If you’re stateless, ‘just going to school is a problem’ 

8 October 2019

What does it mean to be stateless?

It’s a question that’s being discussed all this week in Geneva, at an event organized by the UN refugee agency (UNHCR) to help millions of people without official papers, often through no fault of their own.

After her story was highlighted by UNCHR Goodwill Ambassador Cate Blanchett during Monday’s session, UN News’s Daniel Johnson caught up with Maha Mamo, who grew up in Lebanon before being given Brazilian nationality.

She started by describing the everyday problems she encountered, living in limbo.
 

Audio Credit:
Daniel Johnson, UN News - Geneva
Audio Duration:
4'2"

 

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