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Protection of internally displaced persons affected by armed conflict: Concept and challenges - International Review of the Red Cross, No. 843


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Resource type:Articles
Keywords:Internal Displacement, Protection, human rights & security, Refugees/IDPs
Agency:ICRC - International Committee of the Red Cross
Author(s):Contat Hickel, M.
Date published:September 2001

The 50th anniversary of the 1951 Convention relating to the Status of Refugees provides us with an opportunity to share a few thoughts on the concept of protection of internally displaced persons, the political factors underlying the problem of displacement and its humanitarian implications.


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