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  • Stateless Persons
  • Nationality
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  • Discrimination
  • Implementing measures

Number of results found: 2006

Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Myanmar

34.42 Comprehensively revise the 1982 Citizenship Act to prevent discrimination against the Rohingya and other minorities. 

34.42 Comprehensively revise the 1982 Citizenship Act to prevent discrimination against the Rohingya and other minorities. 

Recommending State: Spain

Recommendation Noted

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

Myanmar

33.78 Continue to reform laws and policies, inter alia amend the 1982 Citizenship Law to ensure that citizenship is granted free of any discrimination, amend the four “race and religion” laws and amend the Lands Management Law in consultation with minority representatives. 

33.78 Continue to reform laws and policies, inter alia amend the 1982 Citizenship Law to ensure that citizenship is granted free of any discrimination, amend the four “race and religion” laws and amend the Lands Management Law in consultation with minority representatives. 

Recommending State: Czechia

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

Myanmar

33.92 Delink citizenship and respect for human rights from ethnicity and ensure that politics and the peace process do not cement ethnic divisions.

33.92 Delink citizenship and respect for human rights from ethnicity and ensure that politics and the peace process do not cement ethnic divisions.

Recommending State: Slovakia

Race/Ethnicity
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Myanmar

33.162 Ensure that the basic rights and freedoms of Rohingya are protected, and that the perpetrators of any violations against them are held accountable.

33.162 Ensure that the basic rights and freedoms of Rohingya are protected, and that the perpetrators of any violations against them are held accountable.

Recommending State: Egypt

Protection/Enjoyment of rights
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Myanmar

33.172 Protect the rights of all persons belonging to minorities and internally displaced persons, including the Rohingya, by ensuring accountability for international crimes and violations of international law. 

33.172 Protect the rights of all persons belonging to minorities and internally displaced persons, including the Rohingya, by ensuring accountability for international crimes and violations of international law. 

Recommending State: Sweden

Protection/Enjoyment of rights
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Myanmar

34.29 Review and repeal laws and policies that perpetuate discrimination on the basis of ethnic, religious, linguistic and cultural identity, including, inter alia, those related to citizenship and the four “race and religion” laws. 

34.29 Review and repeal laws and policies that perpetuate discrimination on the basis of ethnic, religious, linguistic and cultural identity, including, inter alia, those related to citizenship and the four “race and religion” laws. 

Recommending State: Panama

Recommendation Noted

Race/Ethnicity Religion Discrimination - Other Legislative/Judicial/Administrative action
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Myanmar

34.37 Amend the 1982 Citizenship Law to avoid statelessness and remove provisions that grant citizenship on the basis of race or ethnicity. 

34.37 Amend the 1982 Citizenship Law to avoid statelessness and remove provisions that grant citizenship on the basis of race or ethnicity. 

Recommending State: Turkey

Recommendation Noted

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

Myanmar

34.46 Grant full citizenship rights to the Rohingya Minority. 

34.46 Grant full citizenship rights to the Rohingya Minority. 

Recommending State: Saudi Arabia

Recommendation Noted

Remedy/Reparation
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Myanmar

33.82 Continue stepping up efforts aimed at ending discrimination and acts of violence against members of ethnic and religious minorities in particular the Rohingya. 

33.82 Continue stepping up efforts aimed at ending discrimination and acts of violence against members of ethnic and religious minorities in particular the Rohingya. 

Recommending State: Argentina

Protection/Enjoyment of rights
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Myanmar

33.157 Take practical steps to register Rohingya children, providing them with birth certificates, and assuring their right to nationality. 

33.157 Take practical steps to register Rohingya children, providing them with birth certificates, and assuring their right to nationality. 

Recommending State: Afganistan

Birth registration