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External Links

This collection of external links is a directory of organizations dealing with refugee, asylum and human rights topics or provide (country-specific) information otherwise useful for practitioners. The directory contains over 3000 links to relevant internet sources and has been compiled and organized by type of organization, topic/mandate, regions and countries they relate to. This additional service has been provided to facilitate research by providing a mechanism to access information that may be relevant for decision makers and is not as such included in Refworld.

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International Charter "Space and Major Disasters"

The International Charter aims at providing a unified system of space data acquisition and delivery to those affected by natural or man-made disasters through Authorized Users. Each member agency has committed resources to support the provisions of the Charter and thus is helping to mitigate the effects of disasters on human life and property.

Type: Inter-Governmental Organizations | Topic: Humanitarian Assistance / Emergency Response

International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (International IDEA)

International IDEA provides knowledge resources, expertise and a platform for debate on democracy issues. Its areas of expertise include: constitution-building processes, electoral processes, political parties, democracy and gender, and democracy assessments.

Type: Inter-Governmental Organizations | Topic: Democracy / Rule of Law

International Law Commission

The International Law Commission's mandate is the progressive development and codification of international law, in accordance with article 13(1) a) of the Charter of the United Nations.

Type: Inter-Governmental Organizations | Topic: Legal Systems

International Monetary Fund (IMF)

The IMF is an international organization of 185 member countries. It was established to promote international monetary cooperation, exchange stability, and orderly exchange arrangements; to foster economic growth and high levels of employment; and to provide temporary financial assistance to countries to help ease balance of payments adjustment.

Type: Inter-Governmental Organizations | Topic: Economic Issues

International Organization for Migration (IOM)

IOM works to help ensure the orderly and humane management of migration, to promote international cooperation on migration issues, to assist in the search for practical solutions to migration problems and to provide humanitarian assistance to migrants in need.

Type: Inter-Governmental Organizations | Topic: Migration

International Organization for Migration (IOM): Counter-Trafficking

Type: Inter-Governmental Organizations | Topic: Trafficking in persons

International Rescue Committee (IRC)

At work in 25 countries, the IRC is a leader in emergency relief, rehabilitation, protection of human rights, post-conflict development, resettlement services and advocacy for those uprooted or affected by conflict and oppression.

Type: Inter-Governmental Organizations | Topic: Humanitarian Assistance / Emergency Response

Interpol - Trafficking in Human Beings

Type: Inter-Governmental Organizations | Topic: Trafficking in persons

MiLEX - Database on Migration Legislation in the Americas

MiLEX is one of the databases comprising the Inter-American Migration Information System of the OAS. By compiling an up-to-date collection of international and national legal norms related to the topic, the database aims to serve as a practical tool to assist politicians, legislators, and their assistants in the formulation of laws, policies and other instruments related to international migration. Furthermore, MILEX is an invaluable resource for lawyers, jurists, activists, researchers, academics and students interested in this topic.

Type: Inter-Governmental Organizations | Topic: Legal Systems

NATO in Afghanistan

Type: Inter-Governmental Organizations | Topic: Military and Peacekeeping

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