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.


Fellowship: Call for the Urban Citizen Fellowship 2022, Municipality of Amsterdam and NIAS-KNAW. Deadline: 15 April 2021, 12 PM (CET).

CfP: Citizenship in Pandemic Times, Wayne State University. Deadline: 15 April 2021.

CfP: (Re)Imagining Belonging in Latin America and Beyond: Access to Citizenship, Digital Identity and Rights, School of Advanced Study, University of London. Deadline: 14 May 2021.

GLOBALCIT Publications

Report on Citizenship Law: Malawi

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

Report on Citizenship Law: Bahrain

Report on Citizenship Law: The Gambia

New literature

Francis Tom Temprosa
Statelessness as Rhetoric: The Case for Revisioning Statelessness in Our Statist World, Berkeley Journal of International Law, 2020

Abdul Kalam Azad, M. Mohsin Alam Bhat, Harsh Mander
Citizenship and the Mass Production of Statelessness in Assam
India Exclusion Report

Milena Tripkovic
Transcending the Boundaries of Punishment: On the Nature of Citizenship Deprivation
The British Journal of Criminology, 2021

More studies