Saving the Refugee Convention
Adherence to the global refugee protection system has always been fragile. And yet, today the system risks collapse, as pushbacks are carried out routinely across the world, including in Europe, in Australia and in the US. How to protect the Geneva refugee convention today? How to persuade majorities in Europe and beyond that its implementation is not only possible but also in their interest?
To answer these questions, we are launching a series of essays, in English and German, on Humane Borders and the future of asylum.