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 current issue contains an article on how ecoi.net selects information.
The October 2014 issue of The Researcher contains the following articles:
The Use of Decision Templates for Refugee Status Determination
Sean O’Connell, Refugee Appeals Tribunal
Forced Marriage in Afghanistan
David Goggins, Refugee Documentation Centre
Houses of the Holy: Iraq and the last days of the Mandeans
Patrick Dowling, Refugee Documentation Centre
How does ecoi.net select information?
Boris Panhölzl, ACCORD
Taking the body of evidence in the round – Country of Origin Information and Credibility Assessment in Asylum Claims
Tudor Rosu, Hungarian Helsinki Committee
UNHCR Photoset – A Refugee Settlement Rises again in Northern Uganda
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.