Thematic report on racial discrimination in the context of nationality, citizenship and immigration

The Special Rapporteur’s 2018 report to the United Nations Human Rights Council is now online.

The Special Rapporteur dedicated her first thematic report to the topic of racial discrimination in the context of laws, policies and practices concerning citizenship, nationality and immigration. The report will be presented at the 38th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council. The presentation of the report is scheduled to take place on 2 July 2018 between 15.00-18.00h and will be available to watch online here.

Report A/HRC/38/52 - A C E F R S

Additional Recommendations

Call for submissions

To inform her report, the Special Rapporteur invited relevant stakeholders (including national and international non-governmental organizations, national human rights institutions, States, inter-governmental organizations, United Nations agencies and entities, activists and academics) to provide inputs and share their views.

Call for submissions (civil society and other stakeholders)
Call for submissions (States) 

Submissions received

Submissions from States



In this section
Issues in focus
Contact the Special Rapporteur

Ms. E. Tendayi Achiume
Special Rapporteur on contemporary forms of racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance
Palais des Nations
CH-1211 Geneva 10
Switzerland
Fax: +41 22 917 9006
Email: racism@ohchr.org

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