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The Convention on the Rights of the Child at 30: Action still needed to fulfil every child’s right to a nationality in Europe

On World Children’s Day, politicians, civil society representatives, children and others gathered at the European Parliament for a high-level…
/ Khadija Badri, Advocacy and Engagement Officer at the European Network on Statelessness
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Even where countries in Europe recognise marriage equality, children born to same-sex families remain at risk of statelessness

Every year the ILGA-Europe Rainbow Map shows that the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, intersex and queer people (LGBTIQ*) are still not…
/ Björn Sieverding, Network of European LGBTIQ* Families Associations (NELFA), Vice President
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Rising to the challenge: promoting the voices of stateless people in Europe

The absence of stateless voices is not due to a lack of individuals’ willingness to speak out and be involved in the debates and decision-making…
/ Khadija Badri, Advocacy and Engagement Officer at the European Network on Statelessness
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Joint Submission to the Human Rights Council at the 36th Session of the Universal Periodic Review - Bulgaria

This submission to the 36th Universal Periodic Review (UPR) in relation to statelessness in Bulgaria was submitted by the Institute on Statelessness…
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Joint Submission to the Human Rights Council at the 36th Session of the Universal Periodic Review - Croatia

This submission to the 36th Universal Periodic Review (UPR) in relation to statelessness in Croatia was submitted by the Institute on Statelessness…
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Stateless Syrians in Europe: Navigating the “Knowledge Gap”

Over the last two years, I have participated in the European Network on Statelessness (ENS) and the Institute on Statelessness and Inclusion (ISI)’s…
/ Thomas McGee is a PhD researcher at the Peter McMullin Centre on Statelessness, University of Melbourne
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Joint Submission on the right of every child to acquire a nationality under Article 7 UNCRC - Hungary

This joint submission by the Institute on Statelessness and Inclusion, Hungarian Helsinki Committee and the European Network on Statelessness…
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Joint Submission to the Human Rights Council at the 35th Session of the Universal Periodic Review - Turkey

This submission to the 35th Universal Periodic Review (UPR) in relation to statelessness in Turkey was submitted by the Institute on Statelessness…
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Joint Submission to the Human Rights Council at the 35th Session of the Universal Periodic Review - Spain

This submission to the 35th Universal Periodic Review (UPR) in relation to statelessness in Spain was submitted by Fundacion Cepaim, the Institute…
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Join the feminist revolution in work to address statelessness

When black feminist theory was referenced on the podium at the closing plenary of the World Conference on Statelessness in the Hague last month, a…
/ Nina Murray, ENS Head of Policy and Research
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Mr Bilali and the uncertain country of origin – statelessness and subsidiary protection in the CJEU case of Bilali C-720/17

What does the case of Bilali in the Court of Justice of the European Union tell us about the responsibility of states to deal appropriately and…
/ Jo Venkov, Lawyer and writer on statelessness, identity, citizenship and belonging
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A visit to Lebanon

Initially, I was hesitant when invited to jointly lead a session last week at the American University of Beirut (AUB) on building a network on…
/ Allan Leas, Chair of the ENS Board of Trustees