The International Refugee Regime and instruments of legal protection at the international and Latin American level

Thalita Melo Silva, Andrea Maria Calazans Pacheco Pacífico


This article aims to analyze the evolution of the international regime for the protection of refugees, through the institutional evolution of rules and norms built by the UN system. Additionally, it seeks to explain the instruments of international and regional protection in Latin America that guarantee the regulation of refugee status and obligations to be met by states.


Latin America; international; legal protection; refugees; International Regime


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