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.
|H, R (On the Application Of) v Secretary of State for the Home Department|
|Arrêt n° 138 876|
Zl. Ro 2014/21/0075
19 February 2015 | Publisher: Austria: Higher Administrative Court (Verwaltungsgerichtshof) | Document type: Case Law
|Abdul Shabani Akanakimana v. The Chairperson of the Standing Committee for Refugee Affairs and others|
LH and IP (gay men: risk) Sri Lanka CG v. The Secretary of State for the Home Department
18 February 2015 | Publisher: United Kingdom: Upper Tribunal (Immigration and Asylum Chamber) | Document type: Case Law
|Security Council resolution 2203 (2015) [on extension of the mandate of the UN Integrated Peacebuilding Office in Guinea-Bissau (UNIOGBIS) until 29 Feb. 2016]|
|A (Syrien) v. Staatssekretariat für Migration (SEM; ehemals Bundesamt für Migration, BFM)|
|Human rights in the administration of justice : resolution / adopted by the General Assembly|
|Security Council resolution 2202 (2015) [on the Package of Measures for the Implementation of the Minsk Agreements (12 Feb. 2015)]|
|Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees : resolution / adopted by the General Assembly|