Istanbul - ESI in online meeting on “COVID-19 and the EU’s Migration Policies”
ESI's Gerald Knaus addressed the Global Relations Forum (GRF) and GRF Community members at an online meeting sharing his thoughts on the current state of the migration deal between Turkey and the EU. Warning that the recent rise in anti-immigration sentiment can turn the EU into a more closed off state with the COVID-19 crisis, Gerald stressed the need to rebuild trust between Turkey and the EU with regards to the migration deal.
- ESI paper: The Aegean Tragedy – Key facts and key steps, 24 Jan 2020
- Buitenhof (Dutch TV programme), Interview with ESI chairman Gerald Knaus about Turkey and migration (in English after a Dutch intro), 8 March 2020
- ESI newsletter: Aegean Plan 2.0 – preventing a disaster in the times of Corona, 20 March 2020