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  • Africa’s invisible millions survive without ID documents

    news Equal Times, 22 Mar 2018 (3 years ago )
    Few people in the Kiambaa area of Kikuyu constituency on the outskirts of Kenya’s capital can dispute Mushewa Ndolo’s talent as a carpenter. His hard work, and not to mention his handiwork, has endeared him to dozens of loyal clients for whom he has tailor-made furniture.
  • All over the province, people want to buy our rice – UNHCR, 27 August 2021

    news UNHCR, 27 Aug 2021 (3 months ago )
    It takes more than an hour on foot to traverse the muddy terrain that leads to Antoinette’s expansive rice farm in Chamassuia, a local village about five kilometres from Lôvua settlement in Angola’s Lunda Norte province.
  • Amendments to Sudanese Nationality Act approved

    news Dabanga, 26 Feb 2018 (3 years ago )
    The Sudanese Council of Ministers passed a bill amending the Sudanese Nationality Act on Sunday.
  • Congo-ONU : le système des Nations unies veut que l’Etat accélère l’enregistrement des naissances

    news Agence d'Information d'Afrique Centrale, 10 Jan 2019 (2 years ago )
    La représentante de l’Unicef au Congo, Micaela Marques de Sousa, a renouvelé, du 9 au 10 janvier à Brazzaville, leur engagement à accompagner le gouvernement dans la mise en œuvre des stratégies d’accélération d’enregistrement de naissances à l’échelle nationale. Le fonctionnaire onusien a réaffi...
  • Déclaration des naissances: les journalistes édifiés sur l'apatridie

    news Agence D'Information d'Afrique Centrale, 02 Nov 2017 (4 years ago )
    Un atelier de sensibilisation des hommes des médias à la question a été ouvert le 2 novembre, à Brazzaville, par la représentation du Haut-commissariat des Nations unies pour les réfugiés (HCR) et le gouvernement congolais.
  • Eradication de l'apatridie: validation sous peu du plan national 2019-2024

    news Agence d'Information d'Afrique Centrale, 28 Jan 2019 (2 years ago )
    Le document sera bientôt entériné par le Congo et l’agence pays du Haut-commissariat des Nations unies pour les réfugiés (HCR). L’adoption du plan national 2019-2024 pour l'éradication de l'apatridie va traduire la volonté du gouvernement congolais à poursuivre ses efforts déjà accomplis et à re...
  • Fear and loss stalk Mozambicans fleeing insurgent violence

    news UNHCR, 22 Mar 2021 (8 months ago )
    Some 670,000 people forced from their homes in Mozambique’s Cabo Delgado province in a crisis that has failed to hold the world’s attention.
  • Fighting in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo forces 11,000 to flee to Uganda

    news UNHCR, 09 Nov 2021 (26 days ago )
    This is a summary of what was said by UNHCR spokesperson Shabia Mantoo – to whom quoted text may be attributed – at today's press briefing at the Palais des Nations in Geneva. An upsurge of fighting in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo has forced at least 11,000 people to flee across the b...
  • Glimmer of hope for the Shona community living in Kenya

    news UNHCR Kenya, 25 Apr 2019 (2 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’...
  • Human and child rights advocates benefit from online course on ending child statelessness

    news UNHCR Regional Bureau, Nairobi, Caroline Opile,, 12 Feb 2021 (9 months 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...