UNHCR and its partners provide round-the-clock emergency health care for Rohingya refugees in south-eastern Bangladesh.
In a breakthrough in the global fight against statelessness, the Kyrgyz Republic has today become a leading example of how statelessness can be eradicated by bringing the number of stateless people in the country from over 13,000 to zero in just five years.
The Fula are pastoralists who have long lived in the country, but almost all are at risk of statelessness.
A legal ruling, which follows years of campaigning by UNHCR and human rights groups, is finally giving seventeen-year-old Françoise and Christelle an official identity, and a future.
Two years after UNHCR first met Artee, she has acquired Thai nationality with the help of UNHCR’s partner, the Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA). Watch her new video.
As of 31 December 2015, 1,326 stateless persons were living in France. Find out more about their stories here.
Nuhija Abazi takes one step closer to obtaining citizenship in Bosnia and Herzegovina
Maha Mamo talks about life without a nationality
An end to two decades of uncertainty for the Elsani family and over 1,000 others in Montenegro
Kenya’s Makonde are granted citizenship after years of statelessness
UNHCR report on the urgent need to end childhood statelessness.
This is the story of three children who have grown up in Côte d’Ivoire without a nationality because one of both of their parents abandoned them.