|Author (Person)||Carrera, Sergio, Lannoo, Karel|
|Publisher||Centre for European Policy Studies [CEPS]|
|Series Title||CEPS Commentary|
|Series Details||11 September 2015|
|Content Type||Journal | Series | Blog|
In the wake of the long-awaited State of the Union address delivered by Jean-Claude Juncker on September 9th, Sergio Carrera and Karel Lannoo express deep disappointment with the EU’s response, both in scope and in ambition. In their view, two key challenges lie behind the current asylum crisis.
First, existing EU rules do not fit the purpose and the second challenge relates to the systemic failure of states like Greece, Hungary and Italy to adhere to the democratic rule of law principles and fundamental rights.
|Subject Categories||Justice and Home Affairs|
|Countries / Regions||Europe, Middle East|