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New extended country pages for Syria and Somalia

The Syria and Somalia country pages have been extended.

New: date of availability on

New documents show the date of first availability on

Collection of information on the current protests in Iran

We published a collection of information on the current protests in Iran over the death of Mahsa Amini in police custody.

New extended country page for Iraq

The Iraq country page has been extended.

Collection of information on the partial mobilisation in the Russian Federation

We published a collection of information on the partial military mobilisation in the Russian Federation.

ACCORD reports on the Russian Federation and on the DR Congo

The report on the Russian Federation covers political protests and dissidence in the context of the conflict in Ukraine. The report on the Democratic Republic of the Congo covers the situation of the Banyamulenge from 2020 to March 2022 (South Kivu: security situation and armed groups; attacks agains Banyamulenge; humanitarian situation; North Kivu and Ituri: situation of Banyamulenge)

New: Extended country pages

We are pleased to introduce an improvement to country pages on

New country priorities on

In early 2022, we updated our country priorities. These priorities define which sources are covered on, i.e. which documents you can expect to find for a country. The update is based on Austrian, European and global asylum statistics and affects what sources we cover for what countries.

ACCORD training manual now also available in Korean

The ACCORD training manual “Researching Country of Origin Information” is now available in Korean. It was translated by UNHCR Korea.

COI Webinar on Afghanistan (German language)

Together with the Federal Agency for Reception and Support Services, ACCORD held a COI webinar on Afghanistan on 22 February. Its written documentation is now available.

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