NEW PERIOD PANEL ON FOREIGNERS AND ASYLUM LAW

4/6/2017

A panel titled "New Period in Foreigners and Asylum Law" was organized by the Society and Law Research Foundation in the Algeria Meeting Hall.

A panel titled "New Period in Foreigners and Asylum Law" was organized by the Society and Law Research Foundation in the Algeria Meeting Hall. Panel, Foreigners and International Protection Law, organizational studies of the General Directorate of Immigration, immigration movements in Turkey and immigration movements towards Turkey in the last period were discussed. The session titled "Observations on Immigration Experience in Turkey and Recent Migration Movements Towards Turkey", Amnesty International Turkey Representative Volkan Görendağ, Istanbul Medical Chamber Human Rights Commission. Deniz Mardin and GÖÇ-DER President İlyas Erdem participated. The first mention of Amnesty International's Turkey representative, Görendağ, stated that there is no legal regulation regarding the rights of mass migration and asylum in Turkey, only the right to temporary asylum has been granted. In the recent period, following the intense migration in Turkey with the war that has developed in Syria, Mr. Görendağ pointed out that some changes were made in the sense of regulation, "There are many rights violations in these regulations. Since there is no legal regulation on collective migration and individual asylum claims, these regulations are not regulatory or there are serious problems with their validity, "he said. Mr. Görendağ said that Turkey did not grant refugee status to immigrants from Asia, Africa and the Middle East, but only granted temporary asylum.