Legal analysis and research in the Pacific on admission and stay in disaster and climate change contexts
The Platform on Disaster Displacement (PDD), under the Pacific Response to Disaster Displacement (PRDD) project,…
4 September 2014, Apia, Samoa – SPREP
For centuries, war, famine and persecution have resulted in the forced movement of populations both within national borders and across them. Generally, people who become displaced within their own countries are covered by national laws, international human rights law, the United Nations Guiding Principles on Internally Displaced Persons and other regional instruments.