Public Discussion & Panel: Asylum in Cyprus and the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights

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Public Discussion & Panel: Asylum in Cyprus and the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights

June 5 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
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On Wednesday, June 5th 2024, 9:30 – 12:30, Cyprus Refugee Council will be organizing a public discussion event on “” hosted at the EU House in Nicosia. The event will provide an opportunity for structured dialogue on asylum law and recent policy developments in Cyprus.
We look forward to your participation. Please register your attendance by Monday 3rd June: https://forms.office.com/e/y7HZUVbQJL
Presentations from the panel
Asylum in Cyprus: an overview of challenges and opportunities
Corina Drousiotou, Cyprus Refugee Council
The right to asylum: scope and practice
Harris Charalambides, UNHCR Cyprus
Reception of asylum seekers and the impact on human dignity
Elizabeth Kassinis, Caritas Cyprus
Hate crimes against asylum seekers: the law and its failings
Aristoteles Constantinides, University of Cyprus
This event is organized within the framework of the “Rooting for Rights” project which aims to promote the use and understanding of the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union (CFREU) in order to strengthen the protection of human rights for applicants of international protection across Cyprus, Greece, Malta and Portugal.
Details
Date: June 5
Time: 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Event CategoryEvents
Venue
Venue Name: EU House, Nicosia
Address: Lordou Vyronos 30
Nicosia, Nicosia 1096 Cyprus

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