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Number of results found: 1196

Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Qatar

134.192 Amend the law to allow children of Qatari women married to foreign spouses to receive Qatari citizenship if they so choose. 

134.192 Amend the law to allow children of Qatari women married to foreign spouses to receive Qatari citizenship if they so choose. 

Recommending State: United States of America

Recommendation Noted

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

Qatar

134.164 Amend its citizenship laws to allow children to acquire their nationality through both maternal and paternal lines without distinction. 

134.164 Amend its citizenship laws to allow children to acquire their nationality through both maternal and paternal lines without distinction. 

Recommending State: Slovenia

Recommendation Noted

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

Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)

119.265 Take all necessary measures to ensure universal, free birth registration, including by reviewing the civil registration law, implementing “catch-up” policies and strengthening cooperation with health centres and maternity centres. 

119.265 Take all necessary measures to ensure universal, free birth registration, including by reviewing the civil registration law, implementing “catch-up” policies and strengthening cooperation with health centres and maternity centres. 

Recommending State: Bulgaria

Recommendation Accepted

Birth registration
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)

119.5 Consider ratifying the Convention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons and the Convention on the Reduction of Statelessness. 

119.5 Consider ratifying the Convention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons and the Convention on the Reduction of Statelessness

Recommending State: Cote d'Ivoire

Recommendation Accepted

International Instruments
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)

119.266 Finalize the process of establishing an inter-institutional national committee mandated to address issues of statelessness. 

119.266 Finalize the process of establishing an inter-institutional national committee mandated to address issues of statelessness

Recommending State: Kenya

Recommendation Accepted

Implementing measures - Other
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)

119.264 Put in place measures to address the issue of birth certificates for children, especially returnees, refugees and internally displaced persons. 

119.264 Put in place measures to address the issue of birth certificates for children, especially returnees, refugees and internally displaced persons. 

Recommending State: Angola

Recommendation Accepted

Birth registration
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)

119.267 Reform the relevant laws to address statelessness, and facilitate birth registration and the issuance of identity documents. 

119.267 Reform the relevant laws to address statelessness, and facilitate birth registration and the issuance of identity documents. 

Recommending State: Mexico

Recommendation Accepted

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

Ethiopia

163.327 Enhance the system of child registration at birth, especially in rural areas and among migrant and refugee children. 

163.327 Enhance the system of child registration at birth, especially in rural areas and among migrant and refugee children. 

Recommending State: Holy See

Recommendation Accepted

Birth registration
Universal Periodic Review (UPR) 3rd

Albania

95.197 Strengthen the measures to avoid statelessness, especially for groups in vulnerable situations, facilitating the process of naturalization for refugees and Roma. 

95.197 Strengthen the measures to avoid statelessness, especially for groups in vulnerable situations, facilitating the process of naturalization for refugees and Roma. 

Recommending State: Argentina

Recommendation Accepted

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

Bhutan

158.63 Enable women to transmit Bhutanese nationality to their children under the same conditions as men. 

158.63 Enable women to transmit Bhutanese nationality to their children under the same conditions as men. 

Recommending State: France

Recommendation Noted

Gender