Migrant crisis: Europe response is not effective

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McGill Law Professor and the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants, François Crépeau, today called on the European Union to establish a human rights-based, coherent and comprehensive migration policy* which makes mobility its central asset. “It is the only way in which the EU can reclaim its border, effectively combat smuggling and empower migrants,” he said in a press release today.

Check the Special Rapporteur’s June 2015 report on the EU, “Banking on mobility over a generation”, (A/HRC/29/36):  http://www.ohchr.org/EN/HRBodies/HRC/RegularSessions/Session29/Pages/Lis...

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