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Training for civil servants “Migration, Development and Human Rights” launched in Riga

Training for civil servants “Migration, Development and Human Rights” launched in Riga

The Latvian Centre for Human Rights in cooperation with the Education, Culture and Sports Department of the Riga City Council launched four-days training for civil servants “Migration, Development and Human Rights.” The training is implemented within the Project “AMITIE CODE – Awareness on MIgration, developmenT and human rIghts through local partnership – Capitalizing On DEvelopment”. Similar trainings to be organised also in other project partners ‘countries – Italy, Spain, Germany, France and Portugal.

Published : 2016-05-10 Read more...

LCHR and ENS study „Ending Childhood Statelessness: A Study on Latvia” published

 LCHR and ENS study „Ending Childhood Statelessness: A Study on Latvia” published

This study was prepared in cooperation with the European Network on Statelessness (hereinafter ENS) in the framework of the ENS campaign “None of Europe’s children should be stateless”. One of the activities of the campaign is to assess the implementation of legislative standards for the prevention of childhood statelessness at the national level in several countries  with a view to improving access to nationality of children who would otherwise be left without any. This report assesses the main causes and consequences of childhood statelessness in Latvia and possible solutions.

Published : 2015-06-30 Read more...