Legal Aid to asylum seekers and people of international protection – Action 1.A.3

Implementation Period:

November 2013 - June 2014, July 2014 - February 2015

Partner:

-

Country:

Greece

Support:

European Refugee Fund (ERF) 2012 – National Actions

Priority:

Implementation of the principles and measures provided for in the acquis communautaire in the fields of asylum, including those relating to the objectives of social inclusion.

Goals:

To prevent  limited access to asylum procedures

Strengthen the ability of individuals in the asylum application process;

To create capable and supportive structures at the entry points in Greece,

Identify, inform and protect people in need of international protection, with an emphasis on vulnerable cases.

Actions:

  • Legal support and assistance services for asylum seekers entitled to international protection;
  • Providing information to local communities and educating local authorities and organisations;
  • Implementation of Union rules on the identification of the State responsible for examining an asylum request and the application of the relevant provisions for the protection of the rights of applicants.
 

Our Efficiency

  • 90% Program Services
  • 10% Management