A recording of the event can be found here https://www.innertemple.org.uk/education/education-resources/social-context-of-the-law-recordings/asylum-and-immigration-do-sovereign-island-nations-have-a-duty-to-provide-refuge/

Primary materials

The 1951 Convention Relating to the Status of Refugees and its 1967 Protocol <https://www.unhcr.org/uk/about-us/background/4ec262df9/1951-convention-relating-status-refugees-its-1967-protocol.html> accessed 8 June 2022Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment,
1984 <https://www.ohchr.org/en/instruments-mechanisms/instruments/convention-against-torture-and-other-cruel-inhuman-or-degrading> accessed 9 June 2022
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Immigration Rules <https://www.gov.uk/guidance/immigration-rules/immigration-rules-part-11-asylum> accessed 9 June 2022
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secondary materials

'Afghanistan: How Many People has the UK Resettled?' (BBC News, 6 May 2022) <https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-58245684> accessed 9 June 2022‘Australia Asylum: Why is it Controversial?’ (BBC News, 31 October 2017) <https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-28189608> accessed 8 June 2022Bakshi, G. K. 'Australia’s Pacific Solution for Asylum-Seekers Neglects Human Dignity' (LSE Social Policy Blog, 1 September 2020) <https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/socialpolicy/2020/09/01/australias-pacific-solution-for-asylum-seekers-neglects-human-dignity/> accessed 9 June 2022Beirens, H. & Davidoff-Gore, S. 'The UK-Rwanda Agreement Represents Another Blow to Territorial Asylum' (Migration Policy Institute, April 2022) <https://www.migrationpolicy.org/news/uk-rwanda-asylum-agreement> accessed 9 June 2022Blood, D. 'UK Takes in Fewer Ukrainians Per Capita Than Most of Europe' (The Guardian, 3 June 2022) <https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2022/jun/03/uk-takes-in-fewer-ukrainians-per-capita-than-most-of-europe> accessed 9 June 2022'The British Government's Response to Ukrainian Refugees is Sadly Typical: Just Ask an Afghan' (The Economist, 12 March 2022) <https://www.economist.com/leaders/the-british-governments-response-to-ukrainian-refugees-is-sadly-typical/21808100> accessed 9 June 2022 [Paywall]Butchard, P. ’Is Turning Back Migrants at Sea Compatible with International Law?’ (House of Commons Library, 13 September 2021) <https://commonslibrary.parliament.uk/is-turning-back-migrants-at-sea-compatible-with-international-law/> accessed 8 June 2022Caato, B. M. '"I’ll Take My Life": UK Refugees being Deported to Rwanda Despair' (Al Jazeera, 8 June 2022) <https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2022/6/8/uk-rwanda-deportation-refugees> accessed 9 June 2022Canto, D. 'Extraterritorial Non-Refoulement: Intersections Between Human Rights and Refugee Law' In: Contemporary Challenges in Securing Human Rights (Institute of Commonwealth Studies, 2015) <https://sas-space.sas.ac.uk/6215/> accessed 9 June 2022 [Open Access]Chan, T. F. 'NO ENTRY: How Japan's Shockingly Low Refugee Intake is Shaped by the Paradox of Isolation, a Demographic Time Bomb, and the Fear of North Korea' (Business Insider, 12 April 2018) <https://www.businessinsider.com/why-japan-accepts-so-few-refugees-2018-4?r=US&IR=T> accessed 9 June 2022Everett, T. 'Humanitarian Protection vs Refugee Status - What’s The Difference?' (Richmond Chambers, 13 May 2022) <https://immigrationbarrister.co.uk/humanitarian-protection-vs-refugee-status-whats-the-difference/> accessed 8 June 2022'Factsheet: Operation Sovereign Borders' (Bridge: A Georgetown University Initiative, 19 November 2019) <https://bridge.georgetown.edu/research/factsheet-operation-sovereign-borders/> accessed 9 June 2022Gibney, M. et. al. (ed.) The Routledge Handbook on Extraterritorial Human Rights Obligations (Routledge, 2021) <https://doi.org/10.4324/9781003090014> accessed 9 June 2022 [Open Access]Grieve, D. ‘Britain Must Not Ignore its Obligation to Vulnerable Refugees’ (Financial Times, 5 March 2022) <https://www.ft.com/content/813e7021-a448-49c7-b2f6-3bb59733a1f1> accessed 9 June 2022 [Paywall]Grundler, M. & Guild, E. 'The UK-Rwanda Deal and Its Incompatibility with International Law' (EU Immigration and Asylum Law and Policy, 25 April 2022) <https://eumigrationlawblog.eu/the-uk-rwanda-deal-and-its-incompatibility-with-international-law/> accessed 9 June 2022Handbook on Procedures and Criteria for Determining Refugee Status and Guidelines on International Protection (UNHCR, April 2019) <https://www.refworld.org/docid/5cb474b27.html> accessed 9 June 2022Hathaway, J. C. The Rights of Refugees Under International Law, 2nd ed. (Cambridge University Press, 2021) [Held at the Inner Temple Library]'How Do the UK's Schemes for Ukrainian Refugees Work?' (BBC News, 8 April 2022) <https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/60555166> accessed 9 June 2022King, H. 'The Extraterritorial Human Rights Obligations of States' (Human Rights Law Review, Vol. 9, Issue 4) <https://doi.org/10.1093/hrlr/ngp028> accessed 9 June 2022 [Paywall]Lee, D. 'Rwanda Asylum Plan: Court Allows First Flight to Go Ahead' (BBC News, 13 June 2022) <https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-61789982> accessed 13 June 2022Lock, L. ‘The Refugee Convention: Who Are Refugees and Asylum Seekers?’ (Free Movement, 5 June 2020) <https://freemovement.org.uk/refugee-convention/> accessed 8 June 2022Lupton, V. 'Lessons for the Ukrainian Refugee Crisis from Syria' (Financial Times, 23 May 2022) <https://www.ft.com/content/b29ab262-f48c-4ea7-9a6e-b5f20c128b79> accessed 10 June [Paywall]MacDonald, I. A. Immigration Law and Practice in the United Kingdom, 10th ed. (LexisNexis, 2021) [Held at the Inner Temple Library]Mustafa, S. 'Nothing About Us Without Us: Why Refugee Inclusion is Long Overdue' (The New Humanitarian, 20 June 2018) <https://deeply.thenewhumanitarian.org/refugees/community/2018/06/20/how-the-media-can-better-listen-to-refugees> accessed 8 June 2022'Nationality and Border Bill: Cruel Legislation Becomes Law' (Refugee Council, 28 April 2022) <https://www.refugeecouncil.org.uk/latest/news/nationality-and-border-bill-cruel-legislation-becomes-law/> accessed 8 June 2022Rausis, F. & Kreibick, K. 'Externalising Refugee Protection: Less A Vision Than A Mirage' (The Loop, [n.d.]) <https://theloop.ecpr.eu/externalising-refugee-protection-less-a-vision-than-a-mirage/> accessed 9 June 2022Shwayder, A. 'False Paradise: Caribbean Island-Nations Must Respect Venezuelans’ Rights' (New Humanitarian, 10 January 2019) <https://deeply.thenewhumanitarian.org/refugees/community/2019/01/10/false-paradise-caribbean-island-nations-must-respect-venezuelans-rights> accessed 9 June 2022'Standing Up for the World's Refugees from Afghanistan to Ukraine, with Rory Stewart' (New Statesman World Review Podcast, 1 March 2022) <https://www.newstatesman.com/podcasts/world-review-podcast/2022/03/standing-up-for-the-worlds-refugees-from-afghanistan-to-ukraine-with-rory-stewart> accessed 10 June 2022Syal, R. 'Rwanda Plan Challenged Over Alleged Failure to Identify Risks for LGBTQ+ Refugees' (The Guardian, 24 May 2022) <https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2022/may/24/rwanda-plan-challenged-alleged-failure-identify-risks-lgbtq-refugees> accessed 8 June 2022Tan, N. F. 'Externalisation of Asylum in Europe: Unpacking the UK-Rwanda Asylum Partnership Agreement' (EIN Blog, 31 May 2022) <https://www.ein.org.uk/blog/externalisation-asylum-europe-unpacking-uk-rwanda-asylum-partnership-agreement> accessed 10 June 2022Tan, N. F. 'Offshore Asylum Processing: The Future of Asylum in the UK or Dead Letter?' (Refugee Law Initiative, 6 April 2022) <https://rli.blogs.sas.ac.uk/2022/04/06/offshore-asylum-processing-the-future-of-asylum-in-the-uk-or-dead-letter/> accessed 10 June 2022Taylor, D. 'Home Office Offers Asylum Seekers Choice Between War Zones They Fled and Rwanda' (The Guardian, 6 June 2022) <https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2022/jun/06/home-office-offers-asylum-seekers-choice-between-war-zones-they-fled-and-rwanda> accessed 10 June 2022Taylor, D. & Syal, R. 'UK Deportation Flight to Rwanda Can Go Ahead, High Court Judge Rules' (The Guardian, 10 June 2022) <https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2022/jun/10/uk-deportation-flight-rwanda-can-go-ahead-high-court-judge-rules?CMP=Share_iOSApp_Other> accessed 10 June 2022'The UK's Syria Resettlement Programme: Looking Back, and Ahead' (UNHCR, 23 March 2021) <https://www.unhcr.org/uk/news/latest/2021/3/6059f1fd4/the-uks-syria-resettlement-progamme-looking-back-and-ahead.html> accessed 9 June 2022Walsh, P. W. & Sumption, M. 'Migration and the Ukraine Crisis' (The Migration Observatory, 14 March 2022) <https://migrationobservatory.ox.ac.uk/resources/briefings/migration-and-the-ukraine-crisis/> accessed 9 June 2022

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