Technical Assistance for Impact Assessment Study of a Possible TR-EU Readmission Agreement

The Beneficiary of this project will be the Ministry of Interior Bureau on Development and Implementation of the Legislation on Asylum and Migration and Administrative Capacity. Other stakeholders are the General Directorate of Security, the Land Forces Command, the General Command of the Gendarmerie, the Turkish Coast Guard Command, Central Finance and Contract Unit (CFCU), the Prime Ministry Secretariat General for EU Affairs (EUSG) and the European Union Delegation to Turkey (EUD).

1.1.                 Global Objective

The overall aim of this project is to accelerate Turkey’s accession by facilitating coordinated irregular migration and border-management policies between different countries and especially EU member states.

1.2.                 Specific Objective

The specific objective of this contract is to assess the likely impacts of a prospective TR-EU readmission agreement, especially with regard to possible changes in costs associated with the upkeep of irregular migrants in conditions meeting international and EU standards during their stay in Turkey, as well as the necessary operational inputs to increase State capacity in this regard.

Country: 
Tunisia
Region: 
Africa
Area of competence: 
SECURITY AND HOME AFFAIRS
SECURITY AND HOME AFFAIRS
Donor organisation: 
European Commission
Start of project: 
July, 2010
Type: 
Framework