ICMPD has been commissioned to evaluate the existing products of the Austrian Country of Origin Information Unit, with the objective of improving the quality of and the demands on these products by developing and proposing an institutionalised monitoring system of the unit and their products.
ICMPD's tasks involve analysing the existing products of the Austrian Country of Origin Information Unit, evaluating the demands of the products of the Austrian COI unit (especially with regard to the demands of the second instance - asylum court), and drafting a report and recommendations on the establishment of an institutionalised monitoring system of the products of the Austrian COI unit.
• Development of monitoring tools
• Analysis of products and demand
• Identification of institutionalised monitoring systems
• Reporting on results
• Final reports
Project Duration: 2011
Funding: European Refugee Fund and Federal Ministry of Interior of Austria
Project Coordination and Implementation: ICMPD Asylum Competence Centre, in collaboration with the Research Unit
Contact: Martin Wagner