Refugee Law and Related Documents


1.The Refugee Convention and Refugee Law
<International Law>
▼1951 Convention Related to the Status of Refugees
Source:UNHCR
 
▼1967 Protocol Related to the Status of Refugees
Source:UNHCR
<Domestic Law>
▼Immigration Control and Refugee Recognition Act
Source: Japanese Law Translation
▼Ordinance for Enforcement of the Immigration Control and Refugee Recognition Act
Source: Japanese Law Translation
▼Ministerial Ordinance to Provide for Criteria Pursuant to Article 7, paragraph (1), item (ii) of the Immigration Control and Refugee Recognition Act
Source: Japanese Law Translation
2.Related Conventions
▼Universal Declaration of Human Rights
Source: OHCHR
▼International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights
Source: OHCHR
▼International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
Source: OHCHR
▼Convention on the Political Rights of Women
Source: MOFA
▼Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination
against Women
Source: OHCHR
▼Convention on the Rights of the Child
Source: OHCHR) 
▼International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination
Source: OHCHR) 
▼Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment
Source: OHCHR)
▼Convention Relating to the Status of Stateless Persons ※
Source: UNHCR
▼Convention on the Reduction of Statelessness ※
Source: UNHCR
3.Internally Displaced Persons
▼Guiding Principles on Internal Displacement
Source: OHCHR