Georgia Country Index Blog

Unravelling Statelessness: Georgia's Addition to the Statelessness Index

In January 2024, Georgia’s country profile was integrated into ENS’ Statelessness Index, evaluating the country’s adherence to international norms…
/ Saba Chitidze, Policy and Advocacy Officer at Rights Georgia, and Salome Jokhadze, Project Coordinator at Rights Georgia.
Istanbul Skyline Blog

Making Landmark Strides: TĂĽrkiye's Addition to the Statelessness Index

Last month, Refugee Rights Turkey (RRT) and ENS launched a new country profile for Türkiye on the Statelessness Index. This new country profile…
/ Melis GebeĹź, Programme Manager, Capacity Building & Advocacy Unit, Refugee Rights Turkey (RTT)
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WEBINAR: 2024 State of Play Assessment on Statelessness in Europe

In conversation with experts working in different countries, we presented our annual state of play assessment of key trends on statelessness in…
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Are we on the right track to address statelessness in Europe?

This time last year, I was reflecting on how governments across Europe are failing to take sufficient action to break the cycle of statelessness in…
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WEBINAR: 2024 State of Play Assessment on Statelessness in Europe

On the 21st of March 2024, we held our annual webinar on statelessness in Europe, where we launched new StatelessnessINDEX country profiles for…
21 March 2024 11:00 - 12:00 CET
Dutch flag Blog

New statelessness legislation in the Netherlands: worth the wait?

On the 6th of June 2023, Dutch Parliament finally passed a legislation package on statelessness that has been in the making since 2014. It introduces…
/ Caia Vlieks, Utrecht University and Katja Swider, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
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Submission to the UN Special Rapporteur on violence against women and girls

This submission to inform the Special Rapporteur’s upcoming Thematic report on the nexus between violence against women and girls, discrimination in…
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European flags Editorial

#StatelessnessINDEX shows opportunities to protect stateless people in Europe, but we must act now

This week we launched an update of our Statelessness Index, a comparative tool to assess how 30 European countries protect stateless people and the…
/ PatrĂ­cia Cabral, Legal Policy Coordinator, ENS
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WEBINAR: 2023 State of Play Assessment on Statelessness in Europe

The webinar presents key new trends and data emerging from 30 countries included in our Statelessness Index, including updates from the last two…
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WEBINAR: 2023 State of Play Assessment on Statelessness in Europe

The online launch of our annual StatelessnessINDEX state of play assessment was an opportunity to hear about key trends from several experts working…
23 March 2023 11:00 - 12:00 CET
Council of Europe Editorial

Bridging the gap – can a Council of Europe initiative and intergovernmental conference next week deliver improved protection for stateless people?

I have lost count of the number of determined but wistful expressions I have seen on the faces of stateless people desperately seeking to end their…
/ Chris Nash, Director of the European Network on Statelessness
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WEBINAR: Is Europe falling behind on statelessness determination and protection?

On 14 September the European Network on Statelessness hosted a webinar to mark the publication of a new Statelessness Index briefing on statelessness…
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