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.


Call for applications: Statelessness Intensive Course, University of Melbourne, deadline: 30 September 2021

Call for applications: PhD course: Citizenship and Inclusion/Exclusion, Malmö University, deadline: 11 October 2021

Call for applications: Max Weber Postdoctoral Fellowships, European University Institute, deadline: 18 October 2021

Call for papers: Special Issue: Undoing Discriminatory Borders, International Journal of Discrimination and the Law, deadline: 31 October 2021

GLOBALCIT Publications

Report on Citizenship Law: Syria

Report on Citizenship Law: Egypt

Rapport sur le droit de la nationalité : Senegal

Report on political participation of mobile EU citizens : Hungary

New literature

Elisabeth Badenhoop
Citizenship Matters: Towards an Interdisciplinary and Global Perspective on Naturalization
Citizenship Studies

Christina Felfe, Martin G. Kocher, Helmut Rainer, Judith Saurer, Thomas Siedler
More opportunity, more cooperation? The behavioral effects of birthright citizenship on immigrant youth
Journal of Public Economics

Franziska Maier
Citizenship from below: exploring subjective perspectives on German citizenship
Political Research Exchange

More studies