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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.

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M.E. v. Sweden

26 June 2014 | Publisher: Council of Europe: European Court of Human Rights | Document type: Case Law

Labassee c. France

26 June 2014 | Publisher: Council of Europe: European Court of Human Rights | Document type: Case Law

Mennesson c. France

26 June 2014 | Publisher: Council of Europe: European Court of Human Rights | Document type: Case Law

EV (Philippines) & Others v. Secretary of State for the Home Department

26 June 2014 | Publisher: United Kingdom: Court of Appeal (England and Wales) | Document type: Case Law

Beschluss vom 26. Juni 2014 in der Überstellungshaftsache

26 June 2014 | Publisher: Germany: Bundesgerichtshof | Document type: Case Law

Conclusions de l'Avocat Général M. Melchior Wathelet: Khaled Boudjlida contre Préfet des Pyrénées-Atlantiques

25 June 2014 | Publisher: European Union: Court of Justice of the European Union | Document type: Case Law

Conclusions de l'Avocat Général M. Melchior Wathelet: Sophie Mukarubega contre Préfet de police, Préfet de la Seine-Saint-Denis

25 June 2014 | Publisher: European Union: Court of Justice of the European Union | Document type: Case Law

Security Council resolution 2162 (2014) [on extension of the mandate of UN Operation in Côte d'Ivoire (UNOCI) until 30 June 2015]

25 June 2014 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Security Council resolution 2163 (2014) [on renewal of the mandate of the UN Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF) until 31 Dec. 2014]

25 June 2014 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Security Council resolution 2164 (2014) [on extension the mandate of the UN Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA) until 30 June 2015]

25 June 2014 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

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