UNHCR Lebanon Statelessness Update January 2014

from UN High Commissioner for Refugees
Published on 31 Jan 2014 View Original

January Developments

  • UNHCR provided individual counselling on birth registration to refugee parents of 500 newborns.

  • Photography classes for 12 stateless children continued in January. They are preparing photo stories for publication and an exhibition to further raise awareness on the importance of access to nationality.

  • A manual on procedures for administrative registration of marriages in Lebanon for NGOs, local mayors and civil registry officials and others, is being finalized.