Articles scientifiques

The South African Constitutional Court Decides Against Statelessness and in Favour of Children

Published: 20/Juil/2022
Source: Statelessness and Citizenship Review

By Sherinda, M., & Klaaren, J. The Statelessness & Citizenship Review, 4(1), July 2022,  177-182. Case note on South African Constitutional Court judgment in Chisuse v Director-General, Department of Home Affairs [2020] ZACC 20 Download: https://statelessnessandcitizenshipreview.com/index.php/journal/article/view/405  

Cour africaine des droits de l’homme et des peuples, 22 mars 2018 (fond) et 02 décembre 2021 (réparations), arrêts Anudo Ochieng Anudo c. Tanzanie, n°012/2015

Published: 6/Juil/2022
Source: Centre Charles De Visscher pour le droit international et européen, Université catholique de Louvain

L’interdiction de déchoir arbitrairement de sa nationalité aux fins d’être expulsé vue par la Cour africaine. Par ses arrêts du 22 mars 2018 et 1 décembre 2021, la Cour africaine des droits de l’homme et des peuples examine pour la […]

Ethnocentric nationality in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Published: 1/Nov/2021
Source: African Human Rights Law Journal

Buzard, David A. (2021). Ethnocentric nationality in the Democratic Republic of the Congo: An analysis under international human rights law. African Human Rights Law Journal, 21(2), 985-1008. https://dx.doi.org/10.17159/1996-2096/2021/v21n2a39 Summary: In order to dismantle institutionalised tribalism in the Democratic Republic of […]

People’s Right to a Nationality and the Eradication of Statelessness in Africa

Published: 1/Juil/2021
Source: Statelessness and Citizenship Review

Darren Ekema Ewumbue Monono Pan African University, Institute of Governance, Humanities and Social Sciences Abstract The right to nationality, enshrined in art 15 of the Universal Declaration on Human Rights, is absent in the 1981 African Charter on Human and […]

Naturalization in African states: its past and potential future

Published: 11/Mai/2021
Source: Citizenship Studies

Bronwen Manby, ‘Naturalization in African states: its past and potential future’, Citizenship Studies, 25:4, 514-542, DOI: 10.1080/13621025.2021.1926098 The existing literature on the grant of citizenship by naturalization largely focuses on the experience of Europe and the immigrant-founded states of the […]

Addressing statelessness in Kenya through a confluence of litigation, transitional justice, and community activism: reflecting on the cases of the Nubian, Makonde and Shona communities

Published: 1/Avr/2021
Source: African Human Rights Yearbook

By Andrew Songa Citation: A Songa ‘Addressing statelessness in Kenya through a confluence of litigation, transitional justice, and community activism: reflecting on the cases of the Nubian, Makonde and Shona communities’ (2021) 5 African Human Rights Yearbook 253-276 ABSTRACT: This […]

Case note: Kennedy Gihana & Others v Republic of Rwanda, African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights Application No 017/2015

Published: 21/Déc/2020
Source: Statelessness and Citizenship Review

By Tshegofatso Mothapo, Statelessness and Citizenship Review, 2(2), 331–337. This case note discusses Kennedy Gihana v Republic of Rwanda, Application No 017/2015 (‘Kennedy’). The case addressed whether the invalidation of the appellants’ passports was an arbitrary deprivation of nationality, rendering […]

Kenya: Digital ID and Risk of Statelessness

Published: 21/Déc/2020
Source: Statelessness and Citizenship Review

By Grace Mutung’u and Isaac Rutenberg (Centre for Intellectual Property and Information Technology (CIPIT) at Strathmore University) Statelessness and Citizenship Review, 2(2), 348–354 Introduction State issued digital identity is trending in sub-Saharan Africa, and Kenya has not been left behind. […]

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