Communique of the 47th Ordinary Session of the ECOWAS Heads of State

Published: 19/May/2015
Source: ECOWAS

Paragraph 25 states:

Furthermore, the Summit expresses its support for the global campaign on the eradication of statelessness and approves the Abidjan Declaration adopted on 25th February 2015 in that respect. The Summit calls on Member States to decisively join this campaign, in particular through the review of the relevant normative frameworks, adherence to, and compliance with, international conventions adopted to prevent and reduce statelessness.

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Themes: Acquisition of nationality, African standards, Sub-regional Standards, Statelessness
Regions: West Africa
Year: 2015