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Switzerland and the International Protection of Refugees (Graduate Institute of International Studies, Volume 2)

by Vincent Chetail

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Published by Springer .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • International humanitarian law,
  • Legal Reference / Law Profession,
  • Law,
  • Switzerland,
  • International,
  • Law / International

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9099046M
    ISBN 109041117431
    ISBN 109789041117434

    MUNTARBHORN Vitit, “Protection and Assistance for Refugees in Armed Conflicts and Internal Disturbances: Reflections on the Mandates of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement and the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees”, in IRRC, No. , July-August , pp. International Refugee Law and the Protection of Stateless Persons examines the extent to which the Convention relating to the Status of Refugees protects de jure stateless persons. While de jure stateless persons are clearly protected by the Convention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons, this book seeks to explore the extent to which such persons are also entitled to refugee.

    This convention under international law is the most important international instrument. The term “refugee” is based on the Geneva Refugee Convention. It guarantees refugees a minimum of rights in the country where they seek protection. Principle of non-refoulement. The ban on refoulement, usually known as the principle of non-refoulement. Pro Asyl and Refugee Support Aegean, Rights and effective protection exist only on paper: The precarious existence of beneficiaries of international protection in Greece, 30 June , ; Update: Legal Note on the living conditions of beneficiaries of international protection in Greece, 30 August , available at: 5.

    which international refugee law should inform what the authors believe is more accurately described as the ‘internal protection alternative.’ It is the product of collective study of relevant norms and state practice, debated and refined at the First Colloquium on Challenges in International Refugee Law, in April The analytical.   International protection is not constant from country to country for lesbian, gay, and transgender refugees. "[A]ll refugees have problems in [countries of first asylum] However, I believe that some problems are very unique to our situation.


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Switzerland and the International Protection of Refugees (Graduate Institute of International Studies, Volume 2) by Vincent Chetail Download PDF EPUB FB2

Focusing on the problems faced by Switzerland in the field of international protection of refugees as well as on the specificity of its asylum law and practice, this publication addresses the refugee problem from a national, European and international perspective.

The Swiss experience serves to illustrate the wider problematic of on the one hand, the tensions between security, political and humanitarian concerns encountered by refugee-receiving. Focusing on the problems faced by Switzerland in the field of international protection of refugees as well as on the specificity of its asylum law and practice, this publication addresses the refugee problem from a national, European and international perspective.

The Swiss experience serves to illustrate the wider problematic of on the one hand, the tensions between security, political and humanitarian concerns encountered by refugee-receiving. Alexander Betts is University Lecturer in Refugee Studies and Forced Migration at the University of Oxford.

He has worked at UNHCR headquarters and is the author of Protection by Persuasion: International Cooperation in the Refugee Regime ().Cited by: Switzerland and the International Protection of Refugees 50 Years After the Adoption of the Geneva Convention Relating to the Refugee Status (original title: La Suisse et la protection Author: Vincent Chetail.

Refugees. Focusing on the problems faced by Switzerland in the field of international protection of refugees as well as the specificity of its asylum law and practice, the Colloquium will address the refugee problem and Switzerland from the national, European and international perspectives.

Chetail, Vincent Gowlland-Debbas, Vera Switzerland and the International Protection of Refugees Kluwer Law International Blake, Nicholas Husain, Raza Immigration, Asylum and Human Rights Oxford University Press international protection to refugees and other persons of concern to the Office and – as a consequence – to seek permanent or durable solutions to their problem.2 These two functions, international protection and the identification of durable solutions, can be considered UNHCR’s core objectives, although.

Nansen Refugee Award; The Refugee Convention; Governance and Oversight; Prominent Supporters; Research and Evaluation. Emergencies. Coronavirus outbreak; Displacement in Central America; Venezuela situation; Syria emergency; Central African Republic situation; DR Congo emergency; Burundi situation; Europe situation; Iraq emergency; Nigeria emergency; Rohingya.

Refugees with asylum. Recognised refugees with asylum receive a residence permit called B-permit. 1 This permit is issued for a year and then prolonged by the responsible canton. Recognised refugees with asylum have a right to have this permit issued and prolonged.

If there are reasons to withdraw the refugee status, the right to have the permit issued and prolonged is withdrawn. By Erika Feller, Director Department of International Protection with the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees in Geneva, Volker Türk, Chief of the Protection Policy and Legal Advice Section of UNHCR's, Department of International Protection in Geneva, Frances Nicholson, Research and editorial consultant on refugee.

Switzerland and the International Protection of Refugees: a colloquium of the Graduate Institute of International Studies, Geneva, in collaboration with the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees = La Suisse et la protection internationale des réfugiés: colloque de l'Institut universitaire de hautes études internationales, Gèneve, en collaboration avec le haut Commissariat des nations Unies pour les réfugiés.

International protection granted to those fleeing persecution or serious harm must first and foremost entail a right of residence in the country of refuge. The nature and duration of that right, however, raise questions as to the foundational objectives of the international refugee regime. The Refugee.

The International Protection of Refugees at the Thirty-Ninth Session of the Executive Committee of the Programme of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees A Selection of Entries from REFUGEE ABSTRACTS published by the Centre for Documentation on Refugees, UNHCR, Geneva, Switzerland.

International Journal of International. Refworld is the leading source of information necessary for taking quality decisions on refugee status. Refworld contains a vast collection of reports relating to situations in countries of origin, policy documents and positions, and documents relating to international and national legal frameworks.

The information has been carefully selected and compiled from UNHCR's global network of field. THE INTERNATIONAL PROTECTION OF REFUGEES BY PAUL WETS Legal Adviser, Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees I. INTRODUCTION The role of the individual in international law has for some time past been the subject of.

This book presents the first comprehensive analysis of the human rights of refugees as set by the UN Refugee Convention. In an era where States are increasingly challenging the logic of simply assimilating refugees to their own citizens, questions are now being raised about whether refugees should be allowed to enjoy freedom of movement, to work, to access public welfare.

The Law Library of Congress 3 Australia Kelly Buchanan Chief, Foreign, Comparative, and International Law Division I SUMMARY Australia’s Refugee and Humanitarian Programme consists of several different visas that are available to refugees and others in need of protection. Under international law, the legal situations of refugees and IDPs are different from each other.

Specifically, refugees benefit from the legal protection of several international instruments particular to their “refugee status”, and from the assistance of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR).

Because they do not. The Global Consultations on International Protection have been UNHCR's effort to rise to modern challenges confronting refugee protection, to shore up support for the international framework of protection principles, and to explore the scope for enhancing protection through new approaches, which nevertheless respect the concerns and constraints.

Dersim Avdar came to Switzerland as a refugee 22 years ago. After completing a bachelor’s and a master’s degree at the University of St. Gallen, including studies in Madrid and Beijing, he now works in the investment industry in Zurich.

About the Journal. The International Journal of Refugee Law is the leading peer-reviewed journal on all aspects of international law relating to forced migration. As predicted by the Times Higher Education Supplement, it has become a key source for those working in the field of refugee protection.

The journal is an essential tool for academics, policymakers and practitioners concerned with.The report focuses on refugees persecuted by Nazi Germany.4 Thus, subjects such as the internment of soldiers or the protection of Swiss citizens living abroad from Nazi persecution will be dealt with only peripherally.

The international context of Swiss refugee policies will .The international refugee regime is fundamentally broken. Designed in the wake of World War II to provide protection and assistance, the system is unable to address the record numbers of persons displaced by conflict and violence today.

States have put up fences and adopted policies to deny, deter, and detain asylum seekers. People recognized as refugees are routinely denied rights guaranteed.