Judith Sunderland

is senior western Europe researcher at Human Rights Watch and the author of the report “Shattered dreams: Impact of Spain’s housing crisis on vulnerable groups”. She tweets @sunderland_jude.


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Humanitarian rhetoric, inhumane treatment

The European Union's approach to migrants

In an article first published prior to the 19 April capsizing of a wooden fishing boat and consequent drowning of around 800 migrants in the Mediterranean, Judith Sunderland and Bill Frelick warn about the EU’s preference for border enforcement over the creation of safe, legal channels into the EU.