The Institute on Statelessness and Inclusion (ISI) recently launched a platform, which incorporates and makes available all global research and knowledge on statelessness. StatelessnessHub is a ‘unique and first of its kind tool that offers comprehensive and reliable information on...
  • 17 May 2024
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The Council of the European Union and the European Parliament adopted Directive (EU) 2024/1712 of 13 June 2024 amending Directive 2011/36/EU on preventing and combating trafficking in human beings and protecting its victims. Notable additions include now under the definition...
  • 17 May 2024
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As part of their Insight Series, Consortium for Street Children held a webinar on the importance of belonging on 11 April, where the right to identity was at the centre of discussions. Based on multiple Focus Group Discussions held with...
  • 30 April 2024
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The United Nations University Centre for Policy Research (UNU-CPR) and The Freedom Fund have released a global evidence review on ‘Modern Slavery Risks Among People Lacking Official Documentation’. This report examines how access to official documentation is a foundational step...
  • 22 April 2024
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A child-friendly version of the 2024 Report by the UN Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Violence Against Children to the Human Rights Council entitled ‘Children on the Move- They Have Rights, and their Rights Move with them!’ has been...
  • 09 April 2024
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The research foundation RETHINKIN has released a book entitled ‘The Right to Identity and Access to Information on Genetic Origin and Parentage,’ which explores the right to identity from an international human rights perspective. This volume compares the national regulations...
  • 09 April 2024
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The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crimes (UNODC) released a study entitled ‘Targeted by Terrorists: Child Recruitment, Exploitation, and Reintegration in Indonesia, Iraq, and Nigeria’. With the support of the European Commission through the project #STRIVEJuvenile, this study highlights...
  • 21 March 2024
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The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) released the 2024 edition of the ‘Background note on gender equality, nationality laws, and statelessness’. This publication highlights gender equality issues in nationality laws and causes of statelessness. Currently, 24 countries have...
  • 21 March 2024
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The Global Survivors Fund has released its outcome report based on an Expert Roundtable on Children born of Conflict-Related Sexual Violence: Breaking down Barriers to the Rights to Identity and Nationality that took place in June 2023. This outcome report...
  • 19 March 2024
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RI, an unaccompanied Syrian child, arrived in Austria in 2015 and was granted refugee status by the authorities. Between 2017 and 2018, his parents and his adult sister applied for residence permits in Austria on two occasions with the purpose...
  • 28 February 2024
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