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Name: Refugees Proclamation No.1110/2019.
Country: Ethiopia
Subject(s): Migrant workers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2019-02-27
Entry into force:
ISN: ETH-2019-L-109317
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=109317&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line House of People's Representatives, Ethiopia PDF PDF (DOC.NORMES) (consulted on 2019-12-19)
Abstract/Citation: WHEREAS, Ethiopia is providing asylum and protection to refugees and promoting the search for durable solutions whenever conditions permit;
WHEREAS, Ethiopia has ratified International Treaties relating to Refugees and make integral part of the law of the land ; and is party to the OAU Convention Governing the Specific Aspects of Refugee Problems in Africa, done in Addis Ababa;
WHEREAS, it is necessary to have a comprehensive legal framework, in accordance with international standards, that contains rights and entitlements embodied in the aforesaid International Conventions, provides better protection to refugees and promotes sustainable solutions;
WHEREAS, the existing Refugee Proclamation No. 409/2004 is not painstaking and does not reflect the current overall developments and progresses made in refugee protection, it has become necessary to enact a new Refugees Proclamation to improve, within available means, comprehensive protection and assistance to refugees.
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