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  • Glimmer of hope for the Shona community living in Kenya

    news UNHCR Kenya, 25 Apr 2019 (3 years ago )
    A ministerial conference on the Eradication of Statelessness in the Great Lakes Region was held in Nairobi from 16-18 April 2019, with participants drawn from 12 Member States from the International Conference on the Great Lakes Region (ICGLR). The event that was co-organised by Government of Kenya’...
  • Hopeful Central African refugees return home from DR Congo – UNHCR, 06 May

    news UNHCR, 11 May 2022 (3 months ago )
    Dressed in an embroidered African print shirt tailored especially for the occasion, Firmin, 36, walked with his family across the wet tarmac of Gbadolite city airport towards a waiting United Nations Humanitarian Air Services (UNHAS) plane on a one-way trip home.
  • Human and child rights advocates benefit from online course on ending child statelessness

    news UNHCR Regional Bureau, Nairobi, Caroline Opile,, 12 Feb 2021 (1 year ago )
    <p style="font-size:160%;">UNHCR teams up with the African Committee on Experts on the Rights and Welfare of the Child to help eradicate childhood statelessness through an online course.</p> By Caroline Opile in Nairobi, Kenya | 12 February 2021 <div><a href="" class...
  • Le HCR encourage le gouvernement centrafricain a ratifié les CONVENTIONS sur l’éradication de l’Apatridie.

    news Journal LANOCA, 05 Dec 2018 (3 years ago )
    La problématique a fait l’objet d’une analyse conjointe des difficultés d’accès à la documentation civile et aux risques d’apatridie en République Centrafricaine durant les travaux d’un atelier d’information et de sensibilisation sur l’éradication de l’apatridie tenu du 5 au 7 décembre 2018 à Bangu...
  • Les Etats de la CEMAC s’engagent à éradiquer l’apatridie

    news Tchad Infos, 13 Dec 2018 (3 years ago )
    Un premier atelier régional sur l’éradication de l’apatridie s’est tenu du 11 au 12 décembre 2018 à N’Djamena au Tchad. L’Initiative de N’Djamena sur l’éradication de l’apatridie a été lancée par les experts des Etats de la CEMAC. Durant deux jours, les experts du Cameroun, du Gabon, de la Guinée...
  • Lutte contre l'apatridie : Les pays de la CEMAC conjuguent leurs efforts

    news L'Info (N°718 du 13 au 16 décembre 2018), 13 Dec 2018 (3 years ago )
    La commission de la Communauté économique et monétaire de l'Afrique Centrale (CEMAC), le Haut commissariat des nations unies pour les réfugiés (HCR) et le gouvernement du Tchad ont organisé les 11 et 12 décembre 2018 à l'hôtel Ledger Plaza un atelier de sensibilisation sur l'éradication de l'apatrid...
  • Millions need urgent humanitarian assistance in eastern DR Congo – UNHCR, 10 September 2021

    news UNHCR, 16 Jul 2021 (1 year ago )
    UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is alarmed by violence committed against civilians by armed groups in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) that continues to cost lives and drive people from their homes.
  • New report warns large population in East Africa at risk of statelessness

    news United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, 23 Nov 2018 (3 years ago )
    A new report commissioned for UNHCR, The UN Refugee Agency, warns that thousands of people living in the East African Community (EAC), namely Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, South Sudan, Tanzania and Uganda are stateless or at risk of statelessness. The report details the reasons behind their lack of nation...
  • One year after Palma attacks, thousands continue to flee violence in northern Mozambique – UNHCR, 22 March 2022

    news This is a summary of what was said by UNHCR spokesperson Boris Cheshirkov – to whom quoted text may be attributed – at today's press briefing at the Palais des Nations in Geneva., 22 Mar 2022 (4 months ago )
    UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is alarmed by the ongoing violence in northern Mozambique’s Cabo Delgado province, which has forced thousands to flee since the start of this year.
  • Sudanese women’s right to pass citizenship to their children discussed in high-level workshop in Khartoum

    news United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, 01 Nov 2018 (3 years ago )
    The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), in collaboration with the Ministry of Security and Social Development of the Republic of the Sudan organized a high-level workshop on the Sudanese women’s right to (pass) citizenship, on Monday 29 October 2018 at the Grand Holi...