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Internally Displaced Persons

Compilation and Analysis of Legal Norms

  • Author: UN
  • Publication date: February 1999
  • Page count: 88
  • Language(s) in this book: English
  • Sales number: 97.XIV.2

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This publication consolidates the various provisions of international law relevant to internally displaced persons. It examines the guiding definitions and context of these laws and details the applicable sources of human rights. The publication also discusses the recognized situations in which displacement exists and the applicability of the various sources of law in the differing situations and legal aspects of providing assistance and protection to internally displaced persons by the international community.