To improve the response related to illegal immigration flows into the European Union, with a special focus on the prevention policy and ongoing rescue activities carried out by EU MS on the EU external border.
Law enforcement officials tackling organised crime facilitating illegal immigration and law enforcement practitioners dealing with illegal migrants (e.g. decision makers, experts in immigration, external borders management and/or fundamental rights).
Criminal judges and prosecutors, preferably involved in cross border investigations and prosecutions
General Learning Outcomes - upon completion of the activity the participants will be able to:
• Identify the trends in migrant smuggling and analyse the impact of measures taken by the European Union, including prevention policy and rescue activities carried out in the EU external border • Understand the relevant European and international legal provisions on EU External border policy • Understand the roles of relevant EU agencies, in particular Europol, Frontex and EASO • Understand EU Incentives/disincentives policy to prevent irregular migration • Engage in cooperation with various actors at national and international level • Understand how to process the registration of migrants without identification documents • Understand operational possibilities of European and international information systems, in particular Schengen Information System (SIS II), Europol Information System (EIS), Stolen and lost travel documents (SLTD), Visa Information System (VIS), EURODAC, European Criminal Records Information System (ECRIS) • Collect and share efficiently operational information through relevant channels • Identification of suspects of migrants’ smuggling and trafficking in human beings • Tackle the business model of Migrant smuggling OCGs • Identification of vulnerable groups within the economic migration flows
All applications must be submitted through the candidates' national EJTN member institution.
Upon invitation by EJTN, participants register via EJTN online platform to which they receive access.
After the event, reimbursement is processed via EJTN online platform.
Terms and conditions of participation
Frequently Asked Questions
Number of places:
12 Judges and Prosecutors preferably involved in croos border investigations. All Member States.
Deadline for applications: