Strengthening the principle of non-refoulement

@article{Moran2020StrengtheningTP,
  title={Strengthening the principle of non-refoulement},
  author={Clare Frances Moran},
  journal={The International Journal of Human Rights},
  year={2020},
  volume={25},
  pages={1032 - 1052}
}
  • C. Moran
  • Published 26 August 2020
  • Political Science
  • The International Journal of Human Rights
ABSTRACT This work examines the origins of the principle of non-refoulement and how it has evolved during the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. Non-refoulement, or the right not to be repelled or returned, was agreed upon by States as a narrow protection against the return to certain death for all refugees in 1951, as part of the Refugee Convention. Although 1951 marked the inception of non-refoulement as a legal principle, there is evidence to show that it existed in some form previously… 
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