Asylum Hangover? Governments Seek to Narrow Avenues for Humanitarian Protection

Migration Policy Institute. Sara Staedicke and Michelle Mittelstadt, “Asylum Hangover? Governments Seek to Narrow Avenues for Humanitarian Protection,” December 2018. From the article: “Faced with absorbing vast numbers of asylum seekers who headed to Europe during the 2015-16 migration crisis and the ongoing arrival of much smaller, but steady flows of Central Americans at the U.S.-Mexico border, EU Member States and the United States in 2018 took or explored steps to narrow asylum and harden policies.”