Our Vulner project member, Dr. Erlend Paasche, senior researcher at the Norwegian Institute for Social Research, was recently ask to give his expert opinion at the EU Commission on how the EU can improve its return policy for rejected asylum seekers and irregular migrants.
On September 23rd 2020, the European Commission proposed a new migration pact as an effort to reform Europe's migration policy.
A vital role in this proposal is placed on the return of rejected asylum seekers and irregular migrants.
In this interview at the Norwegian Institute for Social Research, available in Norwegian and English, Erlend Paasche talks about the research findings he presented to the European Commission.
Read the original interview in full in Norwegian here.
Read the full interview in English here.