Future EU external action on migration: what the EU should be financing when migration is a predominant area of external action?

Saturday, May 5, 2018

After the release of the European Commission’s Communication package on the upcoming 2021-2027 Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF) of the European Union, CONCORD expresses concern about the fact that migration is appearing as a separate instrument (Migration and Border Management Instrument) and as a priority in the proposed single external instrument (Neighbourhood and the World Instrument) without ex-ante budget allocation secured for specific programmes.