A pandemic doesn’t discriminate between citizens and non-citizens. It is not in any state’s, society’s or community’s interest for people to be left stateless and living on the margins of society - @FilippoGrandi
UNHCR @FilippoGrandi calls on world leaders to include and protect stateless populations - make bold and swift moves to eradicate statelessness on the 6th anniversary of #IBelong Campaign to end statelessness by 2024
Over 60% of refugees are children, some unaccompanied or separated from their parents.
We are grateful to Burkina Faso, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia & Togo for granting access to asylum despite border restrictions due to #COVID19.