UCL Faculty of Laws


Dr Hoxhaj gives evidence to Home Affairs Select Committee hearing on Albania

9 December 2022

Dr Hoxhaj appeared before the parliamentary hearing on Migration and Asylum: Albania.

Dr Hoxhaj giving evidence in front of the Home Affairs Select Committee. He is sitting at a desk next to Professor Dame Sara Thornton

On Wednesday 7 December, Dr Andi Hoxhaj (Lecturer (Teaching) in Law at UCL Laws) appeared before the Home Affairs Committee to give evidence on the increase in channel crossings by Albanian nationals.

Dr Hoxhaj discussed the socio-legal and economic issues in Albania which have impacted migration; how Albanian asylum claimants are managed; and shared his research on Albania. You can watch Dr Hoxhaj giving evidence below:

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A transcript is also available on the UK Parliament website (.pdf).

Dr Hoxhaj was interviewed on BBC News, where he spoke more about the evidence he gave to the hearing:

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Dr Hoxhaj also gave an interview to Dutch current affairs programme Nieuwsuur:

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