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Extortion: A key trigger of internal displacement and forced migration in the North of Central America and Mexico - RedLac

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نوع الوثيقة: Reports and Policy Papers
نوع الوثيقة: English
تاريخ النشر: 10 June 2020 (1 year ago)
تاريخ الانشاء: 10 June 2020 (1 year ago)
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Extortion: A key trigger of internal displacement and forced migration in the North of Central America and Mexico - RedLac

نوع الوثيقة: Reports and Policy Papers
اللغة: English
This snapshot explores the links between extortion, internal displacement and forced migration in the North of Central America (NCA) and the migration route in Mexico. Although the definition varies across different national legislations, we understand extortion as being the use of intimidation, violence or threats to force someone to do something or to obtain someone’s property¹. This type of aggression one of the main drivers of displacement in the region, but it is also one of the main crimes that people are subjected to during displacement, as well as after deportation back to their countries of origin. As such, extortion transcends international borders as one of the main human rights violations committed against displaced people and migrants.

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Population Group

الدولة Group
Unknown Guatemala - Refugees, Honduras - Refugees, El Salvador - Refugees, Honduras - IDPs, Mexico - Refugees
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