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Recommended Principles and Guidelines on Human Rights at International Borders

Knowledge Platform

The OHCHR’s recommended principles and guidelines provides normative guidance on how to translate the international human rights framework into concrete measures that uphold the rights of migrants at international borders. They are intended to inform the work of States, international agencies and other stakeholders with an interest in human rights-based border governance. 


*References to Kosovo shall be understood to be in the context of United Nations Security Council resolution 1244 (1999).