Camps are dynamic, culturally significant spaces. We propose the significance of these cultural practices may provide an alternative pathway to protection.
Amid their enduring statelessness and the ongoing risk of ethnic cleansing, Palestinian refugees must be protected under the provisions of United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees.
Capturing biometric data helps UN agencies and other groups avoid the risk of fraud and increase efficiency. But the practice is complicated and has created security risks for vulnerable groups.
The negative effects of conflict on human capital – particularly nutrition, health and education – are larger than commonly thought.
A specific regional protocol could ease the management of internally displaced persons in the region.
If the Canadian government sticks to its new plans for refugee resettlement, the next three years could have significant implications for refugees and refugee policy beyond Canada’s borders.
In 2018, Africa accounted for 70% of the world’s people displaced by armed conflict and human rights abuses.
A scholar of humanitarianism sums up what she saw on the ground during a five-week research trip to Poznań, Lublin, Warsaw, Krakow and several smaller cities along the Poland-Ukraine border.
Refugee law puts humanitarianism above considerations of state sovereignty.
LGBTI refugees from other countries expect Kenya to be safer but are quickly disillusioned.
South Africa does not put refugees in camps. So, the government is responsible for their protection and well-being. Its performance was hit-and-miss.
Offshore processing is a failed policy that continues to haemorrhage cash, destroy lives and erode the international system for refugee protection.
The European response to Ukrainian refugees shows a system working mostly as it should, but some people are still left behind.
Our “Self-Reliance Index” helps organisations and governments assess how their programmes are doing in helping refugees to become self-reliant.
The U.S. military collected biometric data on Afghan civilians. The information may have fallen into the hands of the Taliban, highlighting why collecting the data is too risky in the first place.
Since the 1970s, Australian immigration policy has changed dramatically, meaning Afghan refugees face far greater hurdles than those who fled Saigon after the Vietnam War.
World Refugee Day on June 20 is an opportunity for New Zealanders to reflect on what more could done to protect some of the world’s most vulnerable people.
The new EU regulation is about to change the way we do artificial intelligence. The United Nations needs to follow suit.
Time in the camps does not move forward and educated refugees are stuck, without the opportunity to create a path for a better future.
The standoff between Abiy Ahmed and the armed forces in Tigray has already caused thousands to flee their homes.