Representing Stateless Individuals
October 13, 2021
1:00 PM (ET)
This Roundtable will provide background on the often largely unknown and misunderstood issue of statelessness in the United States.
AILA University Video Roundtables are free learning opportunities for AILA members provided via a weekly schedule of live video programming for members to come together from across the country and world to discuss hot topics and network with colleagues in the field. Video Roundtables are part of AILA University programming and each session is hosted by faculty selected for their expertise.
- Discuss the Realities and Legal Issues Faced By 'Citizens of Nowhere'
- Give Practice Tips on Representing Stateless Individuals and How to Screen for Statelessness During Initial Consultations
- Consider Possible Solutions for Issues Faced by Stateless Individuals
Victoria Neilson, AILA Asylum and Refugee Committee Co-Chair, Pleasantville, NY
Karina Ambartsoumian-Clough, United Statelessness, Philadelphia, PA
Joanne Kelsey, U.S. Protection United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), Washington, DC