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European Union and United Nations flags
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On September 19th 2016, the UN General Assembly hosted a High-level summit in New York City to address the topic of large movements of refugees and migrants. The Summit adopted a proposal for a better international response on these matters, called the New York Declaration for Refugees and Migrants.

MEPs condemn the Member States' inability to act and give their backing to the Commission's scheme to relocate a further 120,000 asylum seekers across the EU.
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This subject file seeks to inform Members, groups and other stakeholders about the state of play of the different but highly interconnected legislative files by providing direct links to the fact sheets in the Legislative Observatory and relevant background information.

Fundamental rights
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The Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union sets out the basic rights that must be respected both by the European Union and the Member States when implementing EU law. The Charter was solemnly proclaimed by Parliament, the Council and the Commission in Nice in 2000. After being amended, it was proclaimed again in 2007.

European Agenda on Migration - What about Legal Avenues and Integration
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Under the Treaties, the Union is meant to "develop a common immigration policy aimed at ensuring, at all stages, the efficient management of migration flows, fair treatment of third-country nationals residing legally in Member States, and the prevention of, and enhanced measures to combat, illegal immigration and trafficking in human beings" (article 79(1) TFEU).

Brexit
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In its Resolution of 5 April 2017 on negotiations with the United Kingdom following its notification that it intends to withdraw from the European Union, the European Parliament advocated for the fair treatment of EU-27 citizens living or having lived in the United Kingdom and of United Kingdom citizens living or having lived in the EU-27.

Subject file on child sexual abuse online and offline
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In December 2011 the European Parliament and the Council adopted Directive 2011/93/EU on combating the sexual abuse and sexual exploitation of children and child pornography which establishes minimum rules concerning the definition of criminal offences and sanctions in the area of sexual abuse and sexual exploitation of children, child pornography and solicitation of children for sexual purposes and follows the holistic approach required to fight these crimes effectively.

Burden-sharing and good integration policies are key, UN Special Adviser Karen AbuZayd told MEPs ahead of a global summit on refugee and migrant flows.
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This subject file seeks to provide Members, political groups and other stakeholders with an easy access to the relevant documents of the European institutions and UN organisations as well as in-house summaries and analyses.

e-Privacy
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On 10 January 2017 the Commission has presented a proposal for a Regulation concerning the respect for private life and the protection of personal data in electronic communications and repealing Directive 2002/58/EC) (ePrivacy Regulation).

Migration
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In its Resolution ((2014/2097)(RSP)) of 17 December 2014, the European Parliament instructed the Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs to assess the various policies at stake in the areas of migration, asylum and border management, develop a set of recommendations and to report to Plenary in the form of a strategic initiative report. The Committee works on this strategic own-initiative report (co-Rapporteurs: Roberta METSOLA (EPP) and Kashetu KYENGE (S&D))

Compass with European Flag pointing to Security
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On 26 July 2017, the European Commission adopted the " Comprehensive Security Assessment " accompanying the "Ninth progress report towards an effective and genuine Security Union". This comprehensive assessment reviews the Union's action in the area of internal security.

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