Sources regularly covered on ecoi.net for countries of priority E

The following list contains all sources regularly covered by our team for country priority E. ecoi.net covers more than 160 sources regularly. Depending on their publication cycle, some sources are covered daily (like BBC World News, IRIN or Amnesty International), others weekly (like UNHCR, Forum 18 or the International Crisis Group), and some others once a month (like CEDAW, the Congressional-Executive Commission on China or the Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit).

Not all sources are covered for all countries to the same extent. To learn more about or country priorities, please see: Our Country Priorities.

For more details on each source, click on "Show description". The column "Publications covered" lists all types of publications we screen for inclusion on ecoi.net. The abbreviations next to each publication type stand for the document type we file it under:

Please note that this list only contains sources regularly covered by ecoi.net. Publications from other sources are added on an ad-hoc basis, increasing the total number of sources.

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Source Publications covered Countries covered Source category Coverage frequency Documents from this source
Amnesty International (AI)
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Press Releases (PressR), Reports (SR/PR), Urgent Actions (PressR), ai-Journal (SR) A, B1, B2, C (Annual Report also for D and E) 3+ Daily Show documents
Asylum Research Centre (ARC, former name: Asylum Research Consultancy)
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Commentaries on UKBA Guidance Notes (ExpPos), Reports (SR, PR), Query Responses (Resp) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Monthly Show documents
Austrian Centre for Country of Origin and Asylum Research and Documentation (ACCORD)
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Query Responses (Res), Country Reports (SR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Weekly Show documents
Austrian Development Agency (ADA)
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Länderinformation (SR), other relevant publications (SR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Quarterly Show documents
Bundesamt für Fremdenwesen und Asyl - Staatendokumentation (Federal Office for Immigration and Asylum - COI unit, Austria) (BFA Staatendokumentation)
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Query responses (Res), Reports (SR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Weekly (login required to access most of these reports - for details see link above) Show documents
Bundesamt für Migration (BFM) (Federal Office for Migration, Switzerland)
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Herkunftsländerinformationen (SR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Quarterly Show documents
Bundesamt für Migration und Flüchtlinge (BAMF) (Federal Office for Migration and Refugees, Germany)
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Entscheidungen Asyl (SR), IZAM Publikationen (SR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Monthly Show documents
Office of the Commissioner General for Refugees and Stateless Persons, Belgium (CGRS) (Commisariat Général aux Réfugiés et aux Apatrides, CGVS/CGRA) & CEDOCA, COI Unit, Belgium
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Reports (SR), Responses (Resp), Guidance "Notes politiques" (Pos) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Weekly

Show documents (CEDOCA)

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Country of Origin Research and Information (CORI)
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Reports (SR), Query Responses (Resp) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Monthly Show documents
Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ)
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Attacks on the Press (PR), Special Reports (SR) Special Reports: A, B1, B2, C; Annual Report: also for D and E; other publications: not covered 3+ Monthly Show documents
Council of Europe - Group of Experts on Action against Violence against Women and Domestic Violence (CoE - GREVIO)

Evaluation Reports (PR), State Reports (PR), Government Comments on the GREVIO report (PR)

A, B, C (+ D if containing migration and asylum information)

3+ Weekly Show documents
Danish Immigration Service (DIS)
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Fact-finding Reports (SR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Weekly Show documents
Dutch Council for Refugees (DCR) - VluchtelingenWerk Nederland
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Reports (SR), Responses (Resp), Positions (Pos), other country reports (SR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Monthly Show documents
European Asylum Support Office (EASO)
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COI reports (SR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Quarterly Show documents
European Commission
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Reports of EU Election Assistance and Observation (SR), Progress and Accession Reports (PR); European Neighbourhood Policy - Country and Progress Reports (PR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Monthly Show documents
European Council on Refugees and Exiles (ECRE)
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Position Papers (SR), Country Reports (PR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Quarterly Show documents
European Parliament
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Reports of Election Observation Missions (SR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Quarterly Show documents
The Finnish Immigration Service - Country Service
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Reports (SR); Responses (Resp.); A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Monthly Show documents
Freedom House
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Freedom in the World (PR), Freedom of the Press (PR), Nations in Transit (PR), Countries at the Crossroads (PR), Freedom on the Net (PR), Special Reports (SR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Monthly Show documents
Health Action International (HAI)
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Medicine Prices Surveys of HAI Europe (SR), Medicine Price Monitors of HAI Africa (SR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Quarterly Show documents
Human Rights Watch (HRW)
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Press Releases (PressR), Reports (SR/PR) A, B1, B2, C - Annual Report also for D and E 3+ Daily Show documents
Hungarian Helsinki Committee (HHC)
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Reports (SR), selected other publications (PressR, Positions) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Quarterly Show documents
Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada (IRB)
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Issue Papers (SR), Country Fact Sheets (SR), Extended Responses to Information Requests (Res), Responses to Information Requests (Res) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Weekly Show documents
International Center for Not-for-Profit Law (ICNL)
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NGO Law Monitor (SR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Quarterly Show documents
International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)
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Annual Reports (PR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Quarterly Show documents
previously covered: International Helsinki Federation for Human Rights (IHF)
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Reports (SR/PR), Press Releases (PressR), Statements (PressR), Open Letters (PressR) A, B1, B2, C (Annual Report also for D and E) 3+

no longer covered.

The International Helsinki Federation for Human Rights submitted a request of bankruptcy to the Commercial Court in Vienna to start an insolvency procedure on 27 November 2007. For more details see: http://www.ihf-hr.org/documents/doc_summary.php?sec_id=58&d_id=4447 (IHF Website, accessed on 12 December 2007); http://www.rferl.org/featuresarticle/2007/12/7DE07AC5-C011-4246-8691-B6F91BD76421.html (RFE/RL Website, accessed on 12 December 2007).

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International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association (ILGA)
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Annual reports by ILGA and ILGA-Europe (PR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Quarterly Show documents
International Treatment Preparedness Coalition (ITPC)
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Missing the Target Reports (PR), other reports (SR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Quarterly Show documents
Swedish Migration Board - Migrationsverket landinformation
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English-language Reports (SR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Monthly Show documents
Migration Review Tribunal - Refugee Review Tribunal: Country Advice Service (Australia) (MRT-RRT)
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Query Responses (Res), Country Reports (SR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Quarterly - note: MRT-RRT's COI section has been moved to Australia's Department of Immigration and Citizenship (DIAC) on 1 July 2013 and ceased publication of products Show documents
Minority Rights Groups International (MRG)
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Reports (SR), Micro Studies (SR), Macro Studies (SR), Briefing Papers (SR), State of the World's Minorities (PR) A, B1, B2, C; Annual report: also for D and E 3+ Monthly Show documents
The Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs
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Ambtsbericht (PR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Quarterly Show documents
Norwegian Country of Origin Information Center (Landinfo)
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English-language Fact-finding Reports (SR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Monthly Show documents
Office for Foreigners (Poland), COI Unit
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Reports (SR); Responses (Resp.); A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Monthly Show documents
Office Français de Protection des Réfugiés et Apatrides (OFPRA)
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Reports (SR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Quarterly Show documents
Organization for Refuge, Asylum & Migration (ORAM)
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Reports (SR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Quarterly Show documents
Refugee Research and Information Branch (New Zealand) (RRIB)
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Query Responses (Resp), Reports (SR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Quarterly Show documents
Refugee Documentation Centre, Legal Aid Board (Ireland) (RDC)
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Query responses (Resp), Reports (SR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Weekly Show documents
Reporters Sans Frontières (RSF)
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Reports (SR/PR), Press Releases (PressR) A, B1, B2, C; Annual report: also for D and E 3+ Daily Show documents
Royal College of Psychiatrists
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International Psychiatry (SR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Quarterly Show documents
Swiss Refugee Council (Schweizerische Flüchtlingshilfe, SFH)
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Herkunftsländerinformationen (Res/SR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Weekly Show documents
Still Human Still Here
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Commentaries on UKBA Guidance Notes & Reports (Positions) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Monthly Show documents
Transparency International
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Country-specific reports on corruption (PR,SR) A, B1, B2, C; Annual report: also for D and E 3+ Quarterly Show documents
previously covered: UK Department for International Development - Health Resource Centre (DFID - HRC)
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Country Health Briefing Papers (SR) A, B, C, D, E 4 previously covered. Show documents
UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO)
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Annual Human Rights Reports (PR) & Quarterly Updates (PR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Quarterly Show documents
UK Home Office
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COI Documents (SR), policy documents (Positions) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Weekly Show documents
UN Commission on the Status of Women (CSW)
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Official Documents (PR/SR), NGO Statements (PressR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Monthly Show documents
UN Committee Against Torture (CAT)
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State Reports (please check if really PR), Concluding Observations (please check if really PR), NGO reports (SR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E - NGO-reports: A,B1,B2,C 3+ Monthly Show documents
UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (CESCR)
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State Reports (PR), Concluding Observations (PR), NGO reports (SR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E - NGO-reports: A,B1,B2,C 3+ Monthly Show documents
UN Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW)
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State Reports (PR), Concluding Observations (PR), NGO reports (SR) A, B1, B2, C - NGO-reports: A,B1,B2,C 3+ Monthly Show documents
UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD)
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State Reports (PR), Concluding Observations (PR), NGO reports (SR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E - NGO-reports: A,B1,B2,C 3+ Monthly Show documents
UN Committee on the Rights of the Child (CRC)
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State Reports (PR), Concluding Observations (PR), NGO reports (SR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E - NGO-reports: A,B1,B2,C 3+ Monthly Show documents
UN Women - UN Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (replaces UNIFEM, DAW, INSTRAW, OSAGI)
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News (Appeals & News releases); Publications (SR/PR) News: A, B1, B2, C; other publications: A, B1, B2, C, D, E 3+ Quarterly Show documents
UN Development Programme (UNDP)
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National Human Development Reports (SR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Quarterly Show documents
UN General Assembly
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Reports (SR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Monthly Show documents
UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)
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Chronologies of Events (SR), Country Reports (SR), Country & Situation Specific Position Papers (Positions), Länderinformationen (Positions/SR), Country Briefing Folders (SR), National Laws (Laws) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Weekly Show documents
UN Human Rights Committee
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State Reports (PR), Concluding Observations (PR), NGO reports (SR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E - NGO-reports: A,B1,B2,C 3+ Monthly Show documents
UN Human Rights Council (formerly UN Commission on Human Rights) (HRC)
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Reports (SR), NGO Written Statements (PressR), Documents of Universal Periodic Review (PR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E - NGO-reports: A,B1,B2,C 3+ Weekly Show documents
UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR)
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Press Releases by Special Rapporteurs and Experts (PressR), Investigation Reports of OHCHR Nepal (SR), Common Core Documents forming part of state reports under international human rights treaties (SR) A, B1, B2, C 4 Weekly (Common Core Documents: Quarterly) Show documents
previously covered: UN Sub-Commission on the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights
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Reports (SR), NGO Written Statements (PressR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 The UN Sub-Commission on the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights was dissolved in 2006. Show documents
US Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS)
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Asylum Resources (SR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Quarterly - no longer publishes reports online (since 2004). Show documents
US Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF)
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Annual Reports (PR), Policy Briefs (SR), Special Reports (SR) A, B1, B2, C (Annual Report also for D and E) 3+ Quarterly Show documents
US Committee for Refugees and Immigrants (USCRI)
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World Refugee Survey (PR) Note: no new World Refugee Surveys since 2009. A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Quarterly Show documents
US Department of Labor (USDOL) - Office of Child Labor, Forced Labor, and Human Trafficking (OCFT)
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Reports on child labour (PR, SR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Quarterly Show documents
US Department of State (USDOS)
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Trafficking in Persons Reports (PR), Country Reports on Human Rights Practices (PR), International Religious Freedom Reports (PR), Country Reports on Terrorism (PR), Background Notes (PR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Weekly Show documents
US Social Security Administration (SSA)
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Social Security Programs Throughout the World (PR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Monthly Show documents
World Health Organization (WHO)
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Selected reports on HIV/AIDS, mental health, access to health care, health care systems (SR/PR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Monthly Show documents
WRITENET - Note: No publications since 2009.
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Country Reports (SR) A, B1, B2, C, D, E 4 Previously monthly Show documents

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For more information on how we decide what sources to cover for what countries, please see this blog post.

List is as of 10 October 2019.