Search by country or region

Select a UN mechanism

Choose one or more sub-themes

Select one or more years of publication

Select true or false

Select a community

Theme Key

  • Stateless Persons
  • Nationality
  • Children
  • Discrimination
  • Implementing measures

Number of results found: 2020

Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Zimbabwe

139.127 Provide to all its citizens birth certificates and national identity cards in order to ensure access to education, government services and voter rolls. 

139.127 Provide to all its citizens birth certificates and national identity cards in order to ensure access to education, government services and voter rolls. 

Recommending State: Canada

Recommendation Accepted

Nationality/Identity documentation Birth registration
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Zimbabwe

140.12 Strengthen efforts to ratify the 1961 Convention on the Reduction of Statelessness. 

140.12 Strengthen efforts to ratify the 1961 Convention on the Reduction of Statelessness

Recommending State: Niger

Recommendation Accepted

International Instruments
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Zimbabwe

140.98 Take specific measures to guarantee the effective implementation of the right to nationality of stateless persons and their children born in Zimbabwe and guarantee their inclusion in society. 

140.98 Take specific measures to guarantee the effective implementation of the right to nationality of stateless persons and their children born in Zimbabwe and guarantee their inclusion in society. 

Recommending State: Angola

Recommendation Noted

Protection/Enjoyment of rights Remedy/Reparation Born on territory
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Zimbabwe

140.96 Establish birth registration centres at every district hospital in the country.

140.96 Establish birth registration centres at every district hospital in the country.

Recommending State: Kenya

Recommendation Accepted

Birth registration
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Zimbabwe

6.65 Take all necessary steps to ensure free and fair Presidential and Parliamentary elections in 2023, including facilitating access to identity documentation and voter registration.

6.65 Take all necessary steps to ensure free and fair Presidential and Parliamentary elections in 2023, including facilitating access to identity documentation and voter registration.

Recommending State: Australia

Recommendation Accepted

Nationality/Identity documentation
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Zimbabwe

140.13 Speed up the process of ratifying the 1961 Convention on the Reduction of Statelessness, which is still under consideration. 

140.13 Speed up the process of ratifying the 1961 Convention on the Reduction of Statelessness, which is still under consideration. 

Recommending State: South Sudan

Recommendation Accepted

International Instruments
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Zimbabwe

139.126 Ensure access to birth registration and the acquisition of birth certificates to people living in rural areas.

139.126 Ensure access to birth registration and the acquisition of birth certificates to people living in rural areas.

Recommending State: Eswatini

Recommendation Accepted

Birth registration
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Zimbabwe

140.97 Continue to adopt measures to facilitate the registration of all births and increase the rate of issuance of birth certificates.

140.97 Continue to adopt measures to facilitate the registration of all births and increase the rate of issuance of birth certificates.

Recommending State: Turkey

Recommendation Accepted

Birth registration
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Zimbabwe

140.14 Finalize the ratification of the 1961 Convention on the Reduction of Statelessness. 

140.14 Finalize the ratification of the 1961 Convention on the Reduction of Statelessness. 

Recommending State: Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)

Recommendation Accepted

International Instruments
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Timor Leste

116.156 Bring birth registration services closer to beneficiaries, especially in rural areas, while making the administrative process more effective and less costly. 

116.156 Bring birth registration services closer to beneficiaries, especially in rural areas, while making the administrative process more effective and less costly. 

Recommending State: Serbia

Recommendation Accepted

Birth registration