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6 edition of Protecting Refugees found in the catalog.

Protecting Refugees

Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees.

Protecting Refugees

by Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees.

  • 117 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by United Nations Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Refugees,
  • Social welfare & social services,
  • General,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics - Current Events

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12893505M
    ISBN 109211010055
    ISBN 109789211010053

      With nearly million refugees and displaced persons around the world, a new book by Carleen Maitland, associate professor of information sciences and technology, explores how information and communication technologies are being used to provide humanitarian aid and connect refugees with family and friends.   Speaking at the UN General Assembly in September , our Prime Minister spoke of the need to protect the rights of refugees and migrants globally and urged that the world must reach a Author: Shamsul Bari.

    Protecting the Rights of Refugees Beyond European Borders In times of the proclaimed “refugee crisis” this book aims to shed light on human rights and refugee law responsibilities of EU member states and other relevant actors when engaging in border control measures beyond the territory of the EU. In this book, Deng examines the causes and consequences of internal displacement, the legal standards for protection and assistance, enforcement mechanisms, the prevailing conditions in Europe.

      Words Without Borders: Books for World Refugee Day A New York Public Library & UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, Staff Picks List Honoring Voices of the Forcibly Displaced on #WorldRefugeeDay An unprecedented million people around the world have been forced from home. Among them are nearly million refugees, over half of whom are under the age of Author: Lynn Lobash.   Protecting religious liberty is an important facet of IFCJ’s work since its inception 35 years ago. However, the largest philanthropic organization in Israel has been largely known for its help.


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Protecting Refugees by Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Protecting refugees and others of concern to UNHCR. Introduction Throughout history, people have been persecuted and forcibly displaced from their homes. In exile, they have sought shelter in and relied on the protection of other countries. Protecting refugees is the core mandate of UNHCR.

This booklet answers some of the most commonly asked questions about refugees themselves and how the agency attempts to help them.

Who, for instance, can qualify as a refugee and on what grounds. Can people be excluded and why. - a particularly sensitive issue given the international. Protecting Refugees [UNHCR] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying : UNHCR. The pope's emphasis on protecting undocumented workers is particularly significant for Europe and the United States, where the treatment of refugees and migrants has been a consistent challenge.

Though it was conceived as a non-political arm of the Secretary Protecting Refugees book, Problems of Protection: The UNHCR, Refugees, and Human Rights points out that the mere existence of refugees is the result of political upheaval and asks a refugee organization would be hard-pressed to be apolitical while dealing with governments.2/5(1).

protection of refugees may be circumvented by states and other actors involved in migration control activities. Th is book tries to reconcile the motives behind extraterritorialisation strategies with their actual legal consequences.

It focuses on the examination of the legal frameworks governing situations where a refugee meets state authority. Protecting Refugees book Physical Format: Online version: Protecting refugees.

[France?]: UNHCR, [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors. Protecting refugees is primarily the responsibility of States. Throughout its year history, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has worked closely with governments as partners in refugee protection.

In every region of the world, governments have File Size: KB. This ground-breaking book focuses on the ‘forgotten refugees’, detailing people with disabilities who have crossed borders in search of protection from disaster or human conflict. Chapter X • Monitoring and Protecting the Human Rights of Refugees and/or Internally Displaced Persons Living i n Camps In a majority of refugee and IDP camps life is File Size: KB.

In The Human Rights of Migrants and Refugees in European Law, Cathryn Costello explores the complex and often vexed legal landscape which surrounds the human rights of migrants and refugees in lo examines how human rights law responds to challenges that migration control and migration status pose, focusing particularly on migrants’ and refugees’ rights to enter.

The following year, on J the legal foundation of helping refugees and the basic statute guiding UNHCR's work, the United Nations Convention relating to the Status of Refugees, was adopted. Protecting Migrant Children: In Search of Best Practice | Seminar and Book Launch When does harmonization backfire.

Understanding the conditions that transformed the Family Reunification Directive into a tool that protects migrants and refugees' rights in the Netherlands.

The United Nations high commissioner for refugees during the s traces her career experiences and the lessons she learned during one of the twentieth century's greatest refugee crises, discussing issues related to protection and humanitarian assistance and the global and political climate in which humanitarian organizations operate.

15, first printing. Refugee law is the branch of international law which deals with the rights and duties States have vis-a-vis are differences of opinion among international law scholars as to the relationship between refugee law and international human rights law or humanitarian discussion forms part of a larger debate on the fragmentation of international law.

The Convention Relating to the Status of Refugees, also known as the Refugee Convention or the Geneva Convention of 28 Julyis a United Nations multilateral treaty that defines who a refugee is, and sets out the rights of individuals who are granted asylum and the responsibilities of nations that grant asylum.

The Convention also sets out which people do not qualify as refugees Location: Geneva, Switzerland. Book traversal links for Protecting refugees in Dadaab: processes, problems and prospects ‹ Truth, justice and reconciliation in early post-conflict society Up; Reinventing communities: the resettlement of Guatemalan refugees ›.

The National Association of Social Workers (NASW) recognizes that immigrants and refugees face unique challenges due to immigration policies. These policies are important for social workers to consider, as the legal and social statuses of migrants impact social service provision and community well-being in the United States.

Get this from a library. Protecting North Korean refugees: hearing before the Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, Decem [United States.

Congress. House. Committee on Foreign Affairs. The book traces former and contemporary practices defining humanitarian assistance and legal protection for refugees with disabilities within the evolving landscape of disability rights.

Organized in two sections, it begins with an exposition of international conventions and legal frameworks relevant to disability and : Mansha Mirza. Book traversal links for The Mexico Plan of Action: protecting refugees through international solidarity ‹ African renaissance: towards a New Sudan Up; Joint Assessment Mission provides road-map for peace ›.Protecting the Rights of Refugees Beyond European Borders tries to reconcile the motives behind extraterritorialisation strategies with actual legal consequences.

It carefully examines the legal frameworks that govern situations in which a migrant meets an authority in the context of extraterritorial immigration control by: 1.The book was launched on 8 Junewith the generous support of the European Parliament Office in Malta and UNHCR Malta.

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