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La démocratie en Europe face au défi migratoire

Geneva Hub for Democracy Policy Papers No.3/2016


François Saint-­Ouen
Alexandrina Iremciuc

Release Date:

May 2016

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In 2015, more than a million migrants crossed into Europe sparking a crisis that the old continent did not anticipate. That created divisions between European Union’s member States and jeopardized free movement politics and Schengen agreements. Hence, this paper aims to highlight some important aspects of this crisis while formulating three hypotheses.