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Suffer the statelessness

Bihari woman, Bangladesh: Photo by Shafiur Rahman.

Since 2004, Refugees International has visited over a dozen countries to assess the situation of people who are stateless or at risk of statelessness. The organisation’s most recent report – Nationality rights for all: A progress report and global survey on statelessness – provides an updated global survey of statelessness in over eighty countries and assesses progress made since 2005.

Sketches with secret ink

Faraj Bayrakdar: Private photo.

Prison testimony of Syrian poet Faraj Bayrakdar. Translated book excerpt: Khiyanat al-lujha was samt (The treasons of the language and silence).

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