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Profile of registrant

Jesuit Refugee Service-Europe

Identification number in the register: 14804329032-30
Registration date: 25/06/12 12:38:54

The information on this organisation was last modified on 10/06/13 10:49:08
The date of the last annual update was 10/06/13 10:49:08


Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: Jesuit Refugee Service-Europe
Acronym: JRS-E
Legal status: Association Internationale Sans But Lucratif under the belgian law
Website address: http://www.jrseurope.org

Sections

Section: III - Non-governmental organisations
and more precisely: Non-governmental organisations, platforms and networks and similar

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mr  Michael Schöpf
Position: Chief Executive Officer

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mr  Philip Amaral
Position: Advocacy and Communication Officer

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 333/2 Rue du Progrès 
Bruxelles 1030
BELGIUM
Telephone number: (+32) 22503220
Fax number: (+32) 22503229
Other contact information:

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: To accompany, to serve and to plead the cause of refugees and migrants, in order to support them towards a fuller and more independent life. Advocating for refugees and migrants, JRS-E
- studies in the field situations and emerging EU and national laws on asylum,
- advocates at relevant stages of the legislative procedures for just asylum policies based on the dignity of the person,
- brings the concerns of JRS workers in developing countries to the attention of the decisions makers in the EU.
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • global

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 10
Complementary information: - Michael Schöpf
- Stefan Kessler
- Isabelle de Sazilly
- Carola Jimenez-Asenjo
- Philip Amaral
- Eddy Jadot
- Gianluigi Campogrande
- Davide Oddo
- Kate Putney
- Benedetta Kojanet

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

First name Surname Start Date End Date
BENEDETTA KOJANEC CARAFA D'ANDRIA 02/08/13 31/07/14

Activities

Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:


In 2012 JRS-E worked on the following EU legislative files and projects/actions:
LEGISLATIVE FILES:
-Amended proposal Directive laying down minimum standards for reception asylum seekers (Recast)
-Amended proposal for Directive on commun procedures granting and withdrawing international protection status (Recast)
-Proposal Regulation determining Member State responsible examining application international protection lodged in one MS by third-country national or stateless person (Recast)
-Proposal Regulation establishing Eu. Border Surveillance System (Eurosur)
-Green Paper on right of family reunification third-country nationals living in EU
-Commission's Communication on Evaluation EU Readmission Agreements
-Commission's Communication on enhanced intra-EU solidarity in the field of asylum, etc.
PROJECTS CO-FINANCED BY EC:
-DIASP Assessing Dublin Regulation's Impact (ERF Program): to gather information and assess impact od Dublin Ragulation on asylum seekers and advocate for better implementation standards

Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • External Relations
  • Home Affairs
  • Justice and Fundamental Rights

Structure

Total number of members that are natural persons: 18
Number of member organisations:
Member organisations (Number of members) :
The organisation has members/is represented in the following country(countries):
  • BELGIUM

Complementary information:

Networking

Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.




- ECRE-European Council on Refugees and Exiles
- PICUM-Platform for International Cooperation on Undocumented Migrants

Financial data

Financial year: 01/2012 - 12/2012
Total budget: 624,379
of which public financing: 202,106
- from European sources:
- Procurement:
- Grants: 202,106
- from national sources:
- from local/regional sources:
from other sources: 422,273
- donations: 422,273
- contributions from members:
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: 400000  € - 450000  €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:


Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.