The vicious “circle of signatures” and painful survival in the Reception and Identification Centres and refugee camps is imprinted through the lens of refugee Ahmed Ebrahimi.
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.
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.
While the Greek government is sending contradictory messages about dealing with the humanitarian crisis caused by the return of the Taliban to power, thousands of Afghan refugees living in Greece are anxious for the fate of their relatives and themselves, as based on the Joint Ministerial Decision (JMD) issued in June they may be returned to Turkey as a safe third country with a risk of onward deportation to Afghanistan.