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Nom: Convention relating to the Status of Refugees
Pays: Organisations Internationales
Sujet(s): Travailleurs migrants
Type de loi: Accord international
Adopté le: 1951-07-28
Entry into force:
ISN: ORG-1951-IA-67065
Lien: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=67065&p_lang=fr
Bibliographie: Text in English Text in English Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (consulté le 2009-10-10)
Texte en français Texte en français Haut Commissariat des Nations Unies aux droits de l'homme (consulté le 2009-10-10)
Résumé/Citation: Recognizes the social and humanitarian nature of the problem of refugees and urges States parties to prevent this problem from becoming a cause of tension between States.
Article 1 defines the term "refugee" for the purposes of the Convention.
Chapter II details the juridical status of refugees, including: personal status, right of association and access to courts.
Chapter III recognizes refugees' right to work and outlines conditions of employment.
Chapter IV stresses on the welfare aspects of refugees, including: rationing, housing, public education, public relief and labour legislation and social security.
Article 33 prohibits "refoulment" (return or expulsion) of refugees except in cases of crime ore danger/ threat to security.
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