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Unhcr International Thesaurus of Refugee Terminology

by Jean Aitchison

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Published by United Nations .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bibliographic & subject control,
  • Refugees,
  • Thesauri,
  • General,
  • Sociology,
  • Politics/International Relations

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages592
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12892444M
    ISBN 109210000528
    ISBN 109789210000529

    Refugee Situation: UNHCR-led Response 22 IDP and Non-refugee Situations 24 Mixed Situations 25 4 UNHCR NEEDS ASSESSMENT HANDBOOK See Annex 7 for more details on common assessments terms and relationships.4 3 IASC, Policy on Protection in File Size: 1MB. The lead international agency coordinating refugee protection is the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), which counted 8,, refugees worldwide at the beginning of Australia: 5,

    Unhcr definition, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees. See more. UNHCR International Thesaurus of Refugee Terminology 23 Aug This Thesaurus will be invaluable to all organizations which are active in documentation work concerning refugees, in particular the current and future members of the International Refugee Network.

    Each abstract is indexed using subject terms from the International Thesaurus of Refugee Terminology (UNHCR ). The Refugee Literature (REFLIT) bibliographic database serves as the catalogue to CDR's library collection. In the past, records were created describing a complete EXCOM session, with a few key documents catalogued by: 5. Prima facie refugees Individuals who are recognized as refugees, by a State or UNHCR, on the basis of objective criteria related to the circumstances in their country of origin, justifying a presumption that they meet the criteria of the applicable refugee definition.


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: International Thesaurus of Refugee Terminology (International Refugee Documentation Network) (): Aitchison, Jean: Books. International thesaurus of refugee terminology. New York: United Nations, (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, International government publication, Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Jean Aitchison; Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "English version"--Cover. "Published under the auspices of the International Refugee Documentation Network.". The International Thesaurus of Refugee Terminology (ITRT) is designed to facilitate information retrieval and exchange.

In print sincethe Thesaurus has proven an essential resource for librarians and information workers. The New York Declaration calls on UNHCR to develop and initiate the practical application of the CRRF in each situation involving large-scale movements of refugees, with a view to informing the Global Compact on Refugees, to be adopted by the General Assembly by Who is a Refugee.

Refugee Status Determination under UNHCR’s Mandate 80 efugee Definition of the Convention The R 82 Eligibility under the Broader Refugee Definition 88 xclusion from Refugee Status under International Refugee Law E 89 Special Considerations 96 xclusion and Resettlement E A refugee is someone who has left his or her country of origin and is unable or unwilling to return there because of a serious threat to his or her life or freedom.

The international legal definition of the term is contained in the Convention. (For more on the refugee definition see Chapter. History of UNHCR; 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.

HCR/IP/4/Eng/REV.1 Reedited, Geneva, JanuaryUNHCR FOREWORD. I) Refugee status, on the universal level, is governed by the Convention and the Protocol relating to the Status of Refugees. These two international legal instruments have been adopted within the framework of the United Nations.

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is a global organisation dedicated to saving lives and protecting the rights of refugees, forcibly displaced communities and stateless people.

Visit our website and find out how you can support us. The International Thesaurus of Refugee Terminology (ITRT) Collaborative work between UNHCR and FMO. The International Thesaurus of Refugee Terminology is intended as a tool for use by organizations that process information concerning refugees.

It uses a standardized terminology to index refugee-related : Jeannette Moss. UNHCR International Thesaurus of Refugee Terminology The International Thesaurus of Refugee Terminology (ITRT) is designed to facilitate information retrieval and exchange.

In print sincethe Thesaurus has proven an essential. This book considers the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees’ contribution to international refugee law since the establishment of UNHCR by the United Nations General Assembly in The book explores the historical and statutory foundations that create an indelible link between UNHCR and international refugee by: 3.

UNHCR’s Statute (UN General Assembly resolution (V) of 14 December ): “The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees,acting under the authority of the General Assembly,shall assume the function of providing international protection,under the auspices of File Size: KB.

It also includes the International Thesaurus of Refugee Terminology, national legislation on issues pertaining to asylum and statelessness, international and national jurisprudence, newly-added documents in French, Spanish and German, UNHCR's library catalogue and maps of countries of origin and of transit.

The book is supplemented by detailed appendices setting out the texts of relevant international legal provisions, together with a number of other reference documents, including UNHCR's Guidelines on Detention and ECRE's and papers on. international system that was created to do just that.

Partners in Protection Protecting refugees is primarily the responsibility of States. Throughout its year history, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has worked closely with governments as partners in refugee protection.

In everyFile Size: KB. UNHCR, The United Nations refugee organization, is mandated by the United Nations to lead and coordinate international action for the world-wide protec-tion of refugees and the resolution of refugee problems.

UNHCR’s primary purpose is to safeguard the right and well-being of refugee. The index term list is based on the UNHCR's 'The International Thesaurus of Refugee Terminology (ITRT)'.

The index terms are given in English independent of the language of the publication. Permits and citizenship. The Principle of Non-Refoulement under the echr and the cat The Principle of Non-Refoulement under the ECHR and the UN Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment International Thesaurus of Refugee Terminology.

Editor: Jean Aitchison. Book (Hardback) Publication History:Author: Eman Hamdan. This book documents the current global refugee crisis and examines the interrelated factors of immigration enforcement, international human rights law, political violence, and refugee protection.

Immigration and asylum: from to the present by Matthew J. Gibney and Randall Hansen, : Sarah Rhodes. Grey Literature. Use Search Oxford Libraries Online to find grey literature in the d searching in SOLO is facilitated by the use of specialised subject terms taken from the International Thesaurus of Refugee Terminology.

The collection is in closed access stacks called RSC Boxes in SOLO. Please ask Issue Desk staff to fetch items for : Sarah Rhodes.UNHCR - Working together to build better futures for people forced to flee. About UNHCR. The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees was established on Decem by the United Nations General Assembly to ensure that everybody has the right to seek asylum and find safe refuge, having fled violence, persecution, war or disaster at home.