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Number of results found: 2006

Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 2nd

Madagascar

108.62 Step up efforts to improve the civil registration service so that all children will be registered at birth. 

108.62 Step up efforts to improve the civil registration service so that all children will be registered at birth. 

Recommending State: Turkey

Recommendation Accepted

Birth registration
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 2nd

Madagascar

108.63 Reform its nationality law to ensure that all citizens have equal right to confer nationality to their children and the children born to citizen mothers are no longer at risk of statelessness. 

108.63 Reform its nationality law to ensure that all citizens have equal right to confer nationality to their children and the children born to citizen mothers are no longer at risk of statelessness

Recommending State: United States of America

Recommendation Accepted

Gender Legislative/Judicial/Administrative action
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 2nd

Iran

138.112 Continue working so that Iranian women have the right to transmit their nationality to their children. 

138.112 Continue working so that Iranian women have the right to transmit their nationality to their children. 

Recommending State: Guatemala

Recommendation Noted

Gender
Committee against Torture (CAT)

Kazakhstan

28. The Committee invites the State party to consider ratifying the other United Nations human rights treaties to which it is not yet party, namely (...) the Convention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons, the Convention on the Reduction of Statelessness, (...).

28. The Committee invites the State party to consider ratifying the other United Nations human rights treaties to which it is not yet party, namely (...) the Convention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons, the Convention on the Reduction of Statelessness, (...).

International Instruments
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 2nd

Italy

145.18 Accede to the 1961 Convention on the Reduction of Statelessness, and streamline the administrative process in order to reduce the number of stateless persons. 

145.18 Accede to the 1961 Convention on the Reduction of Statelessness, and
streamline the administrative process in order to reduce the number of stateless persons. 

Recommending State: Hungary

Recommendation Accepted

International Instruments Legislative/Judicial/Administrative action
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 2nd

Slovenia

115.17 Accede to the 1961 Convention on the Reduction of Statelessness and take all relevant measures in order to reduce the number of stateless persons. 

115.17 Accede to the 1961 Convention on the Reduction of Statelessness and take all relevant measures in order to reduce the number of stateless persons. 

Recommending State: Hungary

Recommendation Noted

International Instruments
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 2nd

Slovenia

115.53 Continue to formulate, implement and enhance public policies aimed at raising awareness of discrimination-related issues in society and ensure effective remedies to victims of discrimination and statelessness. 

115.53 Continue to formulate, implement and enhance public policies aimed at raising awareness of discrimination-related issues in society and ensure effective remedies to victims of discrimination and statelessness

Recommending State: Brazil

Recommendation Accepted

Remedy/Reparation Legislative/Judicial/Administrative action Awareness raising/Capacity building/Training
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 2nd

Slovenia

115.100 Take all appropriate measures to enable and facilitate the acquisition of Slovenian citizenship by the “erased persons”, paying particular attention to the children of “erased persons” in 1992, who are still stateless. Ensure compensation for all “erased persons” and, in this regard,...

115.100 Take all appropriate measures to enable and facilitate the acquisition of Slovenian citizenship by the “erased persons”, paying particular attention to the children of “erased persons” in 1992, who are still stateless. Ensure compensation for all “erased persons” and, in this regard, review their compensation schemes, on the basis of the amounts and criteria established by the European Court of Human Rights and ensure the implementation of measures to reintegrate “erased persons”. 

Recommending State: France

Recommendation Accepted

Remedy/Reparation
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 2nd

Angola

134.75 Improve the birth registration system, as previously recommended. 

134.75 Improve the birth registration system, as previously recommended. 

Recommending State: Italy

Recommendation Accepted

Birth registration
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 2nd

Angola

134.80 Consider without delay to adopt a new legislation on free birth registration. 

134.80 Consider without delay to adopt a new legislation on free birth registration. 

Recommending State: Slovenia

Recommendation Accepted

Birth registration