Ministers from all EU states are working on how to deal with the tens of thousands of people seeking a better life in the bloc.
But finding a consensus among all 27 members won’t be easy.
Back in 2015 – Europe attempted to find a lasting solution to the millions of people crowding at its borders because of the civil war in Syria.
A problem left unresolved led Turkey to relax its borders, opening the gates onto Europe’s doorstep.
So what are the challenges?
And can they reach a balance that works for those making the often-hazardous journey to Europe?
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