• List of Definitions
  • 0. Executive summary
  • 0.1 Purpose of the study
  • 0.2 Establishing analytical groups for comparison
  • 0.3 Legal and practical situation of third-country nationals pending return
  • 0.4 Effects of the current legal basis and actual situation of third-country nationals pending return/removal
  • 0.5 Conclusions and recommendations
  • 1. Introduction
  • 1.1 Legislation and regulation related to return
  • 1.2 Legislation and regulation related to human rights
  • 1.3 A need for more knowledge
  • 1.4 Methodology
  • 1.5 Content of the report
  • 2. Defining the target group
  • 2.1 The complexity of the situation and lack of common or clear definitions
  • 2.1.1 ...
  • 2.2 Development of analytical groups of third-country nationals awaiting return/removal
  • 3. Legal situation of third-country nationals pending return/removal
  • 3.1 Third-country nationals pending return, without a postponement status granting additional rights
  • 3.1.1 ...
  • 3.2 Third-country nationals with an official postponement status with additional rights
  • 3.2.1 ...
  • 3.3 Specific provisions for third-country nationals cooperating on the return (including voluntary return)
  • 3.4 Specific provisions for vulnerable third-country nationals pending return/removal
  • 3.5 Access to legalisation
  • 3.6 Actual situation: access to legally established rights
  • 3.6.1 ...
  • 4. Effects of the current legal basis and actual situation of third-country nationals pending return/removal
  • 4.1 Fostering the protection of human rights
  • 4.2 Public opinion
  • 4.3 Secondary movements
  • 4.3.1 ...
  • 4.4 Views on and potential effects of harmonisation of legislation
  • 5. Conference held on 22 January 2013 in Brussels
  • 5.1 Welcome
  • 5.2 Opening address by Belinda Pyke
  • 5.3 Presentation of the study findings by the study team
  • 5.4 Address by Prof. Philippe de Bruycker
  • 5.5 Presentation by Matthias Pollmann
  • 5.6 Group Session 1 and Plenum Session 1
  • 5.7 The US experience – keynote address by Mark Lenox
  • ...