According to the 1951 Geneva Convention relating to the Status of Refugees, a refugee is… [a person who]… owing to well-founded fear of being persecuted for reasons of race, religion, nationality, membership of a particular social group or political opinion, is outside the country of his nationality and is unable or, owing to such fear, is unwilling to avail himself of the protection of that country; or who, not having a nationality and being outside the country of his former habitual residence as a result of such events, is unable or, owing to such fear, is unwilling to return to it.

 

Contact Us:

Tel: +962 6 5627887
Fax: +962 6 5627889
Email: info@refugeecentre.org

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 1787 ,
Postal Code 11941, Amman-Jordan

Visiting Address: Amman ,Jabal Al-Hussein, Ma'mounieh roundabout, Khadr Obeid Street, House number 28.

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