Migration as a Tool for the Export of EU Values

As a result of increased mobilization, the EU has expanded its migration policies with the help of international organizations such as the IOM and UNHCR. These organizations have become more involved with EU’s ‘global approach’ to migration. In other words, expanding the reach of EU migration policies outside of its member states. Since its birth,Continue reading “Migration as a Tool for the Export of EU Values”

Flüchtlingshilfe in der Abwesenheit der EU: Frontex und Non-Refoulement Gebot

Neulich haben private Organisationen — wie Sea-Watch und SOS Méditerranée — die Initiative ergriffen, im Mittelmeer Flüchtlinge zu retten. Manche davon wurden zur italienischen Küste gebracht. Das geschieht als Folge der Fahrlässigkeit der Europäischen Union. Die Kritik an der EU und ihrer Kommission verschärft sich in der letzten Zeit, weil die EU die Verantwortung und das Wissen vom versunkenenContinue reading “Flüchtlingshilfe in der Abwesenheit der EU: Frontex und Non-Refoulement Gebot”

EU Normative Power in Ocean Governance: The Case of Thailand’s Fisheries

The European Union has placed themselves in the center field for developing ‘ethical’ ocean governance. The EU has pushed to take such a central role; something not foreign to the power the Union has on dictating what should be perceived as normal. One of their initiatives in the last decade has been valuing the environmentContinue reading “EU Normative Power in Ocean Governance: The Case of Thailand’s Fisheries”