Country Reports - Displaced and Disconnected

Report
from UN High Commissioner for Refugees
Published on 15 Apr 2019 View Original

INTRODUCTION

These country reports provide information on the legal situation for displaced populations, namely asylum seekers, refugees, and returnees, where relevant, regarding access to mobile services, in each country covered. Each report contains information on:

• Registration and Identification of Displaced Persons

• SIM Registration

• Know Your Customer Rules

• Mobile Money

• Data Protection

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