Joint Submission to the Human Rights Council at the 40th Session of the Universal Periodic Review regarding Moldova
The Law Center of Advocates (CDA), the European Network on Statelessness (ENS) and the Institute on Statelessness and Inclusion (ISI) made a joint submission to the Universal Periodic Review on the right to a nationality and human rights challenges pertaining to statelessness in Moldova. The submission focused on:
- Children’s right to a nationality;
- Facilitated naturalisation;
- Liberty and security of the person and arbitrary detention.
The submission urge reviewing States to make recommendations to Moldova to prevent childhood statelessness, facilitate the naturalisation of stateless persons, improve the recording of statelessness and prevent the arbitrary detention of undocumented stateless people.