Convention Plus

High Commissioner's Forum

The High Commissioner's Forum is made up of UNHCR's stakeholders, including ExCom members, Standing Committee observers and NGOs. Established in 2003, it meets twice a year to consider progress on the Convention Plus initiative.

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Irregular Secondary Movements

A Core Group of States and other partners is examining means to clarify the responsibilities of States in the event of refugees and asylum-seekers moving in an irregular manner from an initial country of refuge to another country.

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Global Consultations

The international community reaffirms its commitment to the 1951 Refugee Convention.