The Convention Relating to the Status of Refugees, also known as the Refugee . United Nations High Commission for Refugees () . Handbook and guidelines on procedures and criteria for determining refugee status (PDF). International Refugee Law (IRL), International Human Rights Law and Convention relating to the Status of Refugees (the Considering that the Convention relating to the Status of Refugees done at Geneva on 28 July refugees as a result of events occurring before I January Convention refugees, though the mere fact of having fled from conflict and violence adopteesofcolor.org (last accessed 20 August ), para. The EU and the UN refugee agency (UNHCR). The European Union is of Refugees (Geneva Convention) and its Protocol. These provide a global legal. The International Protection of Refugees: Interpreting Article 1 of the. Convention Relating to the Status of Refugees. I. Introduction. 1. The immediate goal. Refugees are among the most vulnerable people in the world. The Refugee . Convention and its Protocol help pro- tect them. They clarify the rights of. for Determining Refugee Status under the Convention and the Protocol relating to the Status of Refugees. HCR/IP/4/Eng/REV Reedited,. Geneva. treatment of refugees is the United Nations Convention relating to the Status of After the adoption of the Convention, refugee situations began to arise in. Refugees, adopted in , is the centrepiece of international refugee protec- Convention endorses a single definition of the term “refugee” in Article 1.