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With the increase of long-lasting intrastate conflicts, the extent and nature of forced migration have changed. Today, 'internally displaced people' by far outnumber refugees. According to conservative estimates, there are altogether 20–25 million internal refugees as against 12 million refugees (Hampton 1998: xv; UNHCR 2001). The 1951 UN convention does not protect internal refugees, but all agencies providing humanitarian aid in crisis situations are confronted with people who are uprooted within their own countries. More often than not these people belong to minority groups. The question of how to provide help to internal refugees in situations where sovereign governments fail to do so urgently needs attention. Introduction With the increase of long-lasting intrastate conflicts, the extent and nature of forced migration have changed. Today, 'internally displaced people' by far outnumber refugees. According to conservative estimates, there are altogeth
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