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) SQ (Pakistan) & Anor v The Upper Tribunal Immigration and Asylum Chamber & Anor
22 October 2013 | Publisher: United Kingdom: Court of Appeal (England and Wales) | Document type: Case Law
|Security Council resolution 2122 (2013) [on women and peace and security]|
AN (Afghanistan) & Ors v Secretary of State for the Home Department
11 October 2013 | Publisher: United Kingdom: Court of Appeal (England and Wales) | Document type: Case Law
|Security Council resolution 2121 (2013) [on the situation in Central African Republic]|
|Security Council resolution 2120 (2013) [on extension of the authorization of the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) until 31 Dec. 2014]|
|Secretary of State for the Home Department (Appellant) v Al-Jedda (Respondent)|
|A (Afghanistan) contre Office fédéral des migrations (ODM)|
MF (Nigeria) v Secretary of State for the Home Department
8 October 2013 | Publisher: United Kingdom: Court of Appeal (England and Wales) | Document type: Case Law
|UNHCR's Oral Statement to the Inter-American Court of Human Rights in the framework of a request for an Advisory Opinion on Migrant Children presented by MERCOSUR|
|Nizomkhon Dzhurayev v. Russia|