"The policy of the European Union, that goes against a lot of international treaties. I mean, not compacts, but treaties." Professor Leo Lucassen puts the controversy around the Global Compact for Migration in context.
Lucassen is Professor of Global Labour and Migration History and director of the International Institute of Social History (IISH). His research focuses on Global Migration History, Integration, Migration Systems, Migration Controls, Gypsies and the state, State Formation and Modernity, and Urban History.