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Statefree's resource for Stateless people fleeing Ukraine



Statefree is an organization established by Senior Landecker Fellow Christiana Bukalo. It is an online space building a digital bridge and connecting stateless people with their allies. In lights of the ongoing war in Ukraine, the platform has published a resource for stateless people fleeing the country.

The resource includes important things to consider when fleeing the country as a stateless person and is available in multiple languages including Ukrainian, French, Russian and English.

The guide suggests to:
  • take any documents which can prove one’s identity & residence in Ukraine
  • seek protection in EU countries
  • get familiar with the term “statelessness” in other languages
  • reach out to local NGOs

Aside from these suggestions, the resource includes further resources such as translations or a list of relevant organizations.

See the guide published via Instagram.

To read the guide, visit Statefree’s Instagram page, Twitter page or website.

Christiana is one of thirty 2020-2021 Landecker Democracy Fellows. This fellowship, a collaboration between the Alfred Landecker Foundation and Humanity in Action, was created to strengthen a new generation of leaders whose approaches to political and social challenges can become catalysts for democratic placemaking and community building. Read more about the fellowship here.