European Alternatives To Detention Network

We are building evidence and momentum on engagement-based alternatives to detention, to reduce the use of immigration detention in Europe.

Immigration detention is not the solution: with support and engagement people can resolve their cases in the community, without harmful and costly detention.

More about the European ATD Network and Alternatives to Detention.

Key publication: Alternatives to detention from theory to practice. Evaluation of three engagement-based alternative to immigration detention pilot projects in Bulgaria, Cyprus and Poland. (Interim Evaluation Report and Briefing Paper)