Essays about: "Statelessness"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 22 essays containing the word Statelessness.

  1. 1. Building Bridges Through Visual Manifestations of Statelessness : Decolonial feminism and coalitional engagement against denial of genocide in the Dominican Republic

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för kultur och samhälle; Linköpings universitet/REMESO - Institutet för forskning om Migration, Etnicitet och Samhälle

    Author : Melike İşleyen; [2022]
    Keywords : Statelessness; Decolonial Feminism; Dominican Republic; Coalitional Engagement; Documentary; Stateless and Our Lives in Transit;

    Abstract : The work presented aims to show the complexity, causes, and challenges of being stateless in the Dominican Republic through the medium of documentaries. This thesis will also uncoverpossibilities of resistance and coalitional engagement. READ MORE

  2. 2. Soli, Sanguinis and Sinking States. The legal foundations of upholdning the right to nationality in the event of climate change turning sovereign territories uninhabitable

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Johanna Sjöholm; [2021-02-03]
    Keywords : climate change; migration; statelessness; nationality; ius soli; ius sanguinis; human rights;

    Abstract : The argument of this paper is that the two main principles of nationality law used by nation states are not designed to handle the possible scenario of states sinking due to climate change. With the consequence of its habitants having to seek haven elsewhere, the focus is to illustrate how the application of the principles ius soli and ius sanguinis stand in relation to the universal human right to a nationality in the event of a state becoming uninhabitable and/or physically extinct. READ MORE

  3. 3. Registration as a biopolitical tool : An exploratory case study of stateless Roma

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för globala politiska studier (GPS)

    Author : Emilie Yung Meiling; [2021]
    Keywords : statelessness; Roma; biopolitics; nation-birth link; Europe;

    Abstract : Taking up the persistent phenomena of statelessness across the world, this thesis explores the nexus between stateless Roma and registration practices. The current issue of lack of registration perpetuates statelessness, however, is largely under researched. READ MORE

  4. 4. Statelessness as a Global Human Rights Issue : Case Study of Statelessness in India and Myanmar

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för globala politiska studier (GPS)

    Author : Francien Heckman; [2021]
    Keywords : Statelessness; Human Rights; International Law;

    Abstract : Statelessness as we know it now has its roots at the beginning of the 20th century. Today more than ten million people around the world are not recognised by any state as a national.  This drastically impacts both their national and human rights. READ MORE

  5. 5. Illegitimate Principles of Exclusion? : The Debate on Denationalization as an Instrument for Counter-terrorism in the United Kingdom.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Marcus Cadier; [2019]
    Keywords : Security; terrorism; the United Kingdom; citizenship; legitimacy; British law; Magna Carta; citizenship deprivation; statelessness; denationalization.;

    Abstract : The issue of citizenship deprivation has become an increasingly relevant topic in the struggle against terrorism. It is related to different conceptions of citizenship as well as the question of what is at stake in the process of depriving individuals of it. READ MORE