Wednesday, 29 May 2019
Presentation by David FitzGerald (University of California, San Diego)

The core of the asylum regime is the principle of non-refoulement that prohibits governments from sending refugees back to their persecutors. Governments attempt to evade this legal obligation to which they have explicitly agreed by manipulating territoriality. A remote control strategy of “extra-territorialization” pushes border control functions hundreds or even thousands of kilometers beyond the state’s territory.

Wednesday, 29 May 2019
Start: 11:00 am


Contact name
Katrin Ludwig
katrin.ludwig [at]