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Oct. 10, 2018, 12:58 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: DACH-PRACTICE-2

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the proportion of married or in-union women of reproductive age (15-49 years) who have their need for family planning satisified wih modern methods is 44.0 (latest available data for 2007-2017).
Oct. 10, 2018, 9:53 a.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: BR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2018 statistical report, the adoescent birth rate (per 1000 women aged 15-19 years) was 49.0 based on data from 2007-2016.
Oct. 9, 2018, 2:07 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: IM-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the under-five (0-5 years) mortality rate is 67.0 per 1000 live births and the neonatal mortality rate (infants who die within 28 days of birth) is 24.6 per 1000 live births (data is from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 11.7 per 100,000 (data from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 9:30 a.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, 42 percent of births were attended by skilled health personnel (latest data available from 2007-2017).
Oct. 5, 2018, 8:59 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the average life expectancy for both sexes is 63.5 years, with the average life expectancy being 61.3 years for men and 65.7 years for women (data taken from global health estimates 2000-2016).
Sept. 26, 2018, 3:01 p.m.
Countries: Haiti, Mali, Tanzania
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

According to the 2017 WHO statistical report, 49 percent of births were attended by skilled health personnel (data from 2005-2016).
Sept. 26, 2018, 2:04 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, 37 percent of births were attended by skilled health personnel (data from 2006-2014).
Sept. 25, 2018, 8:33 a.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: IM-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the under-five (0-5 years) mortality rate is 69.0 per 1000 live births and the neonatal mortality rate (infants who die within 28 days of birth) is 25.4 per 1000 live births (data is from 2015).
Sept. 24, 2018, 3:49 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2016 statistical report, the maternal mortality rate is 359 per 100,000 live births (data reported is from 2015).
Sept. 24, 2018, 9:40 a.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the average life expectancy for both sexes is 63.5 years, with the average life expectancy being 61.5 years for men and 65.5 years for women.
Sept. 19, 2018, 5:27 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: DACH-PRACTICE-2

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the proportion of married or in-union women of reproductive age who have their need for family planning satisified is 44.8 (latest available data for 2005-2015).
Sept. 19, 2018, 7:35 a.m.
Countries: Bahamas, Ghana, Haiti
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 2.3 (per 100,000).
Sept. 18, 2018, 3:21 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2017 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 11.2 (per 100,000).
Sept. 18, 2018, 3:20 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: BR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2017 statistical report, the adoescent birth rate (per 1000 women aged 15-19 years) was 66 based on data from 2005-2014.
May 9, 2018, 4:01 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: AFE-DATA-1

"The Committee is concerned about...The low enrolment and dramatic progressive decline in completion rates of girls at the secondary school level, particularly in rural areas, owing to extreme poverty and child labour by girls" (10).
May 9, 2018, 4:01 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: DACH-PRACTICE-1

"The Committee is concerned about…The lack of age-appropriate sexual and reproductive health and rights education at all levels of education" (10). "However, it is concerned about the inadequate budget allocated to the health sector, particularly to maternity care, its heavy reliance on external financial support and women’s limited access to basic health services and essential obstetric care, in particular in rural areas" (12).
May 9, 2018, 4:01 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

"It notes its concern regarding the high rates of maternal mortality" (12).
May 9, 2018, 4:01 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: AFE-LAW-1

"The Committee notes the efforts of the State party to increase women’s and girls’ participation in education and reduce their illiteracy rate by the 2011 launch of a 'free and compulsory education programme'” (10).
May 9, 2018, 4:01 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: ERBG-DATA-1

"Women face…a gender wage gap, particularly in the private sector" (11).
May 9, 2018, 4:01 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: DACH-PRACTICE-2

"It notes its concern regarding the...extremely low use of modern contraceptives" (12).
May 9, 2018, 4:01 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: ERBG-DATA-2

"Women face high unemployment rates" (11).
May 9, 2018, 4:01 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: LRW-LAW-1

"No legislation has been adopted specifically criminalizing violence against women, including…sexual violence" (7).
May 9, 2018, 4:01 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: IIP-LAW-2

"No legislation has been adopted specifically criminalizing violence against women, including…sexual harassment" (7).
May 9, 2018, 4:01 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: TRAFF-LAW-1

"The Committee welcomes the progress achieved since the consideration in 2009 of the State party's combined initial to seventh periodic reports…in undertaking legislative reforms, in particular the adoption of…The Human Trafficking Act, in 2014" (1-2). "The Committee welcomes the fact that in the period since the consideration of the previous report, the State party has ratified or acceded to the following international and regional instruments...Protocol to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons, especially Women and Children, supplementing the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime, in 2011" (2). "The Committee welcomes the adoption of the Law to combat trafficking in human beings" (8).
May 9, 2018, 4:01 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: GP-DATA-1

"The number of women ministers has declined since the last review" (9).
May 9, 2018, 4:01 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: TRAFF-PRACTICE-1

"The Committee welcomes the adoption of the Law to combat trafficking in human beings. However, it is concerned about the lack of an action plan to ensure its implementation. The Committee is particularly concerned that trafficking in women and girls, especially at the border with the Dominican Republic, is ongoing, and that cases of human trafficking are reportedly often not investigated by the police" (8).
May 9, 2018, 4:01 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: ATC-DATA-6

"The Committee welcomes the State party's efforts to improve its institutional an policy framework aimed at accelerating the elimination of discrimination against women and promoting gender equality, such as the adoption or establishment of the following: (a) Policy of Gender Equality (2014-2034) and related National Plan of Action (2014-2020)...(e) Inclusion in the Strategic Development Plan for Haiti of an action plan to ensure gender equality (2012); (f) Second National Plan to Combat Violence against Women (2012-2016)" (2).
May 9, 2018, 4:01 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: LBHO-DATA-1

"No woman has been elected into the Parliament since the introduction of these quotas and, hence, women continue to be underrepresented in legislative bodies at the national and municipal levels" (9).
May 9, 2018, 4:01 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: TRAFF-PRACTICE-2

"The Committee is particularly concerned that trafficking in women and girls, especially at the border with the Dominican Republic, is ongoing" (8).