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ECA’s Chinganya praises Sierra Leone for its commitment to CRVS and ID issues

Published: 9/Aug/2019
Source: UNECA

Freetown, Sierra Leone, August 09, 2019 (ECA) – The Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) is committed to supporting the mobilization of resources required to support the implementation of Sierra Leone’s strategic plan which aims to strengthen the country’s Civil Registration…

Central Africa

Lutte contre l’apatridie au Tchad

Published: 16/Aug/2019
Source: VOA

Le ministère tchadien de la Justice et des Droits humains et les Nations unies ont tenu ce jeudi 15 août 2019 une rencontre avec la société civile. L’objectif est de trouver une solution à la question de l’apatridie — c’est-à-dire…

East Africa

North Africa

Southern Africa

South Africa: Mother challenges home affairs

Published: 16/Aug/2019
Source: Mail & Guardian (South Africa)

By Tania Broughton Chantel* was only 15 years old when she hopped the Eswatini-South African border in early 2007. She says she lived her whole life in an orphanage in Manzini, never knew her biological parents and never saw her…

West Africa