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  • Stateless Persons
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Number of results found: 1930

Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Georgia

148.254 Take further measures to address the difficulties of returnees in acquiring Georgian citizenship, language learning, education and employment.

148.254 Take further measures to address the difficulties of returnees in acquiring Georgian citizenship, language learning, education and employment.

Recommending State: Turkey

Recommendation Noted

(Forced) migration context Access to nationality/Naturalization
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Georgia

148.266 Ensure that all stateless persons, including children born in the territory, can acquire Georgian nationality without discrimination.

148.266 Ensure that all stateless persons, including children born in the territory, can acquire Georgian nationality without discrimination.

Recommending State: Chile

Recommendation Noted

Remedy/Reparation Born on territory
Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (CESCR)

Latvia

17. The Committee recommends that the State party intensify its efforts to facilitate access to naturalization and phase out the separate legal category of non-citizen, thus reducing gradually and finally eliminating the number of persons without nationality. It also recommends that the...

17. The Committee recommends that the State party intensify its efforts to facilitate access to naturalization and phase out the separate legal category of non-citizen, thus reducing gradually and finally eliminating the number of persons without nationality. It also recommends that the State party take targeted measures to ensure that those who currently hold non-citizen status have non-discriminatory access to economic, social and cultural rights, including equality of opportunity and treatment in employment.

Protection/Enjoyment of rights Remedy/Reparation
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Nepal

159.176 Amend the Citizenship Act to enable citizenship documentation at birth and to repeal gender discriminatory provisions.

159.176 Amend the Citizenship Act to enable citizenship documentation at birth and to repeal gender discriminatory provisions.

Recommending State: Germany

Recommendation Accepted

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

Nepal

159.166 Ensure full equality between men and women with respect to conferring citizenship on their children and spouse, including by amending provisions in the Constitution and Citizenship Act amendment bill 2020.

159.166 Ensure full equality between men and women with respect to conferring citizenship on their children and spouse, including by amending provisions in the Constitution and Citizenship Act amendment bill 2020.

Recommending State: Canada

Recommendation Accepted

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

Nepal

159.193 Amend the provisions of its normative framework that contravene the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women in order to guarantee a non-discriminatory approach to the granting of citizenship. 

159.193 Amend the provisions of its normative framework that contravene the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women in order to guarantee a non-discriminatory approach to the granting of citizenship. 

Recommending State: Panama

Recommendation Accepted

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

Nepal

159.174 Ensure that the rights to acquire, transfer and retain citizenship are extended equally to all women and their children.

159.174 Ensure that the rights to acquire, transfer and retain citizenship are extended equally to all women and their children.

Recommending State: Finland

Recommendation Accepted

Gender
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Nepal

159.232 Register and verify all Tibetan, Bhutanese and other refugees followed by issuance of identity documents with the formal right to work and access services.

159.232 Register and verify all Tibetan, Bhutanese and other refugees followed by issuance of identity documents with the formal right to work and access services.

Recommending State: United States of America

Recommendation Noted

(Forced) migration context Nationality/Identity documentation
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Nepal

159.163 Ensure, in law and in practice, the effective combat of sexual violence and the end of discriminatory measures against women and girls, including in policies related to access to justice, attribution of nationality and prevention of trafficking in persons.

159.163 Ensure, in law and in practice, the effective combat of sexual violence and the end of discriminatory measures against women and girls, including in policies related to access to justice, attribution of nationality and prevention of trafficking in persons.

Recommending State: Brazil

Recommendation Accepted

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

Oman

134.256 Grant women the same rights as men with respect to the nationality of their sons and daughters. 

134.256 Grant women the same rights as men with respect to the nationality of their sons and daughters. 

Recommending State: Mexico

Recommendation Noted

Gender