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This policy brief examines the role that development assistance can play in enhancing refugee protection and overcoming protracted refugee situations. It argues that an integrated development approach, supporting both refugees and local host communities, can be a 'win-win' solution for both Northern donors and Southern hosts, while simultaneously benefiting refugees.

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Refugee Studies Centre

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