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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...

Conference: The Implementation of the Return Directive: challenges and good practices from the perspective of the Central and Eastern European countries

Conference: The Implementation of the Return Directive: challenges and good practices from the perspective of the Central and Eastern European countries

On 26 and 27 May Latvian Centre for Human Rights conducted an international conference 'The Implementation of the Return Directive: challenges and good practices from the perspective of the Central and Eastern European countries.' The conference was organised in the framework of the project „Developing good practices: promoting compliance with the Return Directive in Latvia, Lithuania and Slovakia” implemented by the Latvian Centre for Human Rights in cooperation with Lithuanian Red Cross Society  and Human Rights League, Slovakia.  Project is co-financed by the European Union under the European Return Fund - Community Actions 2012

Published : 2015-05-25 Read more...