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INDEX UPDATE 2019: NEW INFORMATION FOR MACEDONIA NOW AVAILABLE

In 2018, the Government of the Republic of North Macedonia made a welcome public commitment to addressing civil registration challenges that...
26 Mar 2019 / Macedonia

INDEX UPDATE 2019: NEW INFORMATION FOR SWITZERLAND NOW AVAILABLE

The Index update links to a new UNHCR mapping study on statelessness in Switzerland, and now contains analysis of Swiss provisions for the withdrawal...
26 Mar 2019 / Switzerland

INDEX UPDATE 2019: NEW INFORMATION FOR THE NETHERLANDS NOW AVAILABLE

The Index update shows little change in the Netherlands over the course of 2018, as proposed Bills introducing a statelessness determination...
26 Mar 2019 / Netherlands

INDEX UPDATE 2019: NEW INFORMATION FOR MALTA NOW AVAILABLE

2018 saw some improvement in Malta, but significant concerns about law, policy and practice on the protection of stateless people and prevention of...
26 Mar 2019 / Malta

INDEX UPDATE 2019: NEW INFORMATION FOR THE UK NOW AVAILABLE

The Index update shows little progress on the part of the UK Government towards addressing the key gaps in law, policy and practice highlighted in...
26 Mar 2019 / United Kingdom

INDEX UPDATE 2019: NEW INFORMATION FOR SERBIA NOW AVAILABLE

Serbia saw some positive legislative developments in 2018, but the update also highlights some continuing concerns with implementation in practice.
26 Mar 2019 / Serbia

Statelessness Index reveals poland can do more to identify and protect stateless people

A new Poland Country briefing reveals that stateless people in Poland face a heightened risk of arbitrary detention, as well as the need for improved...
28 Feb 2019 / Poland

New briefing highlights improvements needed in Malta to address and prevent statelessness

Data from the Statelessness Index, summarised in a new country briefing, demonstrates how Maltese law, policy and practice performs against...
27 Feb 2019 / Malta

Bulgaria urged to stop locking up stateless people by detained heart doctor

A news report by Thomson Reuters highlights the absence of procedural safeguards and the lack of a requirement to identify a country of removal...
19 Feb 2019 / Bulgaria
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Moldova shows good practice on statelessness determination with improvement needed in other areas

Moldova demonstrates examples of good practice regarding international and regional instruments and statelessness determination, but still requires...
4 Feb 2019 / Moldova

Germany delivers some positive practices on statelessness but areas for reform still remain

A new briefing available in German and English highlights clear areas for action and reform in law, policy and practice to prevent and reduce...
30 Jan 2019 / Germany

Data shows remaining gaps in addressing statelessness in France despite detailed Statelessness Determination Procedure

The European Network on Statelessness and Forum réfugiés-Cosi have published a new briefing in French and English, highlighting positive existing...
28 Jan 2019 / France

New Serbia briefing shows gaps in policy and practice on birth registration and childhood statelessness

Findings from the Statelessness Index show some of the existing gaps in Serbian law and practice related to late birth registration, stateless...
22 Jan 2019 / Serbia

StatelessnessINDEX highlights priority areas for reform in the Netherlands

The European Network on Statelessness and ASKV Refugee Support have developed a Netherlands country briefing in both English and Dutch based on the #...
2 Jan 2019 / Netherlands

Ukraine country briefing highlights ways to improve statelessness law, policy and practice

A new country briefing available in both English and Ukrainian, summarises the Statelessness Index's findings on how Ukrainian law, policy and...
11 Dec 2018 / Ukraine

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