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    UNHCR DRC Fact Sheet - May 2019

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    A snapshot of UNHCR's operations in the DRC, as of 31 May 2019
    Published: 31 May 2019 (1 month ago)
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    UNHCR DRC Operational Update - May 2019

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    An update on UNHCR's operations in the DRC
    Published: 31 May 2019 (1 month ago)
    Uploaded: 8 July 2019 (12 days ago)
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    HCR en RDC Fact Sheet - Mai 2019

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    Un apercu des operations du HCR en RDC, au 31 mai 2019
    Published: 31 May 2019 (1 month ago)
    Uploaded: 27 June 2019 (23 days ago)
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    HCR RDC Mise à Jour Opérationnelle - Mai 2019

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    Une mise à jour sur les opérations du HCR en RDC.
    Published: 31 May 2019 (1 month ago)
    Uploaded: 8 July 2019 (12 days ago)
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    UNHCR DRC Meri Refugee Settlement Fact Sheet - May 2019

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    Fact sheet on Meri refugee settlement in DRC.
    Published: 31 May 2019 (1 month ago)
    Uploaded: 14 June 2019 (1 month ago)
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    UNHCR DRC Fact Sheet - April 2019

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    A snapshot of UNHCR's operations in the DRC, as of 30 April 2019
    Published: 21 May 2019 (1 month ago)
    Uploaded: 21 May 2019 (1 month ago)
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    Democratic Republic of the Congo Funding Update - 21 May 2019

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    Funding update on UNHCR's operations in DRC, as of 21 May 2019.
    Published: 21 May 2019 (1 month ago)
    Uploaded: 23 May 2019 (1 month ago)
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    HCR en RDC Fact Sheet - Avril 2019

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    Un aperçu des opérations du HCR en RDC, au 30 avril 2019
    Published: 21 May 2019 (1 month ago)
    Uploaded: 21 May 2019 (1 month ago)
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    A Study of Statelessness in South Sudan, UNHCR, 2017

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    A Study of Statelessness in South Sudan, UNHCR, 2017
    Published: 29 May 2018 (1 year ago)
    Uploaded: 30 May 2018 (1 year ago)
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    Citizenship Law in Africa: A Comparative Study

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    3rd edition (2016)
    Published: 1 January 2016 (3 years ago)
    Uploaded: 19 April 2018 (1 year ago)
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    The Right to Nationality in Africa

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    African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights
    Published: 1 January 2015 (4 years ago)
    Uploaded: 26 March 2018 (1 year ago)
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    Le droit à la nationalité en Afrique

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    Commission Africaine des Droits de l’Homme et des Peuples
    Published: 1 January 2015 (4 years ago)
    Uploaded: 26 March 2018 (1 year ago)
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    Les lois sur la nationalité en Afrique : Une étude comparée

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    2eme edition (2010)
    Published: 1 January 2010 (9 years ago)
    Uploaded: 19 April 2018 (1 year ago)
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    UNHCR DRC Fact Sheet - May 2019

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    A snapshot of UNHCR's operations in the DRC, as of 31 May 2019
    Published: 31 May 2019 (1 month ago)
    Uploaded: 27 June 2019 (23 days ago)
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    HCR en RDC Fact Sheet - Mai 2019

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    Un apercu des operations du HCR en RDC, au 31 mai 2019
    Published: 31 May 2019 (1 month ago)
    Uploaded: 27 June 2019 (23 days ago)
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    UNHCR DRC Meri Refugee Settlement Fact Sheet - May 2019

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    Fact sheet on Meri refugee settlement in DRC.
    Published: 31 May 2019 (1 month ago)
    Uploaded: 14 June 2019 (1 month ago)
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    UNHCR DRC Fact Sheet - April 2019

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    A snapshot of UNHCR's operations in the DRC, as of 30 April 2019
    Published: 21 May 2019 (1 month ago)
    Uploaded: 21 May 2019 (1 month ago)
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    HCR en RDC Fact Sheet - Avril 2019

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    Un aperçu des opérations du HCR en RDC, au 30 avril 2019
    Published: 21 May 2019 (1 month ago)
    Uploaded: 21 May 2019 (1 month ago)
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    Refugees and Asylum-Seekers in DRC map - March 2019

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    A map of refugees and asylum-seekers in DRC as of 31 March 2019.
    Published: 17 April 2019 (3 months ago)
    Uploaded: 17 April 2019 (3 months ago)
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    HCR en RDC Fact Sheet - Mars 2019

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    Un aperçu des opérations du HCR en RDC, au 31 mars 2019
    Published: 31 March 2019 (3 months ago)
    Uploaded: 9 May 2019 (2 months ago)
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    UNHCR DRC Fact Sheet - March 2019

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    A snapshot of UNHCR's operations in the DRC, as of 31 March 2019
    Published: 31 March 2019 (3 months ago)
    Uploaded: 29 April 2019 (2 months ago)
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    Democratic Republic of the Congo Funding Update - 21 May 2019

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    Funding update on UNHCR's operations in DRC, as of 21 May 2019.
    Published: 21 May 2019 (1 month ago)
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    Democratic Republic of the Congo Funding Update - 7 May 2019

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    Funding update on UNHCR's operations in DRC, as of 7 May 2019.
    Published: 7 May 2019 (2 months ago)
    Uploaded: 23 May 2019 (1 month ago)
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    Democratic Republic of the Congo Funding Update - 30 April 2019

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    Funding update on UNHCR's operations in DRC, as of 30 April 2019.
    Published: 30 April 2019 (2 months ago)
    Uploaded: 9 May 2019 (2 months ago)
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    Democratic Republic of the Congo Funding Update - 2 April 2019

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    Funding update on UNHCR's operations in DRC, as of 2 April 2019.
    Published: 4 April 2019 (3 months ago)
    Uploaded: 4 April 2019 (3 months ago)
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    Democratic Republic of the Congo Funding Update - 20 March 2019

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    Funding update for the DRC as of 20 March 2019.
    Published: 20 March 2019 (4 months ago)
    Uploaded: 3 April 2019 (3 months ago)
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    Democratic Republic of the Congo Funding Update - 25 February 2019

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    Funding update on UNHCR's operations in DRC, as of 25 February 2019.
    Published: 25 February 2019 (4 months ago)
    Uploaded: 3 April 2019 (3 months ago)
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    Democratic Republic of the Congo Funding Update - 6 February 2019

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    Funding update on UNHCR's operations in DRC, as of 6 February 2019.
    Published: 6 February 2019 (5 months ago)
    Uploaded: 3 April 2019 (3 months ago)
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    Democratic Republic of the Congo Funding Update - 22 January 2019

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    Funding update on UNHCR's operations in DRC, as of 22 January 2019.
    Published: 22 January 2019 (5 months ago)
    Uploaded: 3 April 2019 (3 months ago)
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    Central African refugees in DRC map - January 2019

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    A map of Central African refugees in DRC, as of 31 January 2019.
    Published: 18 March 2019 (4 months ago)
    Uploaded: 18 March 2019 (4 months ago)
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    Democratic Republic of the Congo Country Refugee Response Plan (CRRP) 2019-2020

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    The 2019-2020 Country Refugee Response Plan for DRC presents the biannual inter-agency effort to capture the needs of refugees who found asylum in the country.
    Published: 7 February 2019 (5 months ago)
    Uploaded: 7 February 2019 (5 months ago)
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    COMMUNIQUE DE PRESSE: Les Etats membres de la Communauté Economique et Monétaire de l’Afrique Centrale (CEMAC) et Etats partenaires concluen...

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    Communiqué de presse conjoint CEMAC-HCR
    Published: 13 December 2018 (7 months ago)
    Uploaded: 20 December 2018 (7 months ago)
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    PRESS RELEASE: New Report Warns Large Population in East Africa At Risk of Statelessness

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    UNHCR Press Release
    Published: 23 November 2018 (7 months ago)
    Uploaded: 23 November 2018 (7 months ago)
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    ICGLR Member States conclude first regional workshop on the eradication of statelessness

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    Joint ICGLR - UNHCR Press Release
    Published: 1 May 2018 (1 year ago)
    Uploaded: 23 May 2018 (1 year ago)
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    Les Etats membres de la CIRGL concluent leur premier atelier régional sur l'éradication de l'apatridie

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    Communiqué de presse conjoint CIRGL - HCR
    Published: 1 May 2018 (1 year ago)
    Uploaded: 23 May 2018 (1 year ago)
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    Os Estados-Membros da CIRGL terminaram o 1o Workshop Regional sobre a Erradicação da Apatridia na Região dos Grandes Lagos

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    Comunicado de Imprensa Conjunto
    Published: 1 May 2018 (1 year ago)
    Uploaded: 23 May 2018 (1 year ago)
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    Nairobi Appeal for regional coordination to eradicate statelessness in the East African Community

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    December 2017
    Published: 1 December 2017 (1 year ago)
    Uploaded: 19 April 2018 (1 year ago)
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    Nairobi Appeal for regional coordination to eradicate statelessness in the East African Community

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    NGO Coalition launch press release
    Published: 1 December 2017 (1 year ago)
    Uploaded: 25 October 2018 (8 months ago)
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    7ème SOMMET ORDINAIRE DES CHEFS D’ÉTAT ET DE GOUVERNEMENT DE LA CIRGL

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    Press Release
    Published: 19 October 2017 (1 year ago)
    Uploaded: 26 March 2018 (1 year ago)
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    Apatridie et Nationalité dans la Communauté de l’Afrique de l’Est

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    Une étude de Bronwen Manby pour l’UNHCR
    Published: 30 September 2018 (9 months ago)
    Uploaded: 10 April 2019 (3 months ago)
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    Statelessness and Citizenship in the East African Community

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    A Study by Bronwen Manby for UNHCR
    Published: 30 September 2018 (9 months ago)
    Uploaded: 14 November 2018 (8 months ago)
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    General Comment No. 2 on Article 6 of the ACRWC: "The Right to a Name, Registration at Birth, and to Acquire a Nationality," African Committ...

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    The African Committee of Experts on the Rights and Welfare of the Child
    Published: 1 January 2014 (5 years ago)
    Uploaded: 26 March 2018 (1 year ago)
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    Observation Générale sur l’Article 6 de la Charte Africaine des Droits et du Bien-être de l’Enfant, Comité Africain d’Experts sur les Droits...

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    Comité Africain d’Experts sur les Droits et le Bien-être de l’Enfant
    Published: 1 January 2014 (5 years ago)
    Uploaded: 26 March 2018 (1 year ago)
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    A community-based practitioner's guide to documenting citizenship and other forms of legal identity

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    Guidance on paralegal assistance and data-driven advocacy for accessing civil status and nationality documentation
    Published: 27 June 2018 (1 year ago)
    Uploaded: 16 August 2018 (11 months ago)
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    Plan d'Action global visant à mettre fin à l'apatridie

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    UNHCR
    Published: 30 November 2014 (4 years ago)
    Uploaded: 21 February 2017 (2 years ago)
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    Global Action Plan to End Statelessness

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    UNHCR
    Published: 30 November 2014 (4 years ago)
    Uploaded: 21 February 2017 (2 years ago)
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    UNHCR DRC Mid-Month Update - 1-15 May 2019

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    A mid-month update on UNHCR's operations in the DRC
    Published: 15 May 2019 (2 months ago)
    Uploaded: 14 June 2019 (1 month ago)
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    HCR RDC Mise à Jour Intermédiaire - 1-15 mai 2019

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    Une mise à jour intermédiaire sur les opérations du HCR en RDC durant la première quinzaine du mois.
    Published: 15 May 2019 (2 months ago)
    Uploaded: 14 June 2019 (1 month ago)
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    HCR RDC Mise à Jour Opérationnelle - Avril 2019

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    Une mise à jour sur les opérations du HCR en RDC.
    Published: 30 April 2019 (2 months ago)
    Uploaded: 14 June 2019 (1 month ago)
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    UNHCR DRC Operational Update - April 2019

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    An update on UNHCR's operations in the DRC
    Published: 30 April 2019 (2 months ago)
    Uploaded: 14 June 2019 (1 month ago)
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    HCR RDC Mise à jour intermédiaire - 1-15 avril 2019

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    Une mise à jour intermédiaire sur les opérations du HCR en RDC durant la première quinzaine du mois.
    Published: 15 April 2019 (3 months ago)
    Uploaded: 10 May 2019 (2 months ago)
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    UNHCR DRC Mid-Month Update - 1-15 March 2019

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    A mid-month update on UNHCR's operations in the DRC
    Published: 9 April 2019 (3 months ago)
    Uploaded: 15 April 2019 (3 months ago)
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    UNHCR RDC Mise à jour intermédiaire - 1-15 mars 2019

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    Une mise à jour intermédiaire sur les opérations du HCR en RDC durant la première quinzaine du mois.
    Published: 9 April 2019 (3 months ago)
    Uploaded: 15 April 2019 (3 months ago)
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    UNHCR DRC Operational Update - February 2019

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    An update on UNHCR's operations in the DRC
    Published: 3 April 2019 (3 months ago)
    Uploaded: 3 April 2019 (3 months ago)
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    Initiative de N’Djaména pour l’éradication de l’apatridie en Afrique centrale

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    Initiative lancée à N’Djaména à l’occasion de l’atelier régional sur l’apatridie organisé par la Commission de la Communauté Economique et Monétaire de l’Afrique Centrale (CEMAC), avec l’appui du Haut...
    Published: 12 December 2018 (7 months ago)
    Uploaded: 14 December 2018 (7 months ago)
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    Iniciativa de Yamena para la erradicación de la apatridia en África central

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    Iniciativa lanzada en Yamena con ocasión del taller regional sobre apatridia organizado por la Comisión de la Comunidad Económica y Monetaria de África Central (CEMAC) con el apoyo del Alto Comisionad...
    Published: 12 December 2018 (7 months ago)
    Uploaded: 31 December 2018 (6 months ago)
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    N’Djamena Initiative on the Eradication of Statelessness in Central Africa

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    Initiative agreed in N’Djaména at the regional statelessness workshop organised by the Economic and Monetary Community of Central Africa (CEMAC), with the support of the United Nations High Commission...
    Published: 12 December 2018 (7 months ago)
    Uploaded: 27 December 2018 (6 months ago)
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    Action Plan of the International Conference on the Great Lakes Region (ICGLR) On the Eradication of Statelessness

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    2017 - 2019
    Published: 15 October 2017 (1 year ago)
    Uploaded: 26 March 2018 (1 year ago)
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    Plano de Acção da Conferência Internacional sobre a Região dos Grandes Lagos para a Erradicação da Apatridia

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    2017 - 2019
    Published: 15 October 2017 (1 year ago)
    Uploaded: 26 March 2018 (1 year ago)
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    Plan d'Action de la Conférence Internationale sur la Région des Grands Lacs pour l'Eradication de l'Apatridie

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    2017 - 2019
    Published: 15 October 2017 (1 year ago)
    Uploaded: 26 March 2018 (1 year ago)
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    A community-based practitioner's guide to documenting citizenship and other forms of legal identity

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    Guidance on paralegal assistance and data-driven advocacy for accessing civil status and nationality documentation
    Published: 27 June 2018 (1 year ago)
    Uploaded: 16 August 2018 (11 months ago)
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    UNHCR DRC Operational Update - May 2019

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    An update on UNHCR's operations in the DRC
    Published: 31 May 2019 (1 month ago)
    Uploaded: 8 July 2019 (12 days ago)
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    HCR RDC Mise à Jour Opérationnelle - Mai 2019

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    Une mise à jour sur les opérations du HCR en RDC.
    Published: 31 May 2019 (1 month ago)
    Uploaded: 8 July 2019 (12 days ago)
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    UNHCR DRC Operational Update - September 2018

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    An update on UNHCR's operations in the DRC
    Published: 30 September 2018 (9 months ago)
    Uploaded: 31 October 2018 (8 months ago)
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    HCR en RDC Fact Sheet - Janvier 2019

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    Un apercu des operations du HCR en RDC, au 31 janvier 2019
    Published: 28 February 2019 (4 months ago)
    Uploaded: 28 February 2019 (4 months ago)
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    UNHCR DRC Operational Update - December 2018

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    An update on UNHCR's operations in the DRC
    Published: 29 January 2019 (5 months ago)
    Uploaded: 29 January 2019 (5 months ago)
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    HCR en RDC Fact Sheet - Décembre 2018

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    Un apercu des operations du HCR en RDC, au 31 décembre 2018
    Published: 29 January 2019 (5 months ago)
    Uploaded: 29 January 2019 (5 months ago)
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    UNHCR DRC Fact Sheet - Septembre 2018

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    Un apercu des operations du HCR en RDC, au 30 septembre 2018
    Published: 1 October 2018 (9 months ago)
    Uploaded: 31 October 2018 (8 months ago)
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    La #Commission de la #CEMAC et le #HCR, l’Agence des Nations-Unies pour les Réfugiés organisent du 11 au 12 décembre 2018 à N’Djamena, un atelier régional sur l'éradication de l'apatridie et l'accès à la documentation pour tous dans la sous-région CEMAC
    Meeting of the Extraordinary Session of the Specialised Technical Committee (STC) on Migration, Refugees and Internally Displaced Persons, 29 October - 3 November 2018, Malabo, Equatorial Guinea
    Civil Society Resources
    Nubian Community in Kenya v. Kenya
    Children of Nubian Descent in Kenya v. Kenya
    Citizenship Rights in Africa Initiative (en français)
    Citizenship Rights in Africa Initiative
    UNHCR
    High Level Segment on Statelessness
    Dedicated website on HLS with specific tools.
    Ending Statelessness
    UNHCR
    RefWorld | Statelessness
    UNHCR
    UNHCR multimedia
    UNHCR helps document internally displaced people at risk of statelessness
    Preventing statelessness in South Sudan
    « J’ai l’impression de renaître» : la citoyenneté apporte un nouvel espoir à une minorité apatride au Kenya
    ‘I feel like I am born again’: citizenship brings hope to stateless minority in Kenya
    Stateless people know where they belong
    Kenya’s stateless Makonde people finally obtain papers
    Birth registration drive combats statelessness among Kenya’s coastal Pemba community
    The Makonde: From statelessness to citizenship in Kenya
    The Shona: A stateless community in Kenya yearning to gain citizenship
    Birth registration: the first step in ending statelessness
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    Glimmer of hope for the Shona community living in Kenya

    UNHCR Kenya, 25 Apr 2019

    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’... Read more

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    Eradication de l'apatridie: validation sous peu du plan national 2019-2024

    Agence d'Information d'Afrique Centrale, 28 Jan 2019

    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... Read more

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    Congo-ONU : le système des Nations unies veut que l’Etat accélère l’enregistrement des naissances

    Agence d'Information d'Afrique Centrale, 10 Jan 2019

    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... Read more

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    Lutte contre l'apatridie : Les pays de la CEMAC conjuguent leurs efforts

    L'Info (N°718 du 13 au 16 décembre 2018), 13 Dec 2018

    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... Read more

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    Les Etats de la CEMAC s’engagent à éradiquer l’apatridie

    Tchad Infos, 13 Dec 2018

    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... Read more