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Refugee protection in international law

Refugee protection in international law

UNHCR"s global consultations on international protection

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, UK, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Convention Relating to the Status of Refugees -- (1951) -- Congresses,
  • Refugees -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Erika Feller, Volker Türk, and Frances Nicholson.
    GenreCongresses.
    ContributionsFeller, Erika., Türk, Volker., Nicholson, Frances., Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKZ6530 .R44 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationlix, 717 p. ;
    Number of Pages717
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18918303M
    ISBN 100521825741, 0521532817
    LC Control Number2002034944
    OCLC/WorldCa50651601

    Book Description. The essays selected and reproduced in this volume explore how international refugee law is dynamic and constantly evolving. From an instrument designed to protect mostly those civilians fleeing the worse excesses of World War II, the Refugee Convention has developed into a set of principles, customary rules, and values that are now firmly embedded in the human rights. What is Refugee Protection? Protection is commonly defined as “all activities aimed at obtaining full respect for the rights of the individual in accordance with the letter and spirit of the relevant bodies of law, namely human rights law, international humanitarian law and refugee law” (Source).

    Books on refugee law in a particular country are shelved with the books on that jurisdiction. Books on statelessness are shelved at KC Recent books on international, global and comparative refugee law (to see recent books on domestic refugee law in this Guide - Author: Robin Gardner. This book addresses a critical gap in existing scholarship by examining statelessness through the prism of international refugee law, in particular by examining the extent to which the Refugee Convention protects de jure stateless persons. It responds to the need for a coherent and inclusive legal framework to address the plight of stateless individuals who fear persecution.

      He is director of the new distance-learning MA in Refugee Protection and Forced Migration Studies. Jean-François Durieux has taught international law at the Refugee Studies Centre (Oxford) , and again He is currently affiliated with this Centre as a Research Associate and as Senior Adviser to the Humanitarian Innovation. International refugee law (IRL) It is only in (and then through a broadening of the refugee definition in ) that the international community established a regime for the international protection of refugees. The Geneva Convention Related to the Status of Refugees is the main source of legal protections for refugees.


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