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.
R (on the application of AS) v London Borough of Croydon AAJR
25 November 2013 | Publisher: United Kingdom: Upper Tribunal (Immigration and Asylum Chamber) | Document type: Case Law
|United Nations Declaration against Corruption and Bribery in International Commercial Transactions : resolution / adopted by the General Assembly|
AS (Afghanistan) v. Secretary of State for the Home Department
21 November 2013 | Publisher: United Kingdom: Court of Appeal (England and Wales) | Document type: Case Law
|Security Council resolution 2125 (2013) [on acts of piracy and armed robbery at sea off the coast of Somalia]|
AS (s.55 "exclusion" certificate - process) Sri Lanka
14 November 2013 | Publisher: United Kingdom: Upper Tribunal (Immigration and Asylum Chamber) | Document type: Case Law
|CE, 13 novembre 2013, N°s 349735, 349736|
|Security Council resolution 2123 (2013) [on implementation of the Peace Agreement on Bosnia and Herzegovina]|
|Security Council resolution 2124 (2013) [on the deployment of the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) until 31 Oct. 2014]|
Saleh (Sudan), R (on the application of) v Secretary of State for the Home Department
12 November 2013 | Publisher: United Kingdom: Court of Appeal (England and Wales) | Document type: Case Law
|State v. Ranjeet Singh: In the Court of Nivedita Anil Sharma (Special Fast Track Court), Tis Hazari Courts, Delhi|