16 October 2012

Focus: Statelessness


Denationalisation and the Politics of Citizenship in Zimbabwe (ENS Blog, Oct. 2012) [text]

Finally an Important Step towards the Solution for the Legally Invisible and Persons at Risk of Statelessness in Serbia (ENS Blog, Oct. 2012) [text]

Recommendations Relevant to Statelessness Made during the First Cycle of the Universal Periodic Review (2008-2011) (UNHCR, Sept. 2012) [text]

Stateless in Burma: Rohingya Word Wars (openDemocracy, Oct. 2012) [text]

Stateless in the United States: Current Reality and a Future Prediction (SSRN, Sept. 2012) [text]

"Statelessness in Japan: Management and Challenges," Journal of Population and Social Studies, vol. 21, no. 1 (July 2012) [full-text]

State action:

Latest accessions:  As this news story reports, "Ecuador became a party to the 1961 Convention on the Reduction of Statelessness, Honduras to the 1954 Convention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons, and Portugal became party to both conventions."

Pledges: Maps showing accessions to the statelessness conventions and pledges for various actions relating to statelessness have been updated.  Scroll to the bottom of the State Action page to view them.

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