ECRE (European Council on Refugees and Exiles) funded project:

"Monitoring of safe and decent return and detention. Protecting the rights of asylum seekers, refugees and IDPs in Belarus, Moldova, Russian Federation and Ukraine. "



Background Information:

With migrants, asylum seekers and refugees continuing to transit this region of the Ukraine it became important insure that state migration mechanisms were functioning properly and within international norms.



Border Monitoring Project: The goal was to improve the mechanisms through careful monitoring in Belarus, Moldova, Ukraine and the Russian Federation


Further reading:


ECRE European Council on Refugees and Exiles website:



Meeting between Romanian and Ukrainian officials:


Meeting with border guards: