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Number of results found: 2006

Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Niger

122.245 Review the Civil Code observing the principle of the best interests of the child, establish 18 years as the minimum age for marriage, and allow the registration of births of children at risk of statelessness. 

122.245 Review the Civil Code observing the principle of the best interests of the child, establish 18 years as the minimum age for marriage, and allow the registration of births of children at risk of statelessness

Recommending State: Mexico

Recommendation Accepted

Birth registration
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Denmark

60.272 Establish effective mechanisms to eradicate and prevent statelessness of children born within the country, in accordance with the provisions of the 1961 Convention on the Reduction of Statelessness.

60.272 Establish effective mechanisms to eradicate and prevent statelessness of children born within the country, in accordance with the provisions of the 1961 Convention on the Reduction of Statelessness.

Recommending State: Chile

Recommendation Noted

Born on territory
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Denmark

60.226 Guarantee the protection of the rights of Danish children who are involuntarily in conflict zones, including their repatriation and the right to acquire Danish nationality under the ius sanguinis, taking into account the best interests of the child. 

60.226 Guarantee the protection of the rights of Danish children who are involuntarily in conflict zones, including their repatriation and the right to acquire Danish nationality under the ius sanguinis, taking into account the best interests of the child. 

Recommending State: Panama

Recommendation Noted

Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Denmark

60.271 Take the necessary measures to prevent statelessness, in line with national law and the 1961 Convention on the Reduction of Statelessness, specifically regarding children born in Denmark. 

60.271 Take the necessary measures to prevent statelessness, in line with national law and the 1961 Convention on the Reduction of Statelessness, specifically regarding children born in Denmark. 

Recommending State: Belgium

Recommendation Noted

Born on territory
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Denmark

60.276 Review the legislative framework relating to the fight against terrorism to align it with international human rights law, including provisions on the issue of nationality.

60.276 Review the legislative framework relating to the fight against terrorism to align it with international human rights law, including provisions on the issue of nationality.

Recommending State: Mexico

Recommendation Noted

Legislative/Judicial/Administrative action
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Paraguay

118.191 Ensure effective procedures of issuance of birth certificates to all newborn children in Paraguay, regardless of the legal status of their parents, as previously recommended. 

118.191 Ensure effective procedures of issuance of birth certificates to all newborn children in Paraguay, regardless of the legal status of their parents, as previously recommended. 

Recommending State: Poland

Recommendation Accepted

Birth registration
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Paraguay

118.192 Further increase the percentage of birth-registered children, especially for those in rural areas. 

118.192 Further increase the percentage of birth-registered children, especially for those in rural areas. 

Recommending State: Thailand

Recommendation Accepted

Birth registration
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Seychelles

112.101 Establish a legislative framework on refugee matters that provides for the determination of refugee status, and adopt measures to prevent statelessness. 

112.101 Establish a legislative framework on refugee matters that provides for the determination of refugee status, and adopt measures to prevent statelessness. 

Recommending State: Mexico

Recommendation Noted

Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Seychelles

112.18 Redouble its commitment to the principle of non-discrimination, including by encouraging the elimination of gender-discriminatory provisions from the nationality law. 

112.18 Redouble its commitment to the principle of non-discrimination, including by encouraging the elimination of gender-discriminatory provisions from the nationality law. 

Recommending State: Uruguay

Recommendation Accepted

Gender Legislative/Judicial/Administrative action
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Seychelles

112.4 Ratify the Optional Protocol to the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment, the Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on a communications procedure, as well as the 1954 Convention relating to the Status of...

112.4 Ratify the Optional Protocol to the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment, the Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on a communications procedure, as well as the 1954 Convention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons. 

Recommending State: Chile

Recommendation Noted

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