asylum applications

Migrants in Maximilien in Brussels in 2016 | Photo: Médecins du Monde / Kristof Vadino
View of the Schweinfurt anchor center in Bavaria | Photo: Picture-alliance
Several asylum seekers protest outside the Spanish Labor and Welfare Ministry, demanding to be included in the Reception and Integration System in Madrid. | Photo: Archive EPA / Victor De Los Reyes
Eritrean migrants in Switzerland protest against deportations | Credit: Jack Guez/AFP
Asylum seekers waiting at a reception center in Berlin. BAMF received 190,000 asylum applications in the first eight months of 2015
Unaccompanied minors from Syria have the highest protection rate, followed by youths from Iraq and Afghanistan
In the future, EASO could assist EU member states with speeding up the processing of asylum applications
Refugees take a rest as they arrive to Turkey along a route to the west, in Erzurum, Turkey, 23 April 2017 | Credit: EPA/ERDEM SAHIN
An asylum seeker from Somalia in front of the Dutch Immigration and Naturalization Service in Hertogenbosch, Netherlands | Credit: ARCHIVE/EPA/JERRY LAMPEN
Map shows latest asylum trends - June 2018 by EASO
The refugee camp of Moria | Reuters/Alkis Konstantinidis (archive)
Migrants at the 'Fenoglio' reception centre run by the Italian Red Cross in Settimo Torinese.PHOTO/ARCHIVE/ANSA/Alessandro Di Marco