Building Knowledge for a Concerted and Sustainable Approach to Refugee Resettlement in the EU and its Member States

Proposal for a Decision amending Decision No 573/2007/EC establishing the European Refugee Fund 2008-2013 (6563/12)

Council of the EU

Title

Proposal for a Decision of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Decision No 573/2007/EC establishing the European Refugee Fund for the period 2008 to 2013 as part of the General programme "Solidarity and Management of Migration Flows" and repealing Council Decision 2004/904/EC. Confirmation of the agreement with the European Parliament.

Abstract

This proposal suggests to amend these key aspects (among others): the geographical focus for resettlement, the funding amounts and priorities by categories of resettled, deadline for estimates of the number of persons to resettle by Members States.

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Proposal for a Decision (6563/12)