Reports (Gov’ts/NGOs/IGOs)

State Governments:

U.S. Department of State

·        Country Reports on Human Rights Practices;

·        Report to Congress on International Religious Freedom;

·        Trafficking in Persons Report;

·        United States Universal Periodic Review;

·        U.S. Treaty Reports;

·        Advancing Freedom and Democracy Report

U.S. Department of Justice

·        EOIR Virtual Law Library Country Conditions Research Portal

Canada. Immigration and Refugee Board. 

·        National Documentation Packages

·        Responses to Requests for Information (Responses to Information Requests (RIR) respond to focused Requests for Information that are submitted to the Research Directorate in the course of the refugee protection determination process. The database contains a seven-year archive of English and French RIRs.)


United Nations

·        UNHCR RefWorld

·        ReliefWeb

Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights – Country Monitoring reports

EU Asylum Information Database (AIDA)

·        The  database contains information on asylum procedures, reception conditions and detention across 20 countries. This includes 17 European Union (EU) Member States (Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Germany, Spain, France, Greece, Croatia, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Sweden, United Kingdom) and 3 non-EU countries (Switzerland, Serbia, Turkey).

OECD iLibrary

·        OECD iLibrary is the online library of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) featuring its books, papers and statistics and is the gateway to OECD’s analysis and data.

World Bank Portal

·        Documents and Reports 


Human Rights Watch

Amnesty International

Freedom House

HuriSearch (Human Rights documents aggregate search engine)

Brookings Institution LSE Project on Internal displacement

Forced Migration Online Digital Library 

IOM Global Migration Data Analysis Centre: global hub for data and statistics on migration


Library of Congress

TRAC/Immigration (Syracuse U.)

Subscription Resources:

·        Public Affairs Information Service International (PAIS International)

·        Columbia International Affairs Online (CIAO)