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Number of results found: 1930

Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Mauritania

130.247 Take measures to ensure the systematic registration and issuance of birth certificates to all children born on national territory regardless of their status. 

130.247 Take measures to ensure the systematic registration and issuance of birth certificates to all children born on national territory regardless of their status. 

Recommending State: Kenya

Recommendation Accepted

Birth registration
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Mauritania

130.236 Continue to reinforce international and domestic laws to ensure equal rights between men and women, in particular with regard to the transfer of nationality to children and spouses as well as the right to own and inherit land. 

130.236 Continue to reinforce international and domestic laws to ensure equal rights between men and women, in particular with regard to the transfer of nationality to children and spouses as well as the right to own and inherit land. 

Recommending State: Ghana

Recommendation Noted

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

Mauritania

130.45 Decriminalise apostasy and amend the Constitution to protect freedom of religion and allow people of a non-Muslim faith to remain citizens. 

130.45 Decriminalise apostasy and amend the Constitution to protect freedom of religion and allow people of a non-Muslim faith to remain citizens. 

Recommending State: Australia

Recommendation Noted

Loss/Deprivation Religion Legislative/Judicial/Administrative action
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Mauritania

130.124 Ensure the freedom of expression of all religious groups and cease the practice of rescinding citizenship from Christian converts. 

130.124 Ensure the freedom of expression of all religious groups and cease the practice of rescinding citizenship from Christian converts. 

Recommending State: Holy See

Recommendation Noted

Loss/Deprivation Religion
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Lebanon

150.291 Take measures towards reducing and preventing statelessness. 

150.291 Take measures towards reducing and preventing statelessness. 

Recommending State: Mozambique

Recommendation Noted

Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Lebanon

150.289 Enact a unified personal status law, amend the nationality law to afford women the same rights as men, and adopt a comprehensive legal framework to prevent and respond to gender-based violence and harassment. 

150.289 Enact a unified personal status law, amend the nationality law to afford women the same rights as men, and adopt a comprehensive legal framework to prevent and respond to gender-based violence and harassment. 

Recommending State: Australia

Recommendation Noted

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

Lebanon

150.71 Promote equal rights for men and women regarding marriage, inheritance, divorce and transmission of nationality to their children. 

150.71 Promote equal rights for men and women regarding marriage, inheritance, divorce and transmission of nationality to their children. 

Recommending State: Brazil

Recommendation Noted

Gender
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Lebanon

150.293 Work to amend the nationality law to ensure the right of children to acquire nationality from the mother’s side. 

150.293 Work to amend the nationality law to ensure the right of children to acquire nationality from the mother’s side. 

Recommending State: Sudan

Recommendation Noted

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

Lebanon

150.287 Amend the nationality law to ensure that Lebanese women married to foreigners can pass on their citizenship to their children and spouses on an equal basis with men without delay. 

150.287 Amend the nationality law to ensure that Lebanese women married to foreigners can pass on their citizenship to their children and spouses on an equal basis with men without delay. 

Recommending State: Finland

Recommendation Noted

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

Lebanon

150.215 Take effective measures in order to accelerate the increase in the representation of women in all spheres of public and political life and amend its legislation so that it treats equally all women and men with respect to marriage, divorce and inheritance rights, as well as conferring...

150.215 Take effective measures in order to accelerate the increase in the representation of women in all spheres of public and political life and amend its legislation so that it treats equally all women and men with respect to marriage, divorce and inheritance rights, as well as conferring citizenship to their children and spouses. 

Recommending State: Czechia

Recommendation Noted

Gender Legislative/Judicial/Administrative action