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Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 4th

Ecuador

6.119 Allocate appropriate resources to ensure universal birth registration and promote the rights of children and adolescents in rural areas.

6.119 Allocate appropriate resources to ensure universal birth registration and promote the rights of children and adolescents in rural areas.

Recommending State: Barbados

Birth registration
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 4th

Ecuador

6.119  Adopt an action plan to guarantee birth registration for all girls and boys, with special attention to those who live in rural, coastal and border areas. 

6.119  Adopt an action plan to guarantee birth registration for all girls and boys, with special attention to those who live in rural, coastal and border areas. 

Recommending State: Mexico

Birth registration
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 4th

Indonesia

140.25 Accede to the 1954 Convention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons and 1961 Convention on the Reduction of Statelessness, and take all necessary measures to implement them.

140.25 Accede to the 1954 Convention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons and 1961 Convention on the Reduction of Statelessness, and take all necessary measures to implement them.

Recommending State: Luxembourg

Recommendation Noted

International Instruments
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 4th

Indonesia

140.259 Adopt measures to guarantee the right to nationality and prevent cases of statelessness, particularly for minors and people in rural areas. 

140.259 Adopt measures to guarantee the right to nationality and prevent cases of statelessness, particularly for minors and people in rural areas. 

Recommending State: Peru

Recommendation Accepted

Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 4th

Brazil

149.245 Take steps of providing birth certificates for all children born in the country.

149.245 Take steps of providing birth certificates for all children born in the country.

Recommending State: South Sudan

Recommendation Accepted

Birth registration
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 4th

Brazil

149.246 Allocate appropriate resources to ensure universal birth registration and promote the rights of children and adolescents in rural areas. 

149.246 Allocate appropriate resources to ensure universal birth registration and promote the rights of children and adolescents in rural areas. 

Recommending State: Barbados

Recommendation Accepted

Birth registration
Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD)

Brazil

57. The Committee reiterates its recommendation to the State party to eliminate all barriers and forms of discrimination in relation to birth registration and ensure that Roma have universal access to civil documents. 

57. The Committee reiterates its recommendation to the State party to eliminate all barriers and forms of discrimination in relation to birth registration and ensure that Roma have universal access to civil documents. 

Nationality/Identity documentation Birth registration
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 4th

Algeria

43.290 Accelerate the approval process of the draft law on refugees and stateless persons in order to establish a global regulatory framework that is adequate to international standards.

43.290 Accelerate the approval process of the draft law on refugees and stateless persons in order to establish a global regulatory framework that is adequate to international standards.

Recommending State: Paraguay

Legislative/Judicial/Administrative action
Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD)

France

35. In view of the indivisible nature of all human rights, the Committee encourages the State party to consider ratifying international human rights instruments to which it is not yet a party, in particular those whose provisions are of direct relevance to communities that may be subject to...

35. In view of the indivisible nature of all human rights, the Committee encourages the State party to consider ratifying international human rights instruments to which it is not yet a party, in particular those whose provisions are of direct relevance to communities that may be subject to racial discrimination, (...). The Committee also encourages the State party to accede to the Convention on the Reduction of Statelessness of 1961.

41. In accordance with article 9, paragraph 1, of the Convention and rule 65 of its rules of procedure, the Committee requests the State party to provide, within one year of the adoption of the present concluding observations, information on its response to the Committee's recommendations contained in paragraphs 14 (a), (c) and (d) (Roma and Traveller families), (b) and (c) (situation of migrants, refugees, asylum-seekers and stateless persons), and 28 (protection of human rights defenders) above.

42. The Committee wishes to draw the attention of the State party to the particular importance of the recommendations contained in paragraphs 16 (a) and (b) (indigenous children in the Overseas Territories), 20 (a) (situations of migrants, refugees, asylum-seekers and stateless persons), 22 (unaccompanied children) and 26 (excessive use of force) above, and requests the State party to include in its next periodic report detailed information on the concrete measures taken to implement them.

 

International Instruments Data Collection/Monitoring/Reporting
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 4th

India

151.339 Review the design and implementation of the National Registry of Citizens to avoid statelessness, deprivation or denial of nationality, arbitrary detentions or expulsions. 

151.339 Review the design and implementation of the National Registry of Citizens to avoid statelessness, deprivation or denial of nationality, arbitrary detentions or expulsions. 

Recommending State: Mexico

Recommendation Noted

Loss/Deprivation Legislative/Judicial/Administrative action