FECL 33 (April 1995):



European Parliament: Joint motion for a Resolution on the Schengen Agreement and political asylum, 5.4.95, DOC EN\RE\271\271584.


Le guide de l'entrée et du séjour des étrangers en France, GISTI/Editions La Découverte, Paris, March 1995, ISBN 2-7071-2452.4, 262 p., in French.

This is the second, up-dated edition of The GISTI's comprehensive handbook on French legislation with respect to the entry and stay of foreigners. The handbook is a useful tool both for social workers and jurists counselling foreigners in France and for immigrants who want to know more about their rights. We also warmly recommend the book to foreign readers interested in learning more about French law and practice in the domain of immigration and asylum.

Available from: Editions La Découverte, 9 bis, rue Abel-Hovelacque, F-75013 Paris. Price: 98 FF.


Deserters from the war in former Yugoslavia, report published by Women in Black, November 1994, Belgrade, 50 p., in English.

The report focuses on the situation of deserters inside former Yugoslavia. It consists of five parts: Deserters and Legislation; Deserters' Realities; Support to Deserters; The Position of International Institutions and the Status of Deserters outside Former Yugoslavia; International Support.

Available from: 'Fortress Europe?'- Circular Letter at 100 SEK (p&p).


Vad är det vi stödjer - krigsvägrarna eller kriget?, report on the treatment of deserters and draft dodgers from former Yugoslavia in Sweden, publ. by FARR (Swedish Forum for Asylum Seekers), ed.: Nicholas Busch and Michael Williams, 30 p., in Swedish.

Based on 11 case studies on deserters of various ethnic origin and from all parts of former Yugoslavia who have sought protection in Sweden, the report analyses restrictive Swedish and European asylum practices as painfully experienced by tens of thousands of Yugoslav war resisters. Preface by Ingrid Segerstedt-Wiberg.

Available from: Britta Flodin, FARR, Storgatan 2, S-647 00 Mariefred; Tel: +46/159 10707. Price: 25 SEK (postage not included).