Clearinghouse Resource

Title

Bhutanese Resettlement to the United States

Authors/Editors

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

Publisher(s)

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

2008, 2 pages

Description of Resource

This UNHCR document provides a concise, comprehensive background on the Bhutanese refugee crisis, followed by an outline of the role UNHCR plays in resettling Bhutanese refugees to countries like the United States, Canada and Australia. Additionally, this fact sheet describes UNHCR's definition of "resettlement", including statistics on refugee resettlement to the United States.

Languages

English

Availability

http://www.brycs.org/documents/upload/BhutaneseUNHCRfactsheet2008.pdf