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Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Dominican Republic

94.186 Take steps to protect the fundamental rights of all individuals born in the Dominican Republic, including the offspring of undocumented foreigners who have not yet received their Dominican nationality as stipulated by Act No. 169-14 and who may be still at risk of becoming stateless...

94.186 Take steps to protect the fundamental rights of all individuals born in the Dominican Republic, including the offspring of undocumented foreigners who have not yet received their Dominican nationality as stipulated by Act No. 169-14 and who may be still at risk of becoming stateless as a consequence of Constitutional Court judgment No. C168-13. 

Recommending State: Canada

Recommendation Noted

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

Dominican Republic

94.19 Ratify the Optional Protocol to the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment, as well as the Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on a communications procedure and the conventions on statelessness.   

94.19 Ratify the Optional Protocol to the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment, as well as the Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on a communications procedure and the conventions on statelessness
 

Recommending State: Spain

Recommendation Noted

International Instruments
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Dominican Republic

94.173 Adopt the necessary legislative and administrative measures to combat all forms of discrimination in access to nationality for the children of Haitian immigrants born in the country as well as in the situation of Haitian migrants. 

94.173 Adopt the necessary legislative and administrative measures to combat all forms of discrimination in access to nationality for the children of Haitian immigrants born in the country as well as in the situation of Haitian migrants. 

Recommending State: Spain

Recommendation Noted

(Forced) migration context Access to nationality/Naturalization Born on territory Legislative/Judicial/Administrative action
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Dominican Republic

94.189 Maximize efforts to tackle the issue of statelessness. 

94.189 Maximize efforts to tackle the issue of statelessness

Recommending State: Italy

Recommendation Noted

Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Dominican Republic

94.26 Accede to the 1954 Convention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons and ratify the 1961 Convention on the Reduction of Statelessness. 

94.26 Accede to the 1954 Convention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons and ratify the 1961 Convention on the Reduction of Statelessness

Recommending State: Haiti

Recommendation Noted

International Instruments
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Dominican Republic

94.181 Ensure that the naturalization process is adequately resourced to ensure that all applicants can access fair and timely adjudication of claims to restore their citizenship. 

94.181 Ensure that the naturalization process is adequately resourced to ensure that all applicants can access fair and timely adjudication of claims to restore their citizenship

Recommending State: Australia

Recommendation Noted

Remedy/Reparation Access to nationality/Naturalization
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Dominican Republic

94.2 Consider acceding to those international human rights instruments to which the Dominican Republic is not yet a party, including the International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of their Families, the International Labour Organization...

94.2 Consider acceding to those international human rights instruments to which the Dominican Republic is not yet a party, including the International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of their Families, the International Labour Organization Indigenous and Tribal Peoples Convention, 1989 (No. 169), and the 1954 Convention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons, inter alia. 

Recommending State: Honduras

Recommendation Noted

International Instruments
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Dominican Republic

94.160 Strengthen the institutional framework for birth registration to ensure that all persons born in the Dominican Republic are promptly registered. 

94.160 Strengthen the institutional framework for birth registration to ensure that all persons born in the Dominican Republic are promptly registered. 

Recommending State: Mexico

Recommendation Accepted

Birth registration
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Dominican Republic

94.187 Prevent and reduce statelessness, especially by implementing Act No. 169-14, which provides for the registration of those applying for citizenship and recognizes the right of those born in the Dominican Republic before 26 January 2010 to obtain citizenship, including those in group B...

94.187 Prevent and reduce statelessness, especially by implementing Act No. 169-14, which provides for the registration of those applying for citizenship and recognizes the right of those born in the Dominican Republic before 26 January 2010 to obtain citizenship, including those in group B under the Act whose births have so far not been registered in the Dominican Republic. 

Recommending State: Germany

Recommendation Noted

Remedy/Reparation Access to nationality/Naturalization Born on territory Birth registration Legislative/Judicial/Administrative action
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Dominican Republic

94.24 Ratify the 1954 Convention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons. 

94.24 Ratify the 1954 Convention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons. 

Recommending State: Montenegro

Recommendation Noted

International Instruments