Non-refoulement () is a fundamental principle of international law that forbids a country receiving asylum seekers from returning them to a country in which they would be in likely danger of persecution based on "race, religion, nationality, membership of a particular social group or political opinion". Unlike political asylum, which applies to those who can prove a well-grounded fear of persecution based on certain category of persons, non-refoulement refers to the generic repatriation of people, including refugees into war zones and other disaster locales. It is a principle of customary international law, as it applies even to states that are …



Greens/EFA: The Greens/European Free Alliance · 29 November 2023 English

The Greens/EFA Group has always led in demanding that sexual harassment and inappropriate behaviour is stamped out in politics. We have pushed for stronger measures to be put in place …

constitute a violation of the principle of non-refoulement”.44 The following paragraphs further explore interceptions, results in the violation of the non-refoulement principle, as Libya cannot be considered in includes the potential for detention, chain refoulement, collective expulsion, violence, or being left

Centre for Brexit Policy · 20 November 2023

An appellant sought to appeal to the Supreme Court that evening and the next day a three- judge panel headed by the President of the Court refused permission to appeal, …

section asserting that “the principle of non-refoulement” arises not just from the ECHR but also arises judgment refers to as “the principle of non-refoulement” arises not just from the ECHR, as applied within this Treaty does not mention anything about non-refoulement and the Court was reduced to quoting a contentious

World Bank Group · 15 November 2023 French

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Amnesty International · 15 November 2023 English

On 3 October 2023, the Pakistani government announced its decision to deport unregistered Afghan refugees back to danger in Afghanistan by 1 November, in brazen breach of its international obligations. …

legal obligations, notably the principle of non-refoulement. I therefore urge you to: • Stop the crackdown expressed their concern about the potential refoulement of Afghan nationals back to Afghanistan, a move it is bound by the non-refoulement principle. The prohibition of refoulement is an obligation included

World Bank Group · 15 November 2023 French

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Amnesty International · 10 November 2023 English

The Government of Pakistan must immediately halt the continued detentions, deportations and widespread harassment of Afghan refugees, said Amnesty International today.

obligations, including the principle of non-refoulement,” said Livia Saccardi, Amnesty International’s

World Bank Group · 8 November 2023 French

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Amnesty International · 7 November 2023 English

Responding to the announcement that the Italian and Albanian Prime Ministers yesterday signed an agreement to construct two centres in Albania in which to detain people rescued at sea by …

International said: This agreement is about refoulement, a practice which is banned under international uphold its international law obligations on non-refoulement, to guarantee asylum and calls on the European do not breach the asylum acquis.” Background Refoulement is the practice of sending anyone to a country Protection from refoulement is a basic right of asylum seekers and refugees. Non- refoulement is a core principle binding on all States. The principle of non-refoulement is also enshrined in EU law in Article 78(1)

RCOA: Refugee Council of Australia · 3 November 2023 English

Penny Wong Minister for Foreign Affairs Dear Prime Minister and Minister, Re: Forced expulsion of Afghan refugees from Pakistan As the peak body for organisations working with refugees in Australia, …

would be a violation of the principle of non-refoulement, which is non-derogable under international law Pakistani Government to abide by its fundamental non-refoulement and human rights obligations. The Refugee Council

ILO: International Labour Organisation · 31 October 2023 English


importance of respecting the principle of non-refoulement in line with international law, given that trade it ensured a rigorous examination of the non-refoulement principle by immigration authorities. 16. In Status of Refugees and its principle of non-refoulement. 18. In a communication dated 12 September 2023 and ensuring respect for the principle of non-refoulement. 21. In a communication dated 6 October 2023 complied with the principle of non-refoulement and its non-refoulement obligations under the 1967 Protocol

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