13 March 2017

Thematic Focus: Statelessness

Event reminder:

Conference: Protecting Stateless Persons from Arbitrary Detention, Budapest, 4-5 May 2017 [info]
- Registration deadline is 15 March 2017.


Background Note on Gender Equality, Nationality Laws and Statelessness 2017 (UNHCR, March 2017) [text]

Child Refugees without Nationality: A Short Overview of Statelessness Policy and Practice in Spain (ENS Blog, Feb. 2017) [text]

CRC Convention on the Rights of the Child, Quick Reference Guide: Statelessness and Human Rights Treaties (UNHCR & Unicef, Jan. 2017) [text]

"Ending Statelessness through Belonging: A Transformative Agenda?," Ethics & International Affairs, vol. 30, no. 4 (Jan. 2016) [free full-text]

Handbook on Statelessness in the OSCE Area: International Standards and Good Practices (OSCE & UNHCR, Feb. 2017) [text]

ICCPR International Covenant on Civil And Political Rights, Quick Reference Guide: Statelessness and Human Rights Treaties (UNHCR, Oct. 2016) [text]

"Living in Limbo: Latvia's 'Non-citizen' Policy Leaves Thousands Feeling Stateless," Vice News, 15 Feb. 2017 [text]

Mapping Statelessness in Austria (UNHCR, Jan. 2017) [text]

Stateless Persons’ Entitlement to Citizenship and Denmark’s Call for Dilution of State Obligations (ENS Blog, March 2017) [text]

"Statelessness Determination: The Swiss Experience," Forced Migration Review, no. 54 (Feb. 2017) [open access]

The Sustainable Development Goals and Addressing Statelessness (UNHCR, March 2017) [text]

"There is an Unlikely Legal Loophole That Lets Stateless Undocumented Immigrants Stay in the US," Quartz, 22 Feb. 2017 [text]

Using the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child to Help Protect Children from Statelessness in Serbia (ENS Blog, Feb. 2017) [text]

Will Nepal Give Equal Citizenship Rights to Women? (openDemocracy, March 2017) [text]

New network:

Statelessness Network Asia Pacific [access]
- "Our goal is to promote collaboration and information sharing on statelessness in Asia & the Pacific." See also related ENS blog post.

Related post:
- Thematic Focus: Statelessness (3 Feb. 2017)

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