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Unregistered asylum seekers from Bhutan : a pilot survey / Govind Subedi, Jagat Acharya, Sophia Sahaf.

Author:
Subedi, Govind [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Kathmandu : South Asia Forum for Human Rights, [2003]
Description:
xi, 47 pages ; 29 cm
Notes:
"October 2003."
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (page 44).
Contents:
  • INDEX OF TABLES -- SUMMARY -- CHPTER 1: INTRODUCTION -- 1.1 Introduction -- 1.2 Statement of the Problem -- 1.3 Objectives -- 1.4 Limitations -- 1.5 Implications -- UNDERSTANDING THE REFUGEE CRISIS -- 2.1 International Law and Asylum Seekers -- 2.1.1 Who Are Refugees? -- 2.1.2 International Refugee Law -- 2.1.3 Role of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) -- 2.1.4 International Law and the Royal Government of Bhutan -- 2.2 Nepalese Law and Refugees -- 2.3 Verification of the Refugees -- 2.4 Resettlement Program in Bhutan -- METHODOLOGY -- 3.1 Target Population -- 3.2 Selection Procedure -- 3.3 Sample Size -- 3.3.1 Individual Interviews -- 3.4 Survey Tool -- 3.5 Field Personnel and Training -- 3.6 Field Operation -- 3.7 Nepalese Government Ministries and the UNHCR -- HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS -- 4.1 Characteristics of the Household Populations -- 4.2 Incidence of Non-registered Refugees -- 4.3 Characteristics of Individual Respondents (aged 10 and above).
  • 4.3.1 Age and Sex -- 4.3.2 Ethnicity and Religion -- 4.3.3 Literacy and Education -- 4.3.4 Household Heads -- 4.4 Conclusion -- PROCESS, CONTEXT, & REASONS FOR LEAVING BHUTAN -- 5.1 Origin of Survey Participants -- 5.2 Occupation in Bhutan -- 5.3 Process of Eviction -- 5.3.1 Eviction or Voluntary migration? -- 5.3.2 Factors Leading to Flight from Bhutan -- 5.4 Movement from Bhutan and Arrival in Nepal -- 5.5 Reasons for Coming to Nepal -- 5.6 Documents to Prove Bhutanese Nationality -- 5.7 Conclusion -- CAUSES FOR NON-REGISTRATION AND -- ORGANIZATIONAL INVOLVEMENT IN BHUTAN -- 6.1 Causes for Non-Registration -- 6.1.1 The Kakarvitta Screening Post -- 6.1.2 Reasons for Non-registration -- 6.1.3. Identity Documents (ID) examined by the UNHCR/Nepalese Authorities -- 6.2 Organisational Involvement and Family Links in Bhutan. -- 6. 2.1 Organizations Providing Aid to Respondents -- 6.2.2 Organizations Approached for Registration and Relief Work -- 6.2.3 Organizational Involvement in Nepal.
  • 6.2.4 Family and Property Links in Bhutan -- 6.3 Conclusion -- SURVIVAL STRATEGY OF NON-REGISTERED REFUGEES -- 7.1 Occupation in Nepal -- 7.2 Income in Nepal -- 7.3 Support from Registered Refugees -- 7.4 Primary Challenges -- 7.5 Conclusion -- SUMMARY OF FINDINGS AND RECOMMENDATIONS -- 8.1 Summary of Findings -- 8.1.1 Incidence of Non-Registered Asylum Seekers -- 8.1.2 Characteristics of Respondents -- 8.1.3 Process, Context and Reasons for Leaving Bhutan -- 8.1.4 Causes for Non-Registration -- 8.1.5 Survival Strategy -- 8.2 Recommendations -- ANNEX -RGB LEGISLATION AFFECTING THE LHOTSHAMPAS COMMUNITY.
Subject(s):
LCCN:
2006542835
OCLC:
78891474
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