Algeria-contents

Citizenship and Country Documents

US Government Reports

Foreign Government Reports

  • Canada Immigration and Refugee Board (RIRs)
    • DZA104882.FE: Requirements and procedures for obtaining a birth certificate, an extract of the 12-S birth certificate, and a national identity card, including the regional governments responsible for issuing the documents; whether it is possible to obtain the documents in a city other than the city of birth, and whether it is possible to issue the documents to a representative for the applicant (January-May 2014) - June 2014 (PDF)
    • DZA104843.E - Whether a divorce is automatically indicated on a person's marriage and birth certificates when it is finalized, or whether a person has to make a request for this information to appear on these two documents; if the person has to appeal to the authorities, which authority is responsible for the changes and how long does the process take (2010-2013) - April 2014 (PDF)
    • DZA104509.E - Algeria: Requirements and procedures to obtain ordinary and biometric passports, as well as national identity cards, both from within and outside the country (2012-July 2013) - March 2014 (PDF)

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Children

US Government Reports
  • Country reports on Human Rights Practices - 2017 (PDF), 2016 (PDF), 2015 (PDF), 2014 (PDF), 2013 (PDF), 2012 (PDF), 2011 (PDF), 2010 (PDF)
  • US Department of Labor - Findings on the Worst Forms of Child Labor - 2016 (PDF)
 

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Corruption

US Government Reports

Foreign Government Reports

  • Canada Immigration and Refugee Board - RIR's
    • DZA104793.FE - Algeria: Recourse against corruption, including its effectiveness; the National Anti-corruption Association (association nationale de lutte contre la corruption, ANLC) (2013-March 2014) - March 2014 (PDF)

 


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Disabilities

US Government Reports

 


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Elections

US Government Reports

Foreign Government Reports

  • Canada Immigration and Refugee Board - RIR's
    • HRV104812.E Croatia: Whether the Electoral Registry records, or used to record, a person's ethnicity. March 2014 (PDF)

Non-Government Organization Reports


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Ethnic Groups / Race

US Government Reports

Foreign Government Reports

  • Canada Immigration and Refugee Board - RIR's
    • DZA104327.FE - Algeria: information on the Mouvement pour l'autonomie de la Kabylie (MAK), including its activities and the treatment of MAK members at the hands of the authorities and Islamists; treatment of Berbers by the authorities and Islamists (2009 - March 2013) - August 2013 (PDF)

Non-Government Organization Reports


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Ethnic Groups / Race - Bosniaks

Non-Government Organization Reports
  • World Directory of Minorities - Bosniaks (PDF)

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Ethnic Groups / Race - Roma

Non-Government Organization Reports

  • World Directory of Minorities - Roma (PDF)

Foreign Government Reports

  • Canada Immigration and Refugee Board (RIRs)
    • HRV104125.E Croatia: Situation and treatment of Roma; including state protection efforts. Nov. 2012 (PDF)

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Ethnic Groups / Race - Serbs

Foreign government Reports

  • Canada Immigration and Refugee Board - RIR's
    • HRV104697.E Croatia: Treatment of Croatians of Serbian ethnicity by society and authorities (2013). Nov. 2013 (PDF)

Non-Government Organization Reports

  • World Directory of Minorities - Serbs (PDF)

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Gender

US Government Reports

Foreign Government Reports

  • Canada Immigration and Refugee Board (RIRs)
    • DZA105233.FE Situation of single or divorced women living alone, particularly in Algiers; whether they can find work and housing; support services available to them (2012-2015) - August 2015 (PDF)
    • DZA104676.FE - Algeria: Forced marriages, including state protection and resources provided to women who try to avoid a marriage imposed on them; amendments made to the Family Code in 2005 (2011-November 2013) - November 2013 (PDF)

 


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Human Rights

US Government Reports

Non-Government Organization Reports

  • Freedom House
    • Nations in Transit - 2014 (PDF), 2013 (PDF)

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Justice System

US Government Reports

Foreign governmen Reports

  • Canada Immigration and Refugee Board (RIRs)
    • DZA105847.FE - Algeria: Crime situation, including organized crime; police and state response, including effectiveness; state protection for witnesses and victims of crime – Aug. 2017 (PDF)
    • DZA104922.E - Algeria: Treatment of failed refugee claimants returned to Algeria; whether low-ranking police officers or members of the security forces would be subject to any reprisals from state authorities - Aug. 2014 (PDF)
    • DZA104205.E - Algeria: Crime situation, including organized crime; police and state response, including effectiveness; state protection for witnesses and victims of crime (2009-September 2012) - Oct. 2012 (PDF)

Non-Government Organization Reports

  • Freedom House
    • Nations in Transit - 2014 (PDF), 2013 (PDF)

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Law

Maps


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Medical Availability

Foreign Government Reports

  • Canada Immigration and Refugee Board (RIRs)
    • HRV104095.E Croatia: Procedures for obtaining medical reports from within Croatia; access to medical records; whether they can be obtained from abroad through a proxy, and if so, requirements and procedures; whether doctors are obliged to report cases of violence, including domestic violence, to the police. July 2012 (PDF)

 International Government Organization Reports

  • World Health Organization page

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Political Figures and Parties

US Government Reports

Non-Government Organization Reports

  • Freedom House
    • Nations in Transit - 2014 (PDF), 2013 (PDF)

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Refugees / IDPs / Returnees

US Government Reports

Foreign Government Reports

  • Canada Immigration and Refugee Board - RIR's
    • DZA104922.E - Algeria: Treatment of failed refugee claimants returned to Algeria; whether low-ranking police officers or members of the security forces would be subject to any reprisals from state authorities - August 2014 (PDF)

Non-Government Organization Reports

  • Human Rights Watch
    • A Decade of Disappointment: Continuing Obstacles to the Reintegration of Serb Returnees - September 2006 (PDF)

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Religion

US Government Reports

Foreign Government Reports

  • Canada Immigration and Refugee Board
    • DZA105210.E - Algeria: Situation of individuals who have converted from Islam to Christianity, including treatment by society and authorities; availability of state protection (2014-May 2015) - June 2015 (PDF)
    • DZA104491.FE - Algeria: Situation of Christians, including the treatment of Christians by society and by the authorities; availability of state protection; the fire at Tafat church; whether there were convictions for proselytism (2010 - July 2013) - July 2013 (PDF)

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Sexual Orientation

US Government Reports

Foreign Government Reports

  • Canada Immigration and Refugee Board - RIR's
    • DZA104507.E - Algeria: Situation of sexual minorities, including treatment by authorities and societal attitudes; availability of legal recourse, state protection and support services (2010-July 2013) - October 2012 (PDF)

 


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Specific Country Issues - Military Service

Foreign Government Reports

  • Canada Immigration and Refugee Board - RIR's
    • DZA104204.FE - Algeria: Obligations regarding military service and the reserve; the possibility of obtaining an exemption or stay, including the procedures that must be followed - Oct. 2012 (PDF)
    • DZA104203.FE - Algeria: Actions taken by the military in case of desertion; whether deserters are being ordered to report by the gendarmerie; time allowed to respond to such orders, if applicable; whether the reason for desertion appears on the order to report; the current situation of deserters - Oct. 2012 (PDF)


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Speech / Press / Internet

US Government Reports Non-Government Organization Reports
  • Freedom House

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Timeline

US Government Reports
  • State Department Country Reports on Human Rights Practices - Trafficking in Persons - 2017 (PDF), 2016 (PDF), 2015 (PDF), 2014 (PDF), 2013 (PDF), 2012 (PDF), 2011 (PDF), 2010 (PDF)
  • Trafficking in Persons Report - 2018 (PDF), 2017 (PDF), 2016 (PDF)

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Terrorism

US Government Reports
  • State Department Country Reports on Terrorism - Country Reports on Human Rights Practices - 2016 (PDF), 2015 (PDF), 2014 (PDF), 2013 (PDF), 2012 (PDF), 2011 (PDF), 2010 (PDF)

Foreign Government Reports

  • Canada Immigration and Refugee Board - RIR's
    • DZA104508.E - Algeria: Information on terrorism and banditry; measures taken by the state to fight terrorism and banditry (November 2011-July 2013) - August 2013 (PDF)
    • DZA103887.FE - Algeria: Information on terrorism and banditry; measures taken by the state to fight terrorism and banditry - October 2011 (PDF)
    • DZA103732.FE - Algeria: Terrorism and banditry; the people and organizations targeted by terrorist groups, and particularly the treatment of artists; measures taken by the state to fight terrorism and banditry - May 2011 (PDF)

 


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Torture

US Government Reports
  • State Department Country Reports on Human Rights Practices - Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman, or Degrading Treatment or Punishment - 2017 (PDF),  2016 (PDF), 2015 (PDF), 2014 (PDF), 2013 (PDF), 2012 (PDF), 2011 (PDF), 2010 (PDF)

 

 

 

Updated July 10, 2018

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