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Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Qatar

134.166 Amend the citizenship law to enable Qatari women to transfer nationality to their children and spouses on an equal basis with men. 

134.166 Amend the citizenship law to enable Qatari women to transfer nationality to their children and spouses on an equal basis with men. 

Recommending State: Iceland

Recommendation Noted

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

Qatar

134.161 Continue the reforms aimed at bridging the gap between men and women, particularly on personal rights and transmission of nationality. 

134.161 Continue the reforms aimed at bridging the gap between men and women, particularly on personal rights and transmission of nationality

Recommending State: France

Recommendation Noted

Gender
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Qatar

134.192 Amend the law to allow children of Qatari women married to foreign spouses to receive Qatari citizenship if they so choose. 

134.192 Amend the law to allow children of Qatari women married to foreign spouses to receive Qatari citizenship if they so choose. 

Recommending State: United States of America

Recommendation Noted

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

Qatar

134.164 Amend its citizenship laws to allow children to acquire their nationality through both maternal and paternal lines without distinction. 

134.164 Amend its citizenship laws to allow children to acquire their nationality through both maternal and paternal lines without distinction. 

Recommending State: Slovenia

Recommendation Noted

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

Qatar

134.28 Consider withdrawing the reservation to article 9 of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women, which ensures equal rights for women in transferring citizenship. 

134.28 Consider withdrawing the reservation to article 9 of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women, which ensures equal rights for women in transferring citizenship

Recommending State: Romania

Recommendation Noted

Gender International Instruments
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Qatar

134.167 Adopt measures to end discrimination against women in relation to marriage, inheritance or nationality, among other issues, and promote greater participation of women in public life. 

134.167 Adopt measures to end discrimination against women in relation to marriage, inheritance or nationality, among other issues, and promote greater participation of women in public life. 

Recommending State: Spain

Recommendation Noted

Gender
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Qatar

134.162 Amend the law on nationality to grant Qatari women the right to confer their nationality on their children under the same conditions as men, and take measures to ensure that all children are registered at birth, without discrimination. 

134.162 Amend the law on nationality to grant Qatari women the right to confer their nationality on their children under the same conditions as men, and take measures to ensure that all children are registered at birth, without discrimination. 

Recommending State: Mexico

Recommendation Noted

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

Qatar

134.207 Review legislation on nationality to ensure that nationality can be transmitted to children through both maternal and paternal lines without distinction. 

134.207 Review legislation on nationality to ensure that nationality can be transmitted to children through both maternal and paternal lines without distinction. 

Recommending State: Botswana

Recommendation Noted

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

Qatar

134.12 Ratify the Convention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons and the Convention on the Reduction of Statelessness. 

134.12 Ratify the Convention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons and the Convention on the Reduction of Statelessness

Recommending State: Haiti

Recommendation Accepted

International Instruments
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Qatar

134.165 Take necessary measures to amend the citizenship law and to allow Qatari women to pass their nationality to their children and spouses on an equal basis with men, consistent with international standards and principles of equality and non-discrimination on the grounds of sex. 

134.165 Take necessary measures to amend the citizenship law and to allow Qatari women to pass their nationality to their children and spouses on an equal basis with men, consistent with international standards and principles of equality and non-discrimination on the grounds of sex. 

Recommending State: Argentina

Recommendation Noted

Gender Legislative/Judicial/Administrative action