Title

Falling Through the Cracks: Legal and Practical Gaps in Palestinian Refugee Status – A Case study of Unrecognized Refugees in Lebanon

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

2005

Abstract

This report identifies flaws and shortcomings in the international protection regime for Palestinian refugees and highlights the lack of any international human rights standards in most host Arab states’ treatment of Palestinian refugees. The report focuses on Palestinians in Lebanon, but also alerts us to the existence of wider, related issues and policies that need to be examined regionally and globally, in terms of their impact on Palestinian refugees. The report calls for further research to be done.

Publication Citation

(Legal Consultant on report by Frontiers Ass’n 2005).