2006

Burundi: Code Civil, 2006

Published: 31/Dec/2006

Texte mis a jour au 31 décembre 2006. Préliminaires Livre premier Code des personnes et de la famille Décret-Loi n° 1/024 du 28 avril 1993 portant réforme du code des personnes et de la famille Livre deuxième Des biens et…

Sierra Leone Citizenship Amendment Act No.11 of 2006

Published: 28/Dec/2006

Removes gender discrimination in transmission of citizenship to children; but leaves racial discrimination in place, as well as gender discrimination in transmission to spouses. Download file: 2006 Citizenship Amendment Act (28 kb)

Compilation of CERD Concluding Observations on discrimination in relation to the right to a nationality and against non-citizens 2002-2006

Published: 21/Dec/2006
Source: Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

Compilation of extracts from relevant Concluding Observations from the Committee on Elimination of Racial Discrimination, prepared by the Open Society Justice Initiative. — Discrimination in relation to right to nationality Discrimination against non-citizens, in particular stateless persons Committee on the Elimination…

Kenya: Refugees Act, No. 13 of 2006

Published: 15/Dec/2006

As published in Laws of Kenya, Revised 2012 The Refugees Act, 2006 makes ‘provisions for the recognition, protection and management of refugees and for connected purposes’ in Kenya. It makes no specific provision for acquisition of citizenship or permanent residence…

CRC Concluding observations: Ethiopia, 2006

Published: 1/Nov/2006
Source: UN Committee on the Rights of the Child

CRC/C/ETH/CO/3 Forty-third session Consideration of Reports Submitted by States Parties Under Article 44 of the Convention Concluding observations: Ethiopia Birth registration 31. The Committee regrets the absence of institutional structures and adequate legal framework to ensure birth registration. The Committee…

L’expulsion des Arabes Mahamides pourrait déclencher une vague de violence

Published: 30/Oct/2006
Source: IRIN

Les autorités nigériennes ont commencé à expulser vers le Tchad quelque 4 000 Arabes Mahamides, mais cette décision pourrait déclencher une vague de violence interethnique dans le pays, selon les chefs de la communauté incriminée. Mardi dernier, Niamey, la capitale,…

Niger suspends decision to deport Arabs to Chad

Published: 27/Oct/2006
Source: Reuters

Niger’s cabinet on Friday suspended a decision to deport thousands of Mahamid Arabs back to Chad after neighbouring countries intervened to request a halt, the communications minister said. The West African government had announced on Tuesday it would expel the…

Niamey renonce à expulser les Arabes Mahamides

Published: 26/Oct/2006
Source: RFI

par Antonio  Garcia Le conseil des ministres réuni vendredi à Niamey a décidé d’annuler l’ordre d’expulsion de dizaines de milliers d’Arabes Mahamides vers le Tchad. Des opérations étaient en cours depuis plusieurs jours, près de la frontière, en vue du…

Niger begins expelling nomad Arabs to Chad

Published: 26/Oct/2006
Source: AFP

NIAMEY, Oct 26, 2006 (AFP) – The west African state of Niger has started expelling nomadic Mahamid Arabs, the governor of the remote Diffa region said Thursday while government officials in Niamey sought to ease concerns at the measure. “The…