COMECE is monitoring and contributing to these major EU policy areas:
01. August 2019
In the context of the reform of the EU Return Directive, COMECE calls for human-centered policies including the fundamental rights protection of irregular migrants at all stages of their return, the implementation of alternatives to detention, the full respect of the principle of non-refoulment and the prioritisation of voluntary return.
30. July 2019
The High-Level Expert Group on Artificial Intelligence (AI) set up by the European Commission published on 26 June 2019 the document “Policy and investments recommendations for trustworthy AI”. The publication highlights some of the recommendations expressed by COMECE in its previous contribution to the “Ethics Guidelines for Trustworthy AI”.
23. July 2019
COMECE welcomes the publication of the 2019 Asylum Office reportand calls EU Member States to respect international law obligations with regards to anyone looking for international protection in their territories.