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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16. sep. 14

New Regional Director in MENA

The Danish Refugee Council (DRC) gets a new Regional Director in the Middle East and North Africa. Peter Klansø is with long experience within the organization...

10. sep. 14

Somalia facing increased crises

More than 1 million people in Somalia are facing acute food insecurity, and the situation in the country is beginning to resemble the period prior to the famine in...

04. sep. 14

Ebola jeopardizes humanitarian work in Liberia

Liberia is now the worst affected country by the Ebola virus. The total number of cases has passed 1000. The virus itself is not the only problem. In an emergency...