Statelessness in West Africa: Newsletter #14 (July – September 2017)

Published: 30/Sep/2017
Source: UNHCR West Africa

Information on the Implementation of the Banjul Plan of Action, including accession of Burkina Faso to the 1961 Convention on the Reduction of Statelessness; and Sierra Leone’s amendment of the Citizenship Act to remove gender discrimination in transmission of citizenship to children born outside the country.

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Themes: Discrimination, Gender, Statelessness
Regions: West Africa
Year: 2017