What is R.S.A.
RSA is a non-profit organization focusing on strategic litigations in support of refugees, monitoring human rights violations.
RSA lawyers have a lengthy experience in identifying and pursuing significant legal cases on national and European level.
The EU-Turkey ‘Deal’ is advertised as a ‘success’ story in migration control, but for protection seekers it is just a new model systematic repression and suffering.
An expert opinion by the European Council on Refugees and Exiles (ECRE) released today finds the Greek legal framework on the registration of NGOs working with refugees and migrants (Joint Ministerial Decision 10616/2020) “in clear violation” of standards of international law, EU law and the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR).
Dublin returnees without effective access to asylum procedures and accommodation in Greece, now under risk of readmission to Turkey
Greek Council for Refugees (GCR) and Refugee Support Aegean (RSA) filed judicial review applications before the Greek Council of State for the annulment of the Joint Ministerial Decision of the Minister of Migration and Asylum and the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of 7 June 2021. The Decision designated Turkey as a safe third country for nationals of Syria, Afghanistan, Somalia, Pakistan and Bangladesh.