1951 refugee convention

Laws under attack in the UK from several sides as migrants continue to cross the Channel to England | Photo: Peter Nicholls /  REUTERS
From file: Migrants and refugees arrive on a dinghy on the coast of Skala Sikamias, on the island of Lesvos, Greece, 13 November 2019 | Photo: EPA/DIMITRIS TOSIDIS
According to the UNHCR, around 70,000 people have arrived in Uganda from the Democratic Republic of Congo since the beginning of 2018 as they escape violence in Ituri province | Photo: Reuters/J.Akena
In some countries in the EU, subsidiary protection and refugee status have different entitlements | Photo: picture alliance
Filippo Grandi, UN High Commissioner for Refugees, during a press conference for UNHCR's annual Global Trends report on forced displacement at the UN European headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland. 16 June 2020 | Photo: EPA/SALVATORE DI NOLFI