Refugee Claims Based on Sexual Orientation and Sexual Identity: An Annotated Bibliography

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This annotated bibliography is relevant to practitioners looking for resources on legal precedent and information on SOGI-related refugee claims.

This annotated bibliography provides two categories of research:

  1. Resources on LGBTI asylum seekers and refugees and the refugee determination process
  2. Reports and resources from international, inter-governmental and non-governmental organisations on LGBTI asylum seekers and refugees

The document provides citations and a descriptive paragraph on the content matter of each resource. The document also provides a geographical classification of each source with a focus on specific countries and regions.

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"Research sources are first organized topically according to the definition of a Convention refugee under the 1951 United Nations Convention relating to the Status of Refugees."

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This annotated bibliography provides two categories of research:

  1. Resources on LGBTI asylum seekers and refugees and the refugee determination process
  2. Reports and resources from international, inter-governmental and non-governmental organisations on LGBTI asylum seekers and refugees

The document provides citations and a descriptive paragraph on the content matter of each resource. The document also provides a geographical classification of each source with a focus on specific countries and regions.