Migration and Home Affairs

EU support to Greece: Asylum Support Teams are being deployed

The Operating Plan for the deployment of EU Asylum Support Teams in Greece has been adopted on 1 April 2011. For the first time, Asylum Support Teams will be deployed by the European Asylum Support Office (EASO). These teams will assist the Greek authorities in setting up a modern and efficient asylum and reception system.

For more information:

  • MEMO/11/214: Statement of Cecilia Malmström, European Commissioner for Home Affairs
  • EASO
Friday, 1 April, 2011