Global Citizenship Observatory (GLOBALCIT)

The Global Citizenship Observatory (GLOBALCIT) is an online observatory committed to fact-based and non-partisan analysis of citizenship laws and electoral rights around the world. We are a global research network based at the European University Institute as part of the Global Governance Programme at the Robert Schuman Centre. Learn more about us.


Book launch event: Flucht und Doppelstaatsbürgerschaft – Wo steht Österreich im Vergleich? Austrian Academy of Sciences, 19 May 2021 at 5 pm (CEST)

Job posting: Research Assistant on Jo Shaw’s Building Citizenship Regimes: A Global Perspective project. Deadline: 13 May 2021

James Muiruri Annual Lecture: Takis Tridimas on EU Citizenship after Brexit: What Does it Mean to Belong? University of Sheffield, 6 May 2021 at 5:30 pm (BST)

GLOBALCIT Publications

Report on Citizenship Law: Sierra Leone

Report on Citizenship Law: Malawi

Rapport sur le droit de la nationalité: Côte D’Ivoire

Report on Citizenship Law: Bahrain

New literature

Elizabeth Iams Wellman and Beth Elise Whitaker
Diaspora Voting In Kenya: A Promise Denied
African Affairs

Anne-Marie Fortier
Uncertain Citizenship: Life in the Waiting Room
Manchester University Press

Rainer Bauböck and Max Haller (eds)
Dual Citizenship and Naturalisation: Global, Comparative and Austrian Perspectives
Austrian Academy of Sciences Press

More studies