Legal and privacy information

The European Network on Statelessness (ENS) is a registered Charitable Incorporated Organisation in England (charity number 11583414). Our address is 28 Stainforth Road, London E17 9RD, United Kingdom.


The content of this site is the property of the European Network on Statelessness (ENS), excluding external links and images/materials credited otherwise. The Statelessness Index is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. With appropriate credit, this report can be copied, redistributed and adapted for non-commercial purposes. If you build upon the material, you must distribute your contributions under the same license as the original. The terms of this licence however should not be interpreted as precluding in any way the use of the database as a reference tool by legal practitioners working for remuneration.


The Statelessness Index is a free comparative tool that assesses European countries’ law, policy and practice on the protection of stateless people and the prevention and reduction of statelessness against international norms and good practice. The European Network on Statelessness (ENS) has made every effort to provide a high quality service in order to meet this objective.

However, the content of this site is for information purposes only and, while we endeavour to keep the information up to date and correct, we make no representations or warranties, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability of the website or the information, products or services on it. Any reliance you place on this website is therefore strictly at your own risk. ENS is not responsible for any loss or damage, including any indirect or consequential loss or damage, arising in connection with, the use of this website.

The Index has been developed with the financial support from Oak Foundation, Sigrid Rausing trust and the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR). The views expressed within cannot in any circumstances be regarded as the official position or reflect the views of the UNHCR or other funders and external contributors.

Privacy policy

The European Network on Statelessness is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with our Privacy Policy.

What information we collect about you

We collect information that you give us when subscribing to our newsletter, including your name and email address. Other information that may be needed from time to time to process a request may also be collected as indicated on the web site.

By subscribing to our updates you are granting: The European Network on Statelessness, Berol House, London, N17 9LJ United Kingdom, permission to email you. You can revoke permission to mail to your email address at any time using the Unsubscribe link, found at the bottom of every email. We take your privacy seriously. Our email updates give you information on the upcoming events, latest news and campaign developments, as well as a quarterly newsletter from the European Network on Statelessness. Emails are serviced by Mailchimp.

For more information please read our full Privacy Policy (external link).


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Using cookies helps us to provide you with a better website by enabling certain features like the country comparator. It also allows us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. We use Google Analytics (read their Privacy Document) to collect anonymised data on user traffic. This helps us improve our website. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes.  

Changes to our privacy policy

Any changes to our Privacy Policy will be placed here and will supersede this version of our Policy. We will take reasonable steps to draw your attention to any changes in our Policy. However, to be on the safe side, we suggest that you read this document each time you use the web site to ensure that it still meets with your approval.

Contacting us

If you have any questions about our Privacy Policy, or if you want to know what information we have collected about you, please email us on You can also correct any factual errors or request we remove your details from any list under our control.

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Photo credits

College Green - Parliament Buildings - Bank of Ireland by Shane Conneely, CC BY-SA 4.0, via Wikimedia Commons
Albania – National Assembly by Pasztilla aka Attila Terbócs, CC BY-SA 4.0, via Wikimedia Commons
St. Mark´s square and Church by Jorge Láscar from Australia, CC BY 2.0 <>, via Wikimedia Commons Istanbul, Türkiye , Suleymaniye Mosque by Ank Kumar,  CC BY-SA 4.0 DEED, via Wikimedia Commons

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