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Asylum

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Protecting the rights of LGBTI asylum seekers and refugees in the reform of the Common European Asylum System

By ILGA-Europe, 2016

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Briefing on LGBTI Refugees and Asylum “Seeking refuge without harassment, detention or return to a ‘safe’ country”

By ILGA-Europe, 2016

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Refugee Status Claims Based on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity – A Practitioners’ Guide.

By ICJ – International Commission of Jurists, 2016

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Laying the grounds for LGBTI sensitive asylum decision-making in Europe: transposition of the Recast Asylum Procedure Directives and of the Recast Reception Conditions Directive

Anthor: Evangelia (Lilian) Tsourd
Editor: Joël Le Déroff

2014

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Good practices related to LGBTI asylum applicants in Europe

Author: Sabine Jansen
Editor: Joël Le Déroff

2014

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Guidelines on the transposition of the Asylum Qualification Directive: protecting LGBTI asylum seekers

Anthor: Evangelia (Lilian) Tsourd

2012

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Gender-related asylum claims in Europe

A comparative analysis of law, policies and practice focusing on women in nine EU Member States.

By Hana Cheikh Ali, Christel Querton and Elodie Soulard.

2012

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Fleeing Homophobia

By COC Netherlands and VU University Amsterdam

2011

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Guidelines on International Protection No. 9

Claims to Refugee Status based on Sexual Orientation and/or Gender Identity within the context of Article 1A(2) of the 1951 Convention and/or its 1967 Protocol relating to the Status of Refugees

By UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

23 October 2012

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Working with lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender & intersex persons on forced displacement

By UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

2011

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