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Non-detention of migrants: some facts and figures

Knowledge Platform

Non-detention of migrants: some facts and figures

This briefing presents key facts and figures on why under international and European Union law, alternatives to detention should be the norm, rather than the exception. 

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Target Audience
Government
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Geographic Scope
Region
Workstream Output
No
Regional Review Process
No
Keywords
Detention (migration)
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Published

Non-detention of migrants: some facts and figures

This briefing presents key facts and figures on why under international and European Union law, alternatives to detention should be the norm, rather than the exception. 


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