Justice for Stability: Addressing the Impact of Mass Displacement on Lebanon’s Justice System

Publisher(s): 
International Alert
Publishing Year: 
2017
Author(s): 
Ilina Slavova
Dossier: 
Migration, Mobility and Circulation
Theme: 
Refugees, Human Rights & Protection
Resource Type: 
Policy Brief

This policy brief outlines options for strengthening rule of law in Lebanon to improve access to justice for both Lebanese citizens and Syrian refugees. It discusses stopgap measures for the temporary stay of Syrian refugees in the country and highlights opportunities for long-term reform of the justice system. The brief provides recommendations to key actors on actions to reduce the unsustainable pressure on the Lebanese justice system and to ensure protection of the displaced population.

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Keywords: 
Justice, refugees, Lebanese, Citizens, Lebanon
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