Refugee stories: stateless Nubians

Published: 4/Jun/2013
Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation

Rejected by the countries they call home and denied the most basic of rights, stateless people live in a shadowy limbo — in the words of one such person, like being “between the earth and the sky”. Up to 15 million people are stateless, not recognised as nationals by any country. They are some of the most invisible people on the planet.


Themes: Discrimination, Ethnic/Racial/Religious, Statelessness
Year: 2013