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HRW: Ad Hoc and Inadequate–Thailand’s Treatment of Refugees and Asylum Seekers

“Thailand has hosted millions of refugees over the course of more than three decades, yet its refugee policies remain fragmented, unpredictable, inadequate, and ad hoc, leaving refugees unnecessarily vulnerable to arbitrary and abusive treatment. All refugee groups in Thailand strive for survival in a country without a refugee policy grounded in law, where asylum seekers face differing standards and procedures depending on their nationality and abuses by Thai officials go unpunished. Ad Hoc and Inadequate focuses on the plight of Burmese refugees, the largest current refugee group in...

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