Commentary: Global Compact on Refugees



Drawing on the experience and opinions of a number of experts in the field, we will be publishing a range of blog posts here building a commentary on the recent Global Compact on Refugees (GCR). The posts will address different aspects of the GCR and will analyse these in terms of the potential and shortcomings of the Compact in progressing refugee protection.

The Global Compact for Refugees as a Soft Law Instrument: Lessons from the application of the Cartagena Declaration on Refugees in Mexico

Blog post written by Diego Acosta (University of Bristol) and Monica Oehler (Organization of American States), and forms part of a series of blog posts analysing the potential and shortcomings of the Global Compact on Refugees. Introduction The adoption of the Global...

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