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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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Security Council resolution 2165 (2014) [on the humanitarian situation in the Syrian Arab Republic and the establishment of a monitoring mechanism]

14 July 2014 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

AT and Others (Article 15c; risk categories) Libya CG v. Secretary of State for the Home Department

14 July 2014 | Publisher: United Kingdom: Upper Tribunal (Immigration and Asylum Chamber) | Document type: Case Law

Tobia Romero Quitanilla v. Holder, Attorney General

14 July 2014 | Publisher: United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit | Document type: Case Law

Gudanaviciene & Ors v Director of Legal Aid Casework & Anor

13 July 2014 | Publisher: United Kingdom: High Court (England and Wales) | Document type: Case Law

MM & Ors, R (On the Application Of) v Secretary of State for the Home Department

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

Human rights and arbitrary deprivation of nationality : resolution / adopted by the Human Rights Council

11 July 2014 | Publisher: UN Human Rights Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Tanda-Muzinga c. France

10 July 2014 | Publisher: Council of Europe: European Court of Human Rights | Document type: Case Law

Mugenzi c. France

10 July 2014 | Publisher: Council of Europe: European Court of Human Rights | Document type: Case Law

RRT Case No. 1405095

10 July 2014 | Publisher: Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal | Document type: Case Law

Senigo Longue et autres c. France

10 July 2014 | Publisher: Council of Europe: European Court of Human Rights | Document type: Case Law

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