Title UNHCR Guidelines on Determining the Best Interests of the Child
Publisher UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)
Publication Date May 2008
Topics Children's rights | Children-at-risk | Unaccompanied / Separated children
Reference Rev. (print-ready version)
Other Languages / Attachments Arabic | French | Russian | Spanish
Related Document Best Interests Determination Children - Protection and Care Information Sheet
Cite as UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), UNHCR Guidelines on Determining the Best Interests of the Child, May 2008, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/48480c342.html [accessed 16 April 2014]
Comments This final version of the Guidelines has been produced following two years of field testing of the provisionally released version of May 2006. The Guidelines are complemented by Annexes 1-9. See also:Field Handbook for the Implementation of UNHCR BID Guidelines:Facilitator's Notes for the implementation of UNHCR BID Guidelines