COVID-19 AND THE PRINCIPLE OF NON-REFOULMENT

ABSTRACT:

This brief focuses on the steps that governments can take to address Coronavirus’s consequences (COVID-19) in situations of forced displacement in developing countries to ensure that no one is left behind. The brief examines the exposure of forcibly displaced persons to health risks and the pandemic’s socio-economic consequences, particularly in fragile contexts. It further highlights vital protection safeguards to be integrated to improve health systems and the resilience of societies. This article will be focusing on the principle of non-refoulement with the covid-19 context. The covid-19 pandemic has affected the globe nationally as well as internationally. Everyone has suffered a loss in one or the other way.
Authored by Shefali Sangwan , Symbiosis Law School , Pune