Workshop about the "asylum in Jordan"

The Centre conducted in collaboration with the Office of the High Commissioner for Refugees workshop a about asylum in Jordan for academics and researchers, on 23/11/2010 in the hall of the National Center for Human Rights, the participants were from Jordanian universities , media, lawyers. The workshop discussed the international conventions which include the rights of refugee and the importance and justification for the 1951 Convention for asylum . the participants agreed at the end of the workshop on a set of recommendations to enhance the rights of refugees, including that there will be wider meetings and dialogues to discuss the status of a national law of asylum and focus on the theme of asylum in the study plans of universities and the importance of raise awareness of refugee issues.