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Comprehensive plan of action for Indochinese asylum seekers

hearing before the Subcommittee on International Operations and Human Rights of the Committee on International Relations, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourth Congress, first session, July 27, 1995.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on International Relations. Subcommittee on International Operations and Human Rights.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political refugees -- Indochina.,
  • Political refugees -- Government policy -- United States.

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 254 p. :
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23290210M
    ISBN 100160521866

      It can also be seen in so-called regional arrangements such as the Comprehensive Plan of Action for Indochinese Refugees, which, despite flaws in refugee status determination and restrictions on the liberty and freedom of movement for refugees and asylum seekers in Southeast Asian countries, provided protection to hundreds of thousands of refugees. Salvaging Justice for Asylum Seekers? Reflections on a Wicked Political Problem in South East Asia under what later became the comprehensive plan of action in during the Indochinese.


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Congress. House. Committee on International Relations. The Comprehensive Plan of Action for Indochinese Refugees, –, has been hailed as a model of international solidarity and burden-sharing and criticized as an example of international buck-passing and questionable compromises.

Looking back on this agreement—one in which both Sergio Vieira de Mello and Arthur Helton played significant roles—a fair conclusion might Author: W. Courtland Robinson. the Vietnamese asylum-seekers," Joseph Stern, Review of the Comprehensive Plan of Action for IndoChinese Refugees 17 ().

The "practice established at the First International Conference on Indo-Chinese Refu-gees [in was] to resettle all Indo-Chinese given first asylum in.

Full text of "Comprehensive plan of action for Indochinese asylum seekers: hearing before the Subcommittee on International Operations and Human Rights of the Committee on International Relations, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourth Congress, first.

Helton, A. () 'Refugee Status Determination under the Comprehensive Plan of Action for Indochinese Asylum Seekers in Asia.' Paper presented at the Colloquium on the Comprehensive Plan of Action, 25 - 28 OctoberQuezon City, Manila, Philippines / Jesuit Refugee Service Asia Pacific. The Comprehensive Plan of Action for Indochinese Refugees, –, has been hailed as a model of international solidarity and burden-sharing and criticized as an example of international buck Author: W.

Courtland Robinson. Full text of "Indochinese refugees: comprehensive plan of action: joint hearing before the Subcommittees on Asia and the Pacific and International Operations and Human Rights of the Committee on International Relations, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourth Congress, first session, J " See other formats.

The Comprehensive Plan Of Action in Legitimising Rejection. Author: S.E. Davies. Relating to the Status of Refugees are the two primary international legal instruments that states use to process asylum seekers' claim to refugee status.

However, in Southeast Asia only two states have acceded to these instruments. the Indochinese Author: S.E. Davies. In this crisis, the Comprehensive Plan of Action For Indochinese Refugees was adopted in June The cut-off date for refugees was Ma Effective from this day, the Comprehensive plan of action for Indochinese asylum seekers book Boat people would no longer automatically be considered as prima facie refugees, but only asylum seekers and would have to be screened to qualify for.

This book examines the region's continued rejection of international refugee law through extensive archival analysis and argues that this rejection was shaped by the region’s response to its largest refugee crisis in the post era: the Indochinese refugee crisis from to Cited by:   The Comprehensive Plan of Action (CPA) in East and Southeast Asia is discussed.

Although but a fading memory, it is still seen by some commentators as a shining example of a workable regional system in a region that has more recently failed to meet international standards for the protection of asylum : Paul White.

Convention administration agencies aliens applicant Article asylum seekers asylum-seekers ATTY back to Vietnam Bureau of Immigration Candelaria College of Law Commissioner for Refugees Comprehensive Plan concern country of origin Department of Foreign Director durable solutions employment Filipinos Human Rights Immigration Act implementing.

Indochinese asylum-seekers as well as asylum-seekers from other countries. The author notes in particular that while Indochinese asylum-seekers, especially the Laotians and the Vietnamese, tend to be covered by explicit policy statements and a special screening procedure because of the Comprehensive Plan of Action, other asylum.

Political refugees. Here are entered works on persons who have fled their native countries because of political persecution or instability. This heading may be subdivided geographically to indicate the country of origin and/or the destination of the political refugees.

from Vietnam by boat. See further below on Indochinese refugees and the Comprehensive Plan of Action. notwithstanding their common reluctance to take up the cause.² Moreover, the ‘interest’ of the international community is expanding, and this is raising new legal and institutional questions on issues such as internal displacement, complex.

Abstract. Indonesia is a transit country for asylum seekers and refugees from Asia and the Middle East. In the early s, transit was relatively rapid as asylum seekers made their way onward to Australia by boat, but today, refugees face longer and longer waiting times as that avenue to protection has been by: 4.

Arthur Helton, ‘The Comprehensive Plan of Action for Indo-Chinese Refugees: An Experiment in Refugee Protection and Control’, in Uncertain Haven: Refugee Protection on the Fortieth Anniversary of the United Nations Refugee Convention (New York: Author: Roderic Alley.

The end of the Vietnam war, marked by the fall of Saigon inprecipitated the mass Indochinese refugee crisis, which saw more than 2 million people flee the region, often on unseaworthy boats. Following the war, Vietnamese migration was divided between humanitarian flows to the West, and labor migrants to allied communist countries.

More recently, Vietnam's rapid economic growth has. The beginning of the Indochinese refugee crisis: ; After the Indochinese conference: the early s 'Compassion fatigue' in the mid s; The comprehensive plan of action.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. []) and index. Subjects: Refugees -- Legal status, laws, etc -- Southeast Asia. 51 See Robinson, W Courtland, ‘ The Comprehensive Plan of Action for Indochinese Refugees, – Sharing the Burden and Passing the Buck ’ () 17 JRS ; and Helton, A, ‘ Refugee Determination under the Comprehensive Plan of Action: Overview and Assessment ’ Cited by: 1.

Inthe United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), with the support of the US government, instituted the Comprehensive Plan of Action, a programme to stem the tide of Indochinese refugees from Laos, Vietnam, and Cambodia. Under the plan, refugee status was evaluated through a screening process.

Recognised asylum seekers were Capital and largest city: Vientiane, 17°58′N. Political refugees -- France. See also what's at your library, or elsewhere. Broader terms: Political refugees; Refugees -- France; France; Narrower term: Political refugees -- France -- Paris.

As a result of the Indochina war, 1, refugees fled Cambodia and Vietnam and arrived in South-East Asian countries looking for asylum between and The United Nations sponsored two international conferences on the Indochinese refugee crisis in and The latter produced the “Comprehensive Plan of Action”.

The Right to Seek Asylum: Interception at Sea and the Principle of Non-Refoulement Article in International Journal of Refugee Law 23(3) July with Reads How we measure 'reads'. With so much uncertainty and inconsistency caused by current policy, and with so many refugees living in limbo, perhaps it is time for Malaysia to revisit a comprehensive and multilateral approach to the movement of asylum seekers in the region.

Aslam Abd Jalil, is a graduate of the Australian National University, and a refugee rights campaigner. The Comprehensive Plan of Action for Indochinese Refugees 5. The International Conferences on Assistance to Refugees in Africa 6.

The International Conference on Central American Refugees 7. The Common European Asylum System 8. The Mexico Declaration and Plan of Action and Cartagena+ 9.

Lessons Learned Index. This article explores the role of issue linkage in North-South relations in the global refugee regime between and It argues that North-South cooperation has been crucial for overcoming collective action failure in the regime.

However, it suggests that because of the absence of a binding normative framework or overriding interest impelling Northern states to support refugee Cited by:   The Comprehensive Plan of Action on Indochinese refugees (CPA), adopted in June to put a definitive end to the exodus of Vietnamese boat people in the region, arguably represented the first international initiative designed to respond to a phenomenon of ‘mixed migration’.

"Labelling the 'Boat People': The Failure of the Human Rights Mandate of the Comprehensive Plan of Action for Indochinese Refugees." Hum. Rts. 15, no. 4 (): (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.). Since the inception of the United Nations, States have joined efforts, for example, to provide resettlement for Hungarian refugees in the late s, to organize two International Conferences on Assistance to Refugees in Africa, to implement the Comprehensive Plan of Action in response to the Indochinese Crisis, and to convene the International.

A growing tide of asylum seekers has prompted a trend toward restriction among industrialized states. Cornelius, et al. maintains that public anxiety over unrelenting flows of refugees encourages a trend toward exclusion.

Other scholars have inquired into whether tougher asylum policies exert a deterrent effect on future flows. This chapter draws on qualitative research with a diverse sample of female asylum seekers in Hong Kong to reveal the gendered consequences of entrapment and the politico-legal forces that influence women’s asylum seeking.

The comprehensive plan of action for Indochinese refugees, – Sharing the burden and passing the Cited by: 1. The Government neither accepted the Comprehensive Plan of Action for Indochinese seeking refugee status nor offered first asylum to refugees. Prior tothe Government permitted Indochinese asylum seekers to disembark if a resettlement country promised to remove them within 90 days and if the rescuing vessel was in Singapore on a scheduled.

The other regional arrangement which drew in many states from outside the region, the Comprehensive Plan of Action for Indochinese refugees (CPA), aimed to Author: Policy Innovation Hub. Coping with Global Issues. to cover the expenses for implementation of the Comprehensive Plan of Action and thus to alleviate burdens on Hong Kong and the ASEAN countries which provide asylum seekers with shelter.

Furthermore, in accordance with the pledge made at the International Conference on the Indochinese Refugee Problem, Japan is. Under the Comprehensive Plan of Action (CPA), Southeast Asian countries agreed to provide temporary asylum. As others have noted, despite the CPA’s flaws “it undeniably achieved its goal of ending the Indochinese refugee crisis.

In a few years, the number of Vietnamese seeking asylum each year plummeted f to an astonishing 2 ‘The History of the Comprehensive Plan of Action’, Sten A Bronee, International Journal of Refugee Law, vol. 5, no. 4,p.

3 Suffer the little children, Australian Women’s Weekly, Wednesday, 16 April,pp. This should be accompanied by a robust global resettlement program for refugees—possibly resembling the Comprehensive Plan of Action for Indochinese Refugees between and —who are particularly vulnerable, such as single-mothers with children, the elderly, and those with particularly difficult medical conditions.

Some 2, refugees from Indochina followed over the next several years. The successful implementation of the international Comprehensive Plan of Action to rescue and resettle refugees in the aftermath of the Indochinese crisis led to a dropoff in maritime arrivals, but small numbers began showing up again in.

The number of Indochinese accepted under the RHSAP is expected to decrease markedly and to stop in the next few years with the recent decisions by the UNHCR to close the refugee camps in Southeast Asia and to repatriate the all remaining Indochinese asylum seekers to their home countries.The reason for their escape was evident and thus, as a group, they were recognized as refugees prima facie until further processing at first country asylum camps.

The Comprehensive Action Plan did not purely promote resettlement. It was an agreement between South East Asian states, including Vietnam, and Western states to comprehensively manage.A refugee, generally speaking, is a displaced person who has been forced to cross national boundaries and who cannot return home safely (for more detail see legal definition).Such a person may be called an asylum seeker until granted refugee status by the contracting state or the UNHCR if they formally make a claim for asylum.

The lead international agency coordinating refugee protection is Europe and North Asia: million.