The action by which a person establishes his or her usual residence in the territory of an EU State for a period that is, or is expected to be, of at least 12 months, having previously been usually
Today the Commission is proposing ways to increase solidarity and mutual support in order to prevent migrants' death in the Mediterranean.
Actions proposed are the result of the work carried out by the Commission chaired Task-Force for the Mediterranean, with the aim to bolster EU's policies and tools in the short term.
The Task-Force identified concrete actions in five main areas. They include: stronger support to those seeking international protection; additional assistance to those Member States facing the greatest pressure; reinforced cooperation with key third countries; incentives for additional channels of legal migration and alternative avenues to Europe