Benjamin Couteau is a research assistant at the Jacques Delors Institute. His work focuses on migration and asylum issues, on the activity of the European Parliament and on transatlantic relations.
He graduated from Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne University (Human Rights and the European Union) and his master’s thesis deals with Turkey’s compliance with the Copenhagen criteria in the context of its accession process to the European Union. He has also conducted research on the protection of fundamental rights in the European and inter-American systems. His working languages are French and English.