The Researcher is published two times a year by the Refugee Documentation Centre (RDC) in Ireland. It is a publication which combines academic papers, summaries of caselaw, guides to new legislation, reports of conferences, articles on RDC services and items of country of origin information.
The April 2016 issue of The Researcher contains the following articles:
Beyond Exclusion: Palestinian Refugees and the 1951 Refugee Convention
Dounia Katibi, UNHCR Ireland
Risk assessment or risk avoidance? Claims of persecution for reasons of religion: CJEU v ECtHRs
Michael Byrne, Irish Refugee Council
“Freedom of our machetes”: The Killing of Bloggers in Bangladesh
Patrick Dowling, Refugee Documentation Centre
Country of Origin Information in the Asylum Process
Noeleen Healy, Smithfield Law Centre
South Sudan’s Civil War
David Goggins, Refugee Documentation Centre
New country priorities on ecoi.net
Boris Panhölzl, Austrian Centre for Country of Origin and Asylum Research and Documentation
Please download the current issue of The Researcher here: The Researcher, Vol 11 Issue 1 (April_2016)
Articles and summaries contained in the Researcher do not necessarily reflect the views of the RDC or of the Irish Legal Aid Board. Some articles contain information relating to the human rights situation and the political, social, cultural and economic background of countries of origin. These are provided for information purposes only and do not purport to be RDC COI query responses.