07 August 2012

Statelessness News


Access to Protection: Promising Newcomers? (European Network on Statelessness Blog, Aug. 2012) [text]

The Cost of Statelessness: A Livelihoods Analysis (Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration, May 2012) [info]
- A copy of the report may be requested from the U.S. State Department.

A Global Campaign to End Statelessness - The Time Has Come (European Network on Statelessness Blog, July 2012) [text]

Tilburg Hosts Successful Pilot of Statelessness Course (Statelessness Programme Blog, July 2012) [text]
- Brief report on first Statelessness Summer School held 23-27 July 2012.

Two Cases Show a World Divided on Nationality Rights (Refugees International, July 2012) [text]

Some of the coverage of stateless Olympic athletes:

As Olympics Begin, a Reason to Celebrate (Refugees International Blog, July 2012) [text]

Doing It for Themselves: Being an Independent Olympic Athlete (The Conversation, Aug. 2012) [text]

Go Guor! Stateless Marathoner to Compete in Olympics ((non)Citizens of the World, Aug. 2012) [text]

Is the Playing Field Level for Stateless Olympiads? (Future Challenges, Aug. 2012) [text]

Olympic Citizenship (Oecumene, Aug. 2012) [text]

There Are Olympians Without Countries—And Millions of Regular People, Too (Colorlines, Aug. 2012) [text]

Upcoming events:

The Rights of Indigenous Peoples and Stateless Persons, Webster University [info]
- Series of events will be held to commemorate the 2012-2013 Year of International Human Rights.

Tagged Publications and Events & Opportunities.  

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