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Asylum statistics September 2017

The CGRS released its asylum statistics for September 2017.

backlog

Substantial decrease in backlog

The CGRS continues its efforts to reduce the backlog ...

sexual orientation

Homosexuality: sexual evidence will be refused

Many persons are persecuted in their country of origin because of their sexual orientation ...

A strike has been announced

10 October: CGRS operational but closed to visitors

A strike has been announced for Tuesday 10 October 2017. As a result, public transport will be heavily disrupted. The CGRS has taken the following operational measures.

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The CGRS is dedicated to sustainable mobility

More than nine out of ten CGRS staff members come to work by public transport, bicycle or walking.

Asylum statistics Augustus 2017

The CGRS released its asylum statistics for August 2017.

Family court competent for the status of statelessness

From now on, the family court is competent for matters regarding the status of statelessness. This used to be the competence of the Court of First Instance.

Commissioner General visits resettlement mission in Lebanon

From 4 to 6 September 2017, Commissioner General for Refugees and Stateless Persons Dirk Van den Bulck and Director General of Fedasil Jean-Pierre Luxen will accompany State Secretary for Asylum Policy and Migration Theo Francken, who will visit a resettlement mission in Lebanon.

Asylum statistics July 2017

The CGRS released its asylum statistics for July 2017.

Asylum statistics June 2017

The CGRS released its asylum statistics for June 2017.