The state of play of Schengen governance - an assessment

11-12-2020 - 09:47 LIBE
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Has the Schengen Monitoring and Evaluation Mechanism managed to realise its full potential? This study assesses operation and impact of the Schengen Evaluation and Monitoring Mechanism in its first five years (2014-19). The ongoing Schengen crisis is rooted in political changes and structural faults of the Schengen regime. Despite these obstacles, the resilience of the Schengen system should not be underestimated.