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Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Comoros

118.153 Take the necessary measures to modify its national legislation so that men and women may enjoy the same rights in terms of transmitting nationality. 

118.153 Take the necessary measures to modify its national legislation so that men and women may enjoy the same rights in terms of transmitting nationality

Recommending State: Argentina

Recommendation Accepted

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

Comoros

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

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

Recommending State: Kenya

Recommendation Accepted

International Instruments
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Comoros

118.154 Amend legislation to enable Comorian women to enjoy equal rights to pass on their Comorian nationality to non-Comorian spouses. 

118.154 Amend legislation to enable Comorian women to enjoy equal rights to pass on their Comorian nationality to non-Comorian spouses. 

Recommending State: Iceland

Recommendation Accepted

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

Comoros

118.144 Take all necessary measures to enable Comorian women to pass on their nationality to their foreign spouses. 

118.144 Take all necessary measures to enable Comorian women to pass on their nationality to their foreign spouses. 

Recommending State: Central African Republic

Recommendation Accepted

Gender
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Comoros

118.155 Reform the necessary laws in order to ensure that men and women can transmit their nationality on an equal footing. 

118.155 Reform the necessary laws in order to ensure that men and women can transmit their nationality on an equal footing. 

Recommending State: Mexico

Recommendation Accepted

Gender Legislative/Judicial/Administrative action
Human Rights Committee (CCPR)

Estonia

36. The State party should strengthen its efforts to reduce and prevent statelessness by addressing the remaining gaps, including by: (a) Establishing a statelessness determination procedure that ensures that stateless individuals are systematically identified and afforded protection; (b)...

36. The State party should strengthen its efforts to reduce and prevent statelessness by addressing the remaining gaps, including by: (a) Establishing a statelessness determination procedure that ensures that stateless individuals are systematically identified and afforded protection; (b) Facilitating the naturalization of persons with “undetermined citizenship” and removing excessive barriers that hinder the process; (c) Ensuring that every child has a nationality, in accordance with article 24 (3) of the Covenant, including by granting citizenship to stateless children aged between 15 and 18 as at 1 January 2016 and to children born to stateless parents, irrespective of their legal status.

Identification and determination procedures Access to nationality/Naturalization
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