Title Convention relative au statut des réfugiés
Publisher UN General Assembly
Publication Date 28 July 1951
Topics 1951 Refugee Convention | Non-refoulement
Reference Entry into force: 22 April 1954
Cite as UN General Assembly, Convention relative au statut des réfugiés, 28 July 1951, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/48abd59af.html [accessed 1 June 2016]
Comments The Convention was adopted by the United Nations Conference of Plenipotentiaries on the Status of Refugees and Stateless Persons, held at Geneva from 2 to 25 July 1951. The Conference was convened pursuant to resolution 429 (V), adopted by the General Assembly of the United Nations on 14 December 1950.