Deterrence and Protection in the EU’s Migration Policy

boat_people_at_seaNew publication by Professor Anna Triandafyllidou and Dr Angeliki Dimitriadi focuses on the management of irregular migration at the external borders of the EU.

EU migration and asylum policy is facing tough challenges at the southern borders of the Union as migration and asylum pressures rise, advice fuelled by political instability and poverty in several regions of Asia and Africa. The article written by Professor Anna Triandafyllidou and Dr Angeliki Dimitriadi, food in the International Spectator, examines European border control practices and the EU’s balancing act between irregular migration control and protection of refugees and human life.