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Number of results found: 2020

Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Eswatini

118.167 Guarantee, through appropriate legislative measures, equal rights to fathers and mothers with regard to the transmission of nationality to children. 

118.167 Guarantee, through appropriate legislative measures, equal rights to fathers and mothers with regard to the transmission of nationality to children. 

Recommending State: Republic of the Congo

Recommendation Noted

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

Eswatini

118.172 Review the Constitution and law on nationality in order to guarantee women the equal rights as men. 

118.172 Review the Constitution and law on nationality in order to guarantee women the equal rights as men. 

Recommending State: Cote d'Ivoire

Recommendation Noted

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

Eswatini

118.27 Ratify the United Nations Convention on the Status of Stateless Persons and the 1954 Convention on the Reduction of Statelessness.

118.27 Ratify the United Nations Convention on the Status of Stateless Persons and the 1954 Convention on the Reduction of Statelessness.

Recommending State: Haiti

Recommendation Accepted

International Instruments
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Greece

130.180 Consider measures to enhance the accessibility of birth registration for children of parents with irregular migration status. 

130.180 Consider measures to enhance the accessibility of birth registration for children of parents with irregular migration status. 

Recommending State: Philippines

Recommendation Accepted

Birth registration
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Tajikistan

123.224 Ensure that all children are registered at birth regardless of their status or ethnicity. 

123.224 Ensure that all children are registered at birth regardless of their status or ethnicity. 

Recommending State: Chile

Recommendation Accepted

Birth registration
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Papua New Guinea

144.161 Accede to the Convention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons and the Convention on the Reduction of Statelessness. 

144.161 Accede to the Convention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons and the Convention on the Reduction of Statelessness

Recommending State: Haiti

Recommendation Noted

International Instruments
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Papua New Guinea

144.154 Strengthen efforts to combat child abuse and exploitation, including by raising the level of birth registration, which would facilitate the full implementation of the Child Protection Act 2015. 

144.154 Strengthen efforts to combat child abuse and exploitation, including by raising the level of birth registration, which would facilitate the full implementation of the Child Protection Act 2015. 

Recommending State: Japan

Recommendation Accepted

Birth registration
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Papua New Guinea

144.156 Take all necessary measures to ensure birth registration for all children under 5 years of age, including children of refugees and stateless persons. 

144.156 Take all necessary measures to ensure birth registration for all children under 5 years of age, including children of refugees and stateless persons. 

Recommending State: Mexico

Recommendation Noted

Birth registration
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Hungary

128.266 Adopt measures to ensure the rights of every child to acquire nationality, with particular attention to those children who would otherwise be stateless. 

128.266 Adopt measures to ensure the rights of every child to acquire nationality, with particular attention to those children who would otherwise be stateless

Recommending State: Afganistan

Recommendation Noted

Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Thailand

51.190 Continue to promote the human rights of stateless persons, particularly in education, social protection, and access to birth registration. 

51.190 Continue to promote the human rights of stateless persons, particularly in education, social protection, and access to birth registration. 

Recommending State: Kyrgyzstan

Recommendation Accepted

Protection/Enjoyment of rights Birth registration