TA/002 - Information Officer - Data Analysis - AD5 
EASO/2017/TA/006 - Planning Officer - AD5
EASO/2017/TA/005 - Head of Planning and Evaluation Unit - AD10
EASO/2017/TA/004 - Operations Officer - External Dimension - AD5
EASO/2017/TA/001 - Head of Operations Unit AD 10

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