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Glossaries and Thesauri
CARFMS-ORTT Glossary of Terms
A glossary of terms related to forced migration by the Canadian Association for Refugee and Forced Migration Studies (CARFMS).
International Migration Law: Glossary of Migration
This glossary attempts to serve as a guide to the mire of terms and concepts in the migration field, in an effort to provide a useful tool to the furtherance of such international cooperation and the common understanding of migration issues.
The International Thesaurus of Refugee Terminology (ITRT)
Collaborative work between UNHCR and FMO. The International Thesaurus of Refugee Terminology is intended as a tool for use by organizations that process information concerning refugees. It uses a standardized terminology to index refugee-related information.
European Migration Network: Glossary
The purpose of the EMN's Glossary of terms relating to Asylum and Migration terms is inter alia to improve comparability between EU Member States through the use and common understanding of the terms and definitions contained therein
Key Terms, Concepts, and Themes
CARFMS-ORTT: Key Concepts
Key concepts in the field of forced migration studies provided by the Canadian Association for Refugee and Forced Migration Studies (CARFMS) Online Research and Teaching Tools (ORTT)
Forced Migration Online: Themes
These pages provide access to web-based resources on a variety of themes relating to forced migration.
RefWorld: Topic Browse
You have the option to browse documents by topics covering a wide subject area. These include aspects of international refugee law, international humanitarian and human rights law, specific groups, durable solutions, and domestic legal regimes.
Keywords & Subject Headings
Asylum, Right of
Internally displaced persons
International human rights
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