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Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 1st

Kuwait

82.3. Accede to the 1954 Convention on the Status of Stateless Persons. 

82.3. Accede to the 1954 Convention on the Status of Stateless Persons. 

Recommending State: France

Recommendation Noted

International Instruments
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 1st

Kuwait

81.6. End all de jure and de facto discrimination against “Beduns” by affording en masse all Beduns equal protection under law, and in particular by conferring Kuwaiti nationality on a non-discriminatory basis and allowing for the use of social services to such persons. 

81.6. End all de jure and de facto discrimination against “Beduns” by affording en masse all Beduns equal protection under law, and in particular by conferring Kuwaiti nationality on a non-discriminatory basis and allowing for the use of social services to such persons. 

Recommending State: Israel

Recommendation Noted

Protection/Enjoyment of rights Remedy/Reparation Race/Ethnicity
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 1st

Kuwait

81.4. Recognize the right to Kuwaiti nationality of those persons who have been left stateless due to the nationality law in 1959, and provide for the same enjoyment of their human rights as to other citizens. 

81.4. Recognize the right to Kuwaiti nationality of those persons who have been left stateless due to the nationality law in 1959, and provide for the same enjoyment of their human rights as to other citizens. 

Recommending State: Slovakia

Recommendation Noted

Protection/Enjoyment of rights Remedy/Reparation
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 1st

Kuwait

82.2. Ratify the Convention relating to the status of stateless persons and the Convention relating to the reduction of statelessness. 

82.2. Ratify the Convention relating to the status of stateless persons and the
Convention relating to the reduction of statelessness

Recommending State: Netherlands

Recommendation Noted

International Instruments
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 1st

Grenada

71.2. Consider ratifying the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination, the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment, and the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, as well as the Optional...

71.2. Consider ratifying the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination, the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment, and the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, as well as the Optional Protocols thereto; the International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance; the First and Second Optional Protocols to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights; the Protocols to the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women and to the Convention on the Rights of the Child; and the Rome Statute; accede to the Conventions on refugees and stateless persons; and accomplish the human rights goals set out in Human Rights Council resolution 9/12. 

Recommending State: Brazil

Recommendation Accepted

International Instruments
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 1st

Kyrgyzstan

77.35. Undertake the corresponding measures to improve the birth registry system as recommended by the Committee on the Rights of the Child. 

77.35. Undertake the corresponding measures to improve the birth registry system as recommended by the Committee on the Rights of the Child. 

Recommending State: Uruguay

Recommendation Accepted

Birth registration
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 1st

Angola

97. To adopt further effective measures and policies aimed at increasing the number of registered births. 

97. To adopt further effective measures and policies aimed at increasing the number of registered births. 

Recommending State: Japan

Recommendation Accepted

Birth registration
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 1st

Bosnia and Herzegovina

31. To eliminate discriminatory provisions from the Constitution; to adopt comprehensive anti-discrimination legislation including, inter alia, protection against discrimination based on sex or gender; to strengthen the protection of persons against statelessness; and to adopt measures to...

31. To eliminate discriminatory provisions from the Constitution; to adopt comprehensive anti-discrimination legislation including, inter alia, protection against discrimination based on sex or gender; to strengthen the protection of persons against statelessness; and to adopt measures to guarantee universal birth registration under all circumstances, including for Roma children. 

Recommending State: Czechia

Recommendation Accepted

Birth registration
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 1st

Slovenia

84. To adopt further measures to facilitate access for “erased persons” to Slovenian citizenship. 

84. To adopt further measures to facilitate access for “erased persons” to Slovenian citizenship

Recommending State: Czechia

Recommendation Noted

Access to nationality/Naturalization
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 1st

Iran

35. Facilitate for all children born to Iranian mothers access to a birth certificate and Iranian nationality, regardless of the nationality of the father. 

35. Facilitate for all children born to Iranian mothers access to a birth certificate and Iranian nationality, regardless of the nationality of the father. 

Recommending State: Mexico

Recommendation Accepted

Access to nationality/Naturalization Birth registration Gender