Pan-Africa

Central Africa

Tchad : Compte rendu de la restitution sur l’apatridie

Published: 15/Mar/2017
Source: UNHCR Chad

« L’apatridie et droit à une nationalité », était le thème de la restitution de la formation sur l’apatridie organisée ce mercredi 15 mars 2017 par le Ministère de l’Administration du Territoire et de la Gouvernance Locale en collaboration avec…

East Africa

NRC: Confronting statelessness with statistics

Published: 27/Mar/2017
Source: Norwegian Refugee Council

People who have no official nationality are often denied their most basic rights. Understanding the scale, causes and consequences of statelessness is vital to addressing the issue. “They are invisible and cannot live a dignified life,” Sadiq Kwesi Boateng says…

North Africa

Southern Africa

Zimbabwe: ‘ID voting system will not work’

Published: 26/Mar/2017
Source: Daily News (Zimbabwe)

By Maxwell Sibanda HARARE – Proposition that persons should be allowed to vote anywhere in the country upon production of their national identity documentation cards (IDs) for the 2018 general election is a recipe for electoral chaos, analysts have said.…

West Africa

NRC: Confronting statelessness with statistics

Published: 27/Mar/2017
Source: Norwegian Refugee Council

People who have no official nationality are often denied their most basic rights. Understanding the scale, causes and consequences of statelessness is vital to addressing the issue. “They are invisible and cannot live a dignified life,” Sadiq Kwesi Boateng says…