Asylum applications and refugees in Lesotho49 asylum applications by refugees were received in 2021 in Lesotho — according to UNHCR. The countries of origin were exclusively the Congo (Dem. Republic) and Eritrea. A total of 18 decisions have been made on initial applications. Around 100% of them were answered positively. 0 percent of asylum applications have been rejected in the first instance. The most successful have been the applications of refugees from the Congo and from Eritrea.
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Asylum applications from foreign refugees in LesothoThe total number of initial and continuing applications refers to the year 2021. Please note that the number of decisions (acceptances or rejections) does not have to add up with the number of applications because there may still have been open cases from previous years. Also, they don't have to be closed within the same calendar year. In addition, asylum procedures can also be closed, if the applicant disappeared or withdrew the application.
|Congo (Dem. Republic)||27||13||0||100.0 %|
Asylum applications of refugees from Lesotho