New MOOC on Asylum and Refugee Law


Coming in February 2021 on EdX: new MOOC on Asylum and Refugee Law.

We would like to inform you of the release of the MOOC on Asylum and Refugee Law on 2 February 2021, which may be of interest to you.

Aimed at practitioners, field workers, teachers, students and researchers, its objective is to help learners understand and apply the complex notions of asylum, the principle of non-refoulement, and who should be recognized and protected as a refugee. It is coordinated by UCLouvain professors Jean-Yves Carlier and Sylvie Sarolea.

The course contains videos, bibliographical resources, interactive content and numerous exercises in order to master the subject in a progressive and diversified way.

Registration is now open via:

The course is free, unless learners wish to obtain a certificate.

The course is also available in French. The second edition of this course will launch on 9 February 2021:



Published on March 24, 2020