A double edged political and economic crisis is currently sweeping over Lebanon. Whilst the economic crisis has resulted in the increase of deficit of the balance of payments and of budget, higher unemployment, and has exacerbated endemic social ills, many politicians now place high hopes on Lebanon...more
My Nationality is a Right for me and my Family Campaign, along with its membership of concerned women and their families, welcome the formation of the new Cabinet, a protracted process which has taken more than ten months to mature. This is nevertheless a rather positive outcome as it will largely...more
We have noted two significant developments earlier this year in both Bahrain and Jordan, notably an attempt to reform nationality laws and bring some justice to women in their right to transmit nationality.
The Bahraini cabinet approved on 12 January 2014 a decision allowing Bahraini women married t...more