19 September 2011

Statelessness Resources


Citizenship and the New Constitution in Nepal (Statelessness Blog, Sept. 2011) [text]

"The Enduring Problem of Statelessness in the Horn of Africa: How Nation-States and Western Courts (Re)Define Nationality," International Journal of Refugee Law, Advance Access, 14 Sept. 2011 [abstract]

"Introductory Note to the Brasilia Declaration on the Protection of Refugees and Stateless Persons in the Americas," International Legal Materials, vol. 50, no. 3 (2011) [text via SSRN]

Lampedusa and Beyond: Recognition, Implementation and Justiciability of Stateless Persons' Rights under International Law, IGLP Working Paper, no. 5 (Institute for Global Law and Policy, 2011) [text]


Stateless: Born Without a Nation [access]
- Video on stateless children in Thailand.

Stateless Children: Denied the Right to Have Rights [access]
- Photos of stateless children in Bangladesh, the Dominican Republic, Malaysia, Mauritania, and Nepal.

Upcoming event:

Voiceless, Faceless, Stateless, Tilburg, 3 November 2011 [info]
- Symposium objective is to provide an overview of the problem of statelessness.

Twitter feeds:

And for keeping up with other new resources relating to statelessness, check out or follow the Twitter feeds from the Statelessness Programme at Tilburg Law School and the programme coordinator at the Open Society Justice Initiative.

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