Conventions and definitions

Conventions and definitions

The United Nations Convention Relating to the status of Refugees is the cornerstone in the body of laws that establish standards for refugee protection.

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22. jul. 14

Danish Refugee Council concludes internal investigation in Lebanon

Having determined that financial irregularities have led to a loss of USD 44,650, The Danish Refugee Council (DRC) has handed over the details to the police and...

14. jul. 14

DDG work has come to an end in Sri Lanka after 11 years of work

More than 25 years of conflict in Sri Lanka has caused several mine fields throughout the country. The Danish Demining Group (DDG) has been clearing mines in Sri...

08. jul. 14

NGOs and civil society can help the European Asylum system

Yesterday the latest EASO (European Asylum Support Office) report “Annual Report Situation of Asylum in the European Union 2013” was launched at an event in...