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Refugee movements and international security

Gil Loescher

Refugee movements and international security

by Gil Loescher

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Published by Brassey"s for the International Institute for Strategic Studies in London .
Written in English


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StatementGil Loescher.
SeriesAdelphi papers -- no.268
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21706501M
ISBN 101857530225

Refugees and International Security Jill Goldenziel Recent civil and international conflicts have given rise to a global crisis of human displacement. Resultant refugee flows have created humanitarian and political woes in their host states. A major part of this displacement has occurred in the Middle East. The papers in this volume (arranged into three sections) were originally presented at an international conference on international migration, held at Rockefeller Foundation’s Bellagio Study and Conference Center, Bellagio, Italy in June The papers reflect the diverse opinions of an interdisciplinary group of scholars with differing perspectives and experience in .

Refugee movements as security threats in Sub-Saharan Africa International Migration and Security Lohrmann Landgren, K. Safety zones and international protection: a .   The Refugee Relief Act of provided for the admission over three years of , refugees - of these, it was laid down that , should be from Communist countries.

  Tapan Bose Protection of Refugees in South Asia Need for Framework, SAFHR Paper Series 5, South Asia Forum for Human Rights, Kathmandu. See V Vijaykumar ‘Developing a Regional Approach to Refugee Problems in South Asia’, presented to the Fourth Regional Consultation on Refugee and Migratory Movements, cited earlier. Ibid. This chapter examines the international law of refugee protection, focusing on the legal tools, treaties, and national laws which prescribe or implement the obligations of states to refugees, as well as the core protection functions and responsibilities of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR). It first considers the definition of refugee, persecution, Cited by: 4.


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Chapter VII. International peace and security Chapter VIII. International human rights law Main instruments Implementation and monitoring Self-determination Indigenous peoples Development Religion or belief Business and human rights Right to a remedy and reparation Chapter IX. Movement of persons and international migration law Refugees.

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