Publisher description for The state of the world's refugees, 2000 : fifty years of humanitarian action.

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The year 2000 edition of The State of the World's Refugees analyzes the international community's efforts to protect and assist refugees in the last fifty years. It provides a comprehensive account of the ways in which approaches to the problem of forced human displacement have changed over time. It contains a wealth of statistical tables, graphs, and maps, and is an invaluable resource for both academic researchers and the general public.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Refugees -- International cooperation -- History -- 20th century.
Humanitarian assistance -- History -- 20th century.
Refugees -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- History -- 20th century.
Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees -- History -- 20th century.