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.
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.
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
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