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External Links

This collection of external links is a directory of organizations dealing with refugee, asylum and human rights topics or provide (country-specific) information otherwise useful for practitioners. The directory contains over 3000 links to relevant internet sources and has been compiled and organized by type of organization, topic/mandate, regions and countries they relate to. This additional service has been provided to facilitate research by providing a mechanism to access information that may be relevant for decision makers and is not as such included in Refworld.

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Afghanistan Justice Project

Type: Research Institution | Topic: War Crimes / Crimes Against Humanity

Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit (AREU)

The Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit (AREU) is an independent research organisation whose mission is to conduct and facilitate action-oriented research and learning that informs and influences policy and practice.

Type: Research Institution | Topic: Country Profiles/Information


A comparative series of national public attitude surveys on democracy, markets and civil society in Africa.

Type: Research Institution | Topic: Democracy / Rule of Law

American Enterprise Institute (AEI) Iran Tracker

Type: Research Institution | Topic: Country Profiles/Information

Asia-Pacific Migration Research Network (APMRN)

The central focus of the APMRN is the long-term role of migration and increased ethno-cultural diversity as major factors in the social transformation of the societies of the Asia-Pacific region.

Type: Research Institution | Topic: Migration

Asian Migrant Centre (AMC)

AMC operates as a monitoring, research, information, publishing, training, support and action center dedicated to the promotion of the human rights and empowerment of migrant workers and their families in Asia.

Type: Research Institution | Topic: Migration

Brookings-LSE Project on Internal Displacement

Type: Research Institution | Topic: Refugees / Internally Displaced Persons

CERIS - The Ontario Metropolis Centre

"CERIS was established in March of 1996 as the Joint Centre of Excellence for Research on Immigration and Settlement (CERIS). The Centre changed its name to CERIS - The Ontario Metropolis Centre in March 2007 to better reflect its province-wide focus and its connection with The Metropolis Project. CERIS is a research knowledge creation and transfer network that focuses on the resettlement and integration of immigrants and refugees in Ontario." (from website)

Type: Research Institution | Topic: Migration

Canadian Research Institute for the Advancement of Women (CRIAW)

CRIAW is a research institute which provides tools to facilitate organizations taking action to advance social justice and equality for all women.

Type: Research Institution | Topic: Women

Carleton University: Country Indicators for Foreign Policy (CIFP)

The CIFP database currently includes measures of domestic armed conflict, governance and political instability, militarization, religious and ethnic diversity, demographic stress, economic performance, human development, environmental stress, and international linkages, in the form of over one hundred performance indicators for 196 countries, spanning fifteen years (1985 to 2000) for most indicators.

Type: Research Institution | Topic: Country Profiles/Information

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