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The way to San José: A Review of the Implementation of UNHCR's urban refugee policy in Costa Rica


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Resource type:Programme/project reviews
Keywords:Refugees/IDPs, Urban
Countries:Costa Rica
Agency:UNHCR - United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
Author(s):Riiskjaer, M and Bonnici, G.
Date published:August 2011

In September 2009, UNHCR issued a new Policy on Refugee Protection and
Solutions in Urban Areas (hereafter the Urban Policy). Three months later, the High
Commissioner made a commitment to undertake real-time evaluations of the
implementation of the new policy in a number of pilot sites, including San José,
Costa Rica.

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