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Can we end statelessness in a decade?

Updated: Tue, 3 May 2016

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More than 10 million people have no nationality. These "legal ghosts" are deprived of the basic rights most of us take for granted. The U.N. wants to eradicate statelessness in a decade. How can we do this? Join our panelists:

MARK MANLY, Head of the Statelessness Unit at the U.N. refugee agency (UNHCR)

HASAN MOHAMMAD, Campaigner for Bangladesh's Urdu-speaking community who was formerly stateless

CHRIS NASH, Director of European Network on Statelessness

AMAL DE CHICKERA, Co-founder of the Institute on Statelessness and Inclusion and consultant at the Equal Rights Trust

PATRICIA SAFI BOUEZ, Legal specialist at the Norwegian Refugee Council working with Syrian refugees in Lebanon



Event start time: Wed, 5 Nov 2014 12:00 PM

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