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  • Support Personnel
The online course consists of 90 minutes learning sessions on humanitarian essentials, principles, practices and standards, and international humanitarian law. It includes individual courses in the form of videos. It is compatible to tablet and smartphone devices and it is available in English.
The topics that are being addressed are the following:
  • Key concepts in international refugee law;
  • Other legal frameworks relating to the protection of refugees, including IHL and IHRL;
  • States’ legal obligations towards refugees and limitations of those obligations;
  • Applicability of existing legal frameworks to the current "migration/refugee crisis", and challenges in applying the frameworks in practice.
In order to access the online course learners need to register to the kaya platform for an account.
Title The legal protection of refugees
Date launched 2016
Duration Ongoing
Type of Resource Online course
Purpose Support Personnel
Online or Blended OL
Learning objectives The aim of the online course "The legal protection of refugees" is to offer an introduction to international refugee law and other legal frameworks protecting refugees, introducing the key legal concepts, the purpose of international refugee law, and its primary sources.
Target group Professionals working with refugees in the humanitarian sector
Evaluation results/ monitoring plan N/A
Recognition or certification of learning N/A
Financing and sustainability model Professionals in Humanitarian Assistance and Protection (PHAP)
Leading Organization PHAP
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