High Profile Supporters
“I believe everyone has the right to say #IBelong”.
“Nationality gives every man, woman and child an equal chance in life.”
“Ending statelessness would right these terrible wrongs.”
“There are at least 10 million people in the world who don’t belong to any country, and I am honored to help eradicate this man made problem.”
“The stateless persons are invisible patriots in a land that saw them born. Stateless people, citizens nowhere. Let’s fight for their rights”.
“My life is here, change your laws to allow me to exist and blossom.”
« Tout ce qu’il faut pour mettre fin à l’apatridie, c’est la volonté politique. »
“Nationality is the gateway to all the rights we deserve and dream of. We must eradicate statelessness”
“Why a mother would not be able to pass her nationality to her child in the same way a father can? I believe in change. #IBelong”
“Every child should have the right to a future and should be able to say #IBelong and #IExist.”
“Without the legal protection offered by citizenship, the victims are exposed to severe hardships.”
“It’s sad millions are condemned to a life without a nationality. The Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahido Church wholeheartedly supports the campaign, including through prayers.”
“Millions of women across the world are suffering because they cannot say #IBelong.”
Everyone has the right to nationality. End statelessness now!
“As a mother it seems inconceivable that I would not be able to pass my nationality on to my children. We need to make sure that all mothers and their children can say #IBelong.”
“Statelessness is a grave injustice inflicted upon millions of innocent people. They deserve to say #IBelong.”
“Ask the sun why on the Earth, there are human beings that have no soil to grow out of…”
“Je crois que tout le monde à le droit d’appartenir.”
“Statelessness is our collective failure. We have a responsibility to ensure human beings receive the protection and benefits…”
“I believe everyone has the right to nationality and I know Eleanor Roosevelt would agree!”
“We need to create a world in which everyone can say #IBelong”