“Everyone has the right to a nationality”

A community-based practitioner’s guide: Documenting citizenship and other forms of legal identity

Published: July 2018

Written by Open Society and Namati this guide is based on the experiences of dozens of existing projects, and drawing on lessons from across the globe, this guide provides step-by-step instructions on establishing community-based programs and helping people obtain legal identity documents. An essential tool for practitioners, it uses case studies, infographics, and copies of actual forms to guide the reader through the process of documenting citizenship and other forms of legal identity.