Essays about: "asylum seekers under international law"

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  1. 16. The Second Sex - A Feminist Analysis of International and Swedish Refugee Law

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Sandra Nilsson; [2006]
    Keywords : Folkrätt; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis is written from a feminist perspective examining female asylum-seekers in international and Swedish refugee law. The question for this thesis is whether the refugee instruments are gender-sensitive and give women and men equal access to protection. READ MORE

  2. 17. Refugee Protection in the framework of the Common European Asylum System

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Louis Channel Sindabona; [2004]
    Keywords : International Human Rights Law; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The foundation of International Refugee Law was laid down in the early 1950s by the creation of the UNHCR and the Geneva Convention of July 28 1951Relating to the Status of Refugees (hereinafter the Geneva Convention) and its 1967 Protocol Relating to the Status of Refugees. Refugees and asylum seekers are not only protected through the relatively limited refugee law but also through general human rights instruments. READ MORE

  3. 18. The Competence of the European Court of Justice in Assessing Member States Compliance with the Directives adopted in the field of Asylum.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Sandra Moradi; [2004]
    Keywords : EG-rätt; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The foundation of international Refugee Law was laid down in the early 1950s by the creation of UNHCR 1950 and the 1951 Convention relating to the status of refugees (1951 GC). Refugees and asylum seekers are not only protected through the relatively limited refugee law but also through general human rights instruments. READ MORE

  4. 19. Exclusion, removal and the risk of torture. The 2001 expulsion of two Egyptian asylum seekers from Sweden in the light of international law.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Amelie Sällfors; [2003]
    Keywords : Folkrätt; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Ahmed Agiza and Muhammed El Zary (hereinafter referred to as Agiza and El Zary) are two Egyptian nationals that were expelled from Sweden in December 2001. The decision was taken by the Swedish government. READ MORE

  5. 20. A Study of the Development of the Asylum Law and Policy of the European Union with Focus on the Role of Burden-Sharing and Temporary Protection

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Eva Asplund; [2003]
    Keywords : EG-rätt; Folkrätt; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis deals with the development of the EU asylum law and policy with focus on the role of burden-sharing and temporary protection. The Geneva Convention is the legal framework for community action. This is laid down by Article 63.1 of the EC Treaty. READ MORE