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Latest items for Mali

Oct. 10, 2018, 12:58 p.m.
Countries: Mali
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 46.0 (latest available data for 2007-2017).
Oct. 10, 2018, 9:53 a.m.
Countries: Mali
Variables: BR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2018 statistical report, the adoescent birth rate (per 1000 women aged 15-19 years) was 174.0 based on data from 2007-2016.
Oct. 9, 2018, 2:07 p.m.
Countries: Mali
Variables: IM-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the under-five (0-5 years) mortality rate is 110.6 per 1000 live births and the neonatal mortality rate (infants who die within 28 days of birth) is 35.7 per 1000 live births (data is from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Countries: Mali
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 4.8 per 100,000 (data from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 9:30 a.m.
Countries: Madagascar, Mali
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, 44 percent of births were attended by skilled health personnel (latest data available from 2007-2017).
Oct. 5, 2018, 8:59 p.m.
Countries: Mali
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the average life expectancy for both sexes is 58.0 years, with the average life expectancy being 57.5 years for men and 58.4 years for women (data taken from global health estimates 2000-2016).
Oct. 4, 2018, 9:34 p.m.
Countries: Mali
Variables: INFIB-DATA-2

The table titled "Countries with highest prevlanece of FGM, 2004-2015" shows 89% of women between the ages of 15-49 years in Mali have undergone female genital mutilation (1).
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: Gambia, Mali
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, 57 percent of births were attended by skilled health personnel (data from 2006-2014).
Sept. 25, 2018, 8:33 a.m.
Countries: Mali
Variables: IM-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the under-five (0-5 years) mortality rate is 114.7 per 1000 live births and the neonatal mortality rate (infants who die within 28 days of birth) is 37.8 per 1000 live births (data is from 2015).
Sept. 24, 2018, 3:49 p.m.
Countries: Mali
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2016 statistical report, the maternal mortality rate is 587 per 100,000 live births (data reported is from 2015).
Sept. 24, 2018, 9:40 a.m.
Countries: Mali
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the average life expectancy for both sexes is 58.2 years, with the average life expectancy being 58.2 years for men and 58.3 years for women.
Sept. 19, 2018, 5:27 p.m.
Countries: Mali
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 27.3 (latest available data for 2005-2015).
Sept. 19, 2018, 7:35 a.m.
Countries: Mali
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2016 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 2.8 (per 100,000).
Sept. 18, 2018, 3:21 p.m.
Countries: Mali
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2017 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 5.7 (per 100,000).
Sept. 18, 2018, 3:20 p.m.
Countries: Mali
Variables: BR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2017 statistical report, the adoescent birth rate (per 1000 women aged 15-19 years) was 172 based on data from 2005-2014.
Sept. 4, 2018, 8:12 p.m.
Countries: Mali
Variables: LRW-DATA-1

According to Table 19.3 on page 312, 10.5% of women ages 15-49 experienced sexual violence in the past 12 months , from 2012-2013. This figure is based on survey data and was reported in French (TPJ - CODER COMMENT).
Aug. 28, 2018, 10:03 a.m.
Countries: Mali
Variables: AFE-PRACTICE-2

"The Committee remains concerned (see CEDAW/C/MLI/CO/5, para. 27) at the extremely low completion rate for girls at the secondary level owing to, among other things, . . . a preference for sending boys to school, resulting in a very high illiteracy rate (76 per cent) among women in the State party" (page 9).
Aug. 28, 2018, 10:03 a.m.
Countries: Mali
Variables: CBMC-DATA-1

"The Committee remains concerned (see CEDAW/C/MLI/CO/5, para. 27) at the extremely low completion rate for girls at the secondary level owing to, among other things, . . . early pregnancy" (page 9).
Aug. 28, 2018, 10:03 a.m.
Countries: Mali
Variables: VOTE-LAW-1

"The Committee notes with concern that, under article 28 of the Electoral Act (No. 06-044 of 4 September 2006), women with disabilities are automatically denied the right to vote on the basis of their disability" (page 9).
Aug. 28, 2018, 10:03 a.m.
Countries: Mali
Variables: MARR-LAW-3

"The Committee is deeply concerned that the progressive provisions on women’s rights included in the preliminary draft of the revised Personal and Family Code were lost during the second reading in the National Assembly as a result of pressure from conservative and religious groups, resulting in the 2011 Code, which contains many discriminatory provisions, including: . . . the requirement to obey one’s husband (art. 316); the husband’s designation as the head of the household and authority on the place of domicile (art. 319)" (page 13).
Aug. 28, 2018, 10:03 a.m.
Countries: Mali
Variables: MARR-PRACTICE-1

"Women face stigmatization by family and community members when reporting certain crimes, in particular conflict-related sexual and gender-based violence and harmful practices, including forced and early marriage, sexual slavery, rape and torture" (page 4). "The Committee expresses concern that harmful practices, such as child and forced marriage, polygamy, female genital mutilation and other forms of excision, humiliating and degrading widowhood practices, force-feeding, levirate and sororate, remain prevalent and unpunished in the State party" (page 6).
Aug. 28, 2018, 10:03 a.m.
Countries: Mali
Variables: PHBP-PRACTICE-1

"The Committee expresses concern that harmful practices, such as child and forced marriage, polygamy, female genital mutilation and other forms of excision, humiliating and degrading widowhood practices, force-feeding, levirate and sororate, remain prevalent and unpunished in the State party" (page 6) (Coder comment: the practice of force-feeding in Mali is intended to give young girls a rounder, more "mature-looking" body so that they can be married as soon as possible - ARR).
Aug. 28, 2018, 10:03 a.m.
Countries: Mali
Variables: ATFPA-PRACTICE-2

"[The Committee] notes that barriers to the participation of women in political and public life include . . . a lack of autonomy in keeping official household documents and the lower social status of women manifested in their inability either to obtain the necessary identification documents or to vote because of a lack of permission to do so" (page 9). "The Committee welcomes the adoption of a strategic framework for combating poverty, the intention of which is to facilitate women’s access to credit, land and equipment. It is concerned, however, about the lack of active participation by women in the design and implementation of these activities and about the discriminatory...more
Aug. 28, 2018, 10:03 a.m.
Countries: Mali
Variables: IAW-PRACTICE-1, IAD-PRACTICE-1

"The Committee . . . notes with concern the disproportionately adverse impact on rural women of the Land Code (2000), under which the application of customary law to land acquisition through succession, as well as to the administration of property, is recognized, thereby limiting women’s access to economic resources and financial credit" (page 11-12).
Aug. 28, 2018, 10:03 a.m.
Countries: Mali
Variables: ISTD-PRACTICE-1

"The Committee is concerned about the persistently high rates of maternal mortality, fertility, early and frequent pregnancy and the resulting demand for obstetric fistula services, HIV/AIDS prevalence among women in prostitution and acute malnutrition affecting women" (page 10).
Aug. 28, 2018, 10:03 a.m.
Countries: Mali
Variables: CIWM-PRACTICE-1

"The Committee expresses concern that harmful practices, such as child and forced marriage, polygamy, female genital mutilation and other forms of excision, humiliating and degrading widowhood practices, force-feeding, levirate and sororate, remain prevalent and unpunished in the State party" (page 6) (Coder comment: the practice of force-feeding in Mali is intended to give young girls a rounder, more "mature-looking" body so that they can be married as soon as possible - ARR). "The Committee is concerned about the persistently high rates of . . . acute malnutrition affecting women" (page 10).
Aug. 28, 2018, 10:03 a.m.
Countries: Mali
Variables: INFIB-LAW-1

"The Committee recalls its concern (see CEDAW/C/MLI/CO/5, para. 9) that there are no sanctions provided for in law for the violation of the constitutional prohibition of sex-based discrimination (art. 2) and, furthermore, that exceptions to non-discrimination exist in matters of family law and succession, in addition to practices harmful to the health of women and girls, including female genital mutilation and early marriage" (page 3-4). "The Committee notes that a bill to prohibit female genital mutilation was submitted to the National Assembly in 2009, that there is a bill creating a committee to follow up on that bill and that there is a national plan of action to combat female...more
Aug. 28, 2018, 10:03 a.m.
Countries: Mali
Variables: ATDW-LAW-5

"The Committee is deeply concerned that the progressive provisions on women’s rights included in the preliminary draft of the revised Personal and Family Code were lost during the second reading in the National Assembly as a result of pressure from conservative and religious groups, resulting in the 2011 Code, which contains many discriminatory provisions, including: . . . and the requirement for a waiting period for divorced women (art. 366) and widows (art. 373) to remarry" (page 13).
Aug. 28, 2018, 10:03 a.m.
Countries: Mali
Variables: CWC-DATA-2

"The Committee remains concerned (see CEDAW/C/MLI/CO/5, para. 29) that women, specifically in rural areas, are concentrated in the informal sector in non skilled and low-paid jobs and excluded from social protection . . . The Committee reiterates its concern (see CEDAW/C/MLI/CO/5, para. 33) about the inadequate funding of the health-care sector and the limited access to basic health-care services, including sexual and reproductive health care, in particular among rural women, women with disabilities and women living in conflict-affected areas" (page 10). "The Committee takes note of the extremely high rates of poverty (75.9 per cent) and food insecurity in rural areas in the State party and reiterates its previous concern...more