EMN Luxembourg and EMN Estonia co-organized a technical meeting on “Ensuring the right to nationality for every child”


EMN Luxembourg and EMN Estonia organized a technical meeting on 7th December 2022 on “Ensuring the right to nationality for every child”. The hybrid event was held within the scope of the EMN Platform of Statelessness, which was established in 2016 on the basis of the Justice and Home Affairs Council conclusions of 3 and 4 December 2015. The technical meeting explored the complex concept of statelessness and more specifically ways how EU Member States and EMN Observer Countries have tackled issues related to children without nationality, the risk of children becoming stateless and different procedures for acquiring citizenship. Event hosted speakers from the Council of Europe as well as from the Netherlands, Georgia, Finland, Estonia, Ireland and Belgium. Conclusion of the event can be found HERE.