International Normative Framework

International Standards concerning Migration and Human Rights

See also GMG Topics: “Migration and Human Rights” and “Trafficking and Smuggling

Core International Human Rights Instruments

International Labour Standards

Refugee and Asylum Law

International Criminal Law

Consular Relations

Stateless Persons

Resolutions, Declarations and Recommendations of Relevance


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