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Abbreviations

adis

Arrival and Departure Information System

afis

Automated Fingerprint Identification System

afsj

Area of Freedom, Security and Justice

ai

Artificial Intelligence

api

Advanced Passenger Information

avrr

Voluntary Return and Reintegration Assistance

awf

Analysis Work File

c.sis

Central Schengen Information System

ceas

Common European Asylum System

cir

Common Identity Repository

cisa

Convention Implementing the Schengen Agreement

cjeu

Court of Justice of the European Union

CoE

Council of Europe

cs.sis

Central Schengen Information System ii

c-vis

Central Visa Information System

dg

Directorate General

dhs

Department of Homeland Security

dpa

Data Protection Authority

dpwp

Data Protection Working Party

easo

European Asylum Support Office

eaw

European Arrest Warrant

ebcg Agency

European Border and Coast Guard Agency

ec

European Community

ecdc

European Centre for Disease prevention and Control

echr

European Convention on Human Rights

ecj

European Court of Justice

ecre

European Council on Refugees and Exiles

ecris

European Criminal Record Information System

ecris-tcn

European Criminal Record Information System for Third-country Nationals

ECtHR

European Court of Human Rights

edpb

European Data Protection Board

edps

European Data Protection Supervisor

EDRi

European Digital Rights

ees

Entry/Exit System

ehrr

European Human Rights Reports

eis

Europol Information System

emn

European Migration Network

eMRTD

Electronic Machine Readable Travel Document

emsc

European Migrant Smuggling Centre

ep

European Parliament

epic

Electronic Privacy Information Center

eppo

European Public Prosecutor’s Office

esp

European Search Portal

esta

Electronic System of Travel Authorisation

eTA

Electronic Travel Authorization

eta

European Travel Authority

etias

European Travel Information and Authorisation System

euaa

European Union Agency for Asylum

eucfr

European Union Charter of Fundamental Rights

Eurodac

European Asylum Dactyloscopy Database

Eurosur

European External Border Surveillance System

EU

European Union

eu-lisa

EU Agency for the operational management of large-scale it systems in the afsj

fado

European Image Archiving System on False and Authentic Documents Online

far

False Acceptance Rate

fra

European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights

frr

False Rejection Rate

fte

Failure to Enroll

gao

Government Accountability Office

gdpr

General Data Protection Regulation

iccpr

International Covenant of Civil and Political Rights

id

Identity Document

ident

Automated Biometric Identification System

ilpa

Immigration Law Practitioners Association

ina

Immigration and Nationality Act

ind

Dutch Immigration and Naturalisation Service

iom

International Organization for Migration

ip

Internet Protocol

irpa

Immigration and Refugee Protection Act

irpr

Immigration and Refugee Protection Regulations

it

Information Technology

jha

Justice and Home Affairs

jsa

Joint Supervisory Authority

jsb

Joint Supervisory Body (Europol)

libe

Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs

lbt

Local Border Traffic

mep

Member of the European Parliament

mid

Multiple Identity Detector

n.sis

National Schengen Information System

n.sis ii

National Schengen Information System ii

nstc

National Science and Technology Council

nees

National Entry Exit System

ngo

Non-Governmental Organisation

ni-sis

National Interfaces – Schengen Information System

nseer

National Security Entry-Exit Registration

nui

National Uniform Interface

NZeTA

New Zealand Electronic Travel Authority

n-vis

National Visa Information System

obim

Office of Biometric Identity Management

oj

Official Journal of the EU

osi

Other Supplementary Information

pnr

Passenger Name Records

ramm

Regulation for Asylum and Migration Management

rtp

Registered Traveller Programme

sar

Search and Rescue

sBMS

Shared Biometric Matching Service

sirene

Supplementary Information Request at the National Entries

sis

Schengen Information System

sis ii

Second generation Schengen Information System

sltd

Stolen and Lost Travel Documents Database

ssi

Special Service Information

ssr

Special Service Request

tcn

Third-country National

tdawn

Travel Documents Associated with Notices Database

tec

Treaty of the European Community

teu

Treaty of the European Union

tfeu

Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union

te-sat

EU Terrorism Situation & Trend Report

udhr

Universal Declaration of Human Rights

UK

United Kingdom

unhcr

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees

UN

United Nations

US

United States

us-visit

United States Visitor and Immigration Status Indicator Technology

vwp

Visa Waiver Program

who

World Health Organization

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