Developments in the assessment of the “reasonableness test” within the Internal Protection Alternative concept in Slovenia

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

I.                   Introduction

As a concept, the Internal Protection Alternative (IPA) provides that the asylum authority may refuse a well-founded application for international protection, if the applicant can move to another part of their country and thereby avoid fear of persecution or serious harm, if certain conditions are met. It is part of the assessment of facts, based on the subsidiarity of international protection, i.e. another state is obliged to provide international protection...

Diakité: The CJEU interprets the concept of ‘internal armed conflict’ for the purpose of granting subsidiary protection under EU law

Saturday, March 22, 2014

This article is to be read in conjunction with the EDAL Case Summary


On 30 January 2014, the Court of Justice of the European Union (“CJEU”) issued a preliminary reference ruling in case C-285/12 Diakité concerning the...