Refugee Rights News





Publications of the International Refugee Rights Initiative related to Citizenship:

Lucy Hovil, Can better access to citizenship help resolve conflict and refugee crises in Africa’s Great Lakes Region? 24 July, 2014

Lucy Hovil, The Role of Citizenship in Addressing Refugee Crises in Africa's Great Lakes Region, 15 July, 2014

The Role of Citizenship in Addressing Refugee Crises in Africa’s Great Lakes Region, 20 June 2014

African Civil Society Calls for Action on the Right to a Nationality, October 2013 (En français)

Citizenship Rights and the Prevention of Atrocity Crimes: Contributions to the General Assembly dialogue on the Responsibility to Protect: State Responsibility and Prevention, September 2013

As the African Union celebrates 10 years, new research warns of the “disappearance of Sudan.” May 21, 2013

Lucy Hovil, Preventing re-displacement through genuine reintegration in Burundi, Forced Migration Review, December 2012.

Dr. Lucy Hovil, The Return: Dilemmas for Congolese Refugees in Rwanda,September 9, 2011.

"Naturalisation of Burundian refugees in Tanzania: A new home?," 29 April 2010

"Sound alarm bells over forced repatriation," January 2010.

Dr. Lucy Hovil, "Citizenship and Land: A Potent Relationship," December 2009.

"'I don’t know where to go': Burundian Refugees in Tanzania under Pressure to Leave," September 2009.

"South Africa Attempts to Help Zimbabwe Migrants through New Permit System,""Refugee Rights News, Volume 5, Issue 2, May 2009.

"Negotiating the Way Home: A Difficult Path for Returning Burundians ," Refugee Rights News, Volume 5, Issue 1, February 2009.

"It's Like You Don't Exist': Foreigners still searching for solutions two months after the xenophobic violence in South Africa," Refugee Rights News, Volume 4, Issue 5, July 2008.

"South Africans, Foreigners and the Dynamics of Identity in South Africa," Refugee Rights News, Volume 4, Issue 4, June 2008.

"Seeking Durable Solutions for Burundian Refugees in Tanzania,"Refugee Rights News, Volume 4, Issue 3, May 2008.

IRRI and the SSRC, "Citizenship and Forced Migration in the Great Lakes Region: Exploring the linkages through multi-disciplinary research"