UNHCR and other partners serving refugees are asked to stop providing direct services to asylum seekers and refugees in urban areas and transfer the same services to the refugee camps. The security officers will start by rounding the refugees and transporting them to Thika Municipal Stadium which will act as the holding ground as arrangement for moving them to the Camps are finalised.
We do not intend to hold any of the refugees for more than two days at the stadium.
In that connection, the Committee has held that an alien who entered the State illegally, but whose status has been regularized, must be considered to be lawfully within a State, any restrictions on his or her rights guaranteed by article 12, paragraphs 1 and 2, as well as any treatment different from that accorded to nationals, have to be justified under the rules provided for by article 12, paragraph 3 …..24.
Issues -fundamental rights and freedoms-freedom of movement and right to human dignity-whether the government directive to relocate refugees living in urban areas to refugee camps was a threat to petitioners’ fundamental rights and freedoms-whether the directive was justifiable under article 24 of the Constitution-Constitution of Kenya,2010,article 19(3),21(3),39(3) –application of international law - protection of refugees – international obligation of the Kenyan government with respect to protection of refugees –whether refugees qualify as vulnerable persons under the Constitution of Kenya-Constitution of Kenya,2010,article 21(3) Constitution of Kenya,2010 Article 19(3) - In applying a provision of the Bill of Rights, a court shall— (b)-adopt the interpretation that most favours the enforcement of a right or fundamental freedom.
Article 21(3)-All State organs and all public officers have the duty to addressthe needs of vulnerable groups within society, including women, older members of society, persons with disabilities, children, youth, members of minority or marginalised communities, and members of particular ethnic, religious or cultural communities.
The metadata has been prepared by Kenya Law as a guide in understanding the subject of the judicial opinion.
Kenya Law makes no warranties as to the comprehensiveness or accuracy of the information The Government of Kenya has decided to stop reception, registration and close down all registration centres in urban areas with immediate effect.
(2) A person shall be a prima facie refugee for purposes of this Act if such person owing to external aggression, occupation, foreign domination or events seriously disturbing public order in any part or whole of this country of origin or nationality is compelled to leave his place of habitual residence in order to seek refuge in another place outside his country of origin or nationality.(a) has committed a crime against peace, a war crime or a crime against humanity, as defined in any international legal instrument to which Kenya is a party and which has been drawn up to make provisions in respect of such crimes;(d) having more than one nationality, had not availed himself of the protection of one of the countries of which the person is a national and has no valid reason, based on well-founded fear of persecution.1.
No Contracting State shall expel or return (“refouler”) a refugee in any manner whatsoever to the frontiers of territories where his life or freedom would be threatened on account of his race, religion, nationality, membership of a particular social group or political opinion.2.
If you believe that an individual should be required to register it is always best contact your local county sheriff's office or the NMDPS SOR unit.
New Mexico does not have residential restrictions, however, an offender on probation or parole may have Special Conditions that restrict him or her from living near these areas.
Following a series of grenade attacks in urban areas where many people were killed and many more injured, the government has decided to stop registration of asylum seekers in urban areas with immediate effect.