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star this property date less than 2016-06-09more like thismore than 2016-06-09
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Home Office remove filter
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star this property hansard heading Refugees: Calais more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many refugees currently housed in the refugee camp in Calais have immediate family members already resident in the UK; and what steps are being taken to reunite those families. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Glasgow North West more like this
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Carol Monaghan more like this
star this property uin 40098 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2016-06-16more like thismore than 2016-06-16
star this property answer text <p>The French NGO France Terre d’Asile (FTDA) has carried out a survey of children in the camps in the Calais area, which identified, within the scope of the survey, 43 children with claimed family links to the UK. We are working closely with the French Government and FTDA to ensure that where family links are established, transfers take place efficiently under the Dublin Regulation.</p><p>The transfer of cases deemed the responsibility of the UK on the basis of family unity provisions contained in the Dublin Regulation can take place relatively quickly and we have resources in place to facilitate this. An individual must first, however, claim asylum in France or another European state participating in the Regulation for the process to begin.</p><p>Under the UK-France Joint Declaration of 20 August 2015, the UK and France have committed to ensuring that the provisions of the Dublin III Regulation are used efficiently and effectively. To assist the handling of such cases, the two Governments have established a permanent official contact group, agreed single points of contact within respective Dublin Units and we seconded an asylum expert to the French administration to facilitate the improvement of all stages of the process.</p><p>The UK and France are running regular joint communication campaigns in northern France which inform unaccompanied children and others of their right to claim asylum in France and of the family reunion process.</p>
star this property answering member constituency Old Bexley and Sidcup more like this
star this property answering member printed James Brokenshire more like this
star this property grouped question UIN 40095 more like this
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less than 2016-06-16T16:46:47.537Zmore like thismore than 2016-06-16T16:46:47.537Z
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star this property label Biography information for James Brokenshire more like this
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3874
star this property answering member constituency Old Bexley and Sidcup remove filter
star this property answering member printed James Brokenshire more like this
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star this property label Biography information for James Brokenshire more like this
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4443
unstar this property label Biography information for Carol Monaghan remove filter
524278
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2016-06-09more like thismore than 2016-06-09
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Home Office remove filter
star this property answering dept id 1 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Home Office more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Home Office more like this
star this property hansard heading Refugees: Calais more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many refugees currently housed in the refugee camp in Calais are unaccompanied children; and what steps are being taken to ensure that the asylum applications of those children are prioritised. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Glasgow North West more like this
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Carol Monaghan more like this
star this property uin 40095 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2016-06-16more like thismore than 2016-06-16
star this property answer text <p>The French NGO France Terre d’Asile (FTDA) has carried out a survey of children in the camps in the Calais area, which identified, within the scope of the survey, 43 children with claimed family links to the UK. We are working closely with the French Government and FTDA to ensure that where family links are established, transfers take place efficiently under the Dublin Regulation.</p><p>The transfer of cases deemed the responsibility of the UK on the basis of family unity provisions contained in the Dublin Regulation can take place relatively quickly and we have resources in place to facilitate this. An individual must first, however, claim asylum in France or another European state participating in the Regulation for the process to begin.</p><p>Under the UK-France Joint Declaration of 20 August 2015, the UK and France have committed to ensuring that the provisions of the Dublin III Regulation are used efficiently and effectively. To assist the handling of such cases, the two Governments have established a permanent official contact group, agreed single points of contact within respective Dublin Units and we seconded an asylum expert to the French administration to facilitate the improvement of all stages of the process.</p><p>The UK and France are running regular joint communication campaigns in northern France which inform unaccompanied children and others of their right to claim asylum in France and of the family reunion process.</p>
star this property answering member constituency Old Bexley and Sidcup more like this
star this property answering member printed James Brokenshire more like this
star this property grouped question UIN 40098 more like this
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less than 2016-06-16T16:46:47.46Zmore like thismore than 2016-06-16T16:46:47.46Z
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star this property label Biography information for James Brokenshire more like this
star this property previous answer version
3873
star this property answering member constituency Old Bexley and Sidcup remove filter
star this property answering member printed James Brokenshire more like this
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1530
star this property label Biography information for James Brokenshire more like this
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4443
unstar this property label Biography information for Carol Monaghan remove filter