Maarten den Heijer

Winner Dissertation Prize 2011

Europe and Extraterritorial Asylum

Supervisors: Prof. dr P. Boeles en Prof. dr R. A. Lawson
Nomination: Leiden University, Faculty of Law

Report by the selection committee

Maarten den Heijer investigates a current issue in this book: the growing desire of states to interfere with the journey of asylum seekers before they have reached the border.