Bibliography

Bibliography about Directive 2008/115/EC on common standards and procedures in Member States for returning illegally staying third-country nationals (Return Directive)

Listed by date in reverse chronological order

 

Books and book chapters

COSTELLO C. The Human Rights of Migrants and Refugees in European Law, Oxford University Press, 2015

D’HUART P., SAROLEA S., La réception du droit européen de l’asile en droit belge : la Directive Retour, Louvain-la-Neuve, EDEM (Equipe droits européens et migrations), 2014

ACOSTA, D., The Returns Directive, in: PEERS S., GUILD E., ACOSTA ACARZO D., GROENENDIJK K., (eds.), EU Immigration and Asylum Law, BRILL, 2012

ACOSTA D., The Returns Directive: Possible Limits and Interpretation, in: ZWAAN K., (ed.), The Returns Directive: Central Themes, Problem Issues, and Implementation in Selected Member States, Nijmegen, Wolf Legal Publishers, 2011

ZWAAN K., (ed.), The Returns Directive: Central Themes, Problem Issues, and Implementation in Selected Member States, Nijmegen, Wolf Legal Publishers, 2011

POLLET, The Negotiations on the Return Directive: Challenges, Outcomes and Lessons learned from an NGO Perspective, in: ZWAAN K. (ed.), The Returns Directive: Central Themes, Problem Issues, and Implementation in Selected Member States, Wolf Legal Publishers, 2011

LUTZ F., (ed.), The Negotiations on the Return Directive: comments and materials, Nijmegen, Wolf Legal Publishers, 2010

SCHIEFFER M., Directive 2008/115/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 16 December 2008 on common standards and procedures in Member States for returning illegally staying third-country nationals, in HAILBRONNER K. (ed.), EU Immigration and Asylum Law – A Commentary, Hart, 2010

E-journal

BALDACCINI A., 2010, The EU Directive on Return: principles and protests, Refugee Survey Quarterly, Vol. 28, No. 4, pp. 114-138

GIUPPONI O., BELEN M., 2009, Improving the EU immigration system: reflections in the light of the return directive, EUI Working Papers, MWP 2009/39

Periodicals

JAKULEVICIENE L., Siniovas V., 2013, Protection under the European Convention on Human Rights – Oasis for Asylum Seekers in Europe? Jurisprudence , 20(3), p. 855–899 (Lithuanian version)

BIEKSA L., SAMUCHOVAITÉ E., 2012, Problems of Application of Detention of Asylum Seekers in the Practice of the Supreme Administrative Court of Lithuania. Jurisprudence, 19(4), p. 1407–1422 (Lithuanian version)

BASILIEN-GAINCHE M.L., 2015, Immigration Detention under the Return Directive: The CJEU Shadowed Lights, European Journal of Migration and Law, Volume 17, Issue 1, pp. 104-126

RAFAELLI R., 2011, Criminalizing Irregular Immigration and the Returns Directive: An Analysis of the El Dridi Case, European Journal of Migration and Law, Volume 13, Issue 4, pp. 467-489

BALDACCINI A., 2010, The EU Directive on Return: principles and protests, Refugee Survey Quarterly, Vol. 28, No. 4, pp. 114-138

ACOSTA D., 2009, The Good, the Bad and the Ugly in EU Migration Law: Is the European Parliament Becoming Bad and Ugly? (The Adoption of Directive 2008/15: The Returns Directive), European Journal of Migration and Law, Volume 11, Issue 1, pp. 19-39

BALDACCINI, A., 2009, The Return and Removal of Irregular Migrants under EU Law: An Analysis of the Returns Directive, European Journal of Migration and Law (EJML), 11, p.13

CARLIER, J-Y., 2008, ‘La directive retour’ et le respect des droits fondamentaux, L’Europe des Libertés – Revue d’actualité juridique, 26, pp. 13-21

Reports

Council of Europe

Council of Europe (CoE), Twenty Guidelines on Forced Return, Strasbourg, 2005

European Union

European Commission, Recommendation on making returns more effective when implementing the Directive 2008/115/EC, (EU) 2017/432.

European Commission, Return Handbook, Annexed to C(2015) 6250 final, 2015

European Commission, Communication to the Council and European Parliament on EU Return Policy, (COM(2014)199), 2014

European Commission (DG Home Affairs), Evaluation on the application of the Return Directive (2008/115/EC), Final report, 2013

Agencies and NGO’s

BIEKSA L., IVASAUSKAITÉ I., SAMUCHOVAITÉ E., Study on Return and Removal of Third County Nationals, Vilnius, 2015

European Migration Network (EMN), Return and Reintegration of Irregular Migrants: Entry Bans Policy and Use of Readmission Agreements in Lithuania, 2014

The Platform for International Cooperation on Undocumented Migrants (PICUM), Position paper on the EU Return Directive, 2015

European Council on Refugees and Exiles (ECRE), Information Note on the Directive of the European Parliament and the Council (2008/115/EC) on common standards and procedures in Member States for returning illegally staying third country nationals, 2009

Statewatch, Supplementary Analysis: The EU’s Returns Directive (S.PEERS), 2008

Statewatch, Analysis: The Proposed EU Returns Directive (S.PEERS), 2008

 

NB: Specific bibliography on pre-removal detention (Art. 15 Return Directive) can be found on CONTENTION website