The Refworld legal collection has been designed primarily as a tool for disseminating and promoting (international) law relating to refugees, asylum seekers, stateless persons and other persons of concern to UNHCR.
UNHCR staff, refugee lawyers, all those involved with refugee-status determination within Governments, and others concerned with the rights of refugees and asylum seekers, can find a wealth of relevant documents in the collection. Included in the collection is a unique jurisprudence collection, covering more than 40 national jurisdictions, and a vast amount of international judgments and decisions from the United Nations, the European Court of Human Rights and other international and regional courts. A comprehensive collection of international instruments relating to refugees and human rights, with the most recent lists of States Parties to key conventions, is also available. The legislation collection, contains national and international legislation relevant in assessing asylum claims and is the largest collection of its kind. Finally, Refworld contains many special agreements, such as memoranda of understanding, host-country agreements and voluntary repatriation agreements.
NN (Teachers: Matabeleland/Bulawayo: risk) Zimbabwe v. Secretary of State for the Home Department
10 May 2013 | Publisher: United Kingdom: Upper Tribunal (Immigration and Asylum Chamber) | Document type: Case Law
|Initial observations by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Regional Representation for the Baltic and Nordic Countries on Law Proposal No. 579/Lp11 Amending the Asylum Law of the Republic of Latvia|
|Savriddin Dzhurayev v. Russia|
Opinion of Advocate General Jääskinen, delivered on 18 April 2013, Bundesrepublik Deutschland v. Kaveh Puid
18 April 2013 | Publisher: European Union: Court of Justice of the European Union | Document type: Case Law
|Siamon Woldu v. Minister of Interior|
|Anonymous v. Minister of Interior|
|Udeh c. Suisse|
Azimi-Moayed and others (decisions affecting children; onward appeals) v. the Secretary of State for the Home Department
15 April 2013 | Publisher: United Kingdom: Upper Tribunal (Immigration and Asylum Chamber) | Document type: Case Law
|Minister for Immigration v SZRTC & Ors|
|Firoz Muneer c. Belgique|