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Dec. 12, 2018, 5:07 p.m.
Countries: Ukraine
Variables: MURDER-DATA-4

According to the WHO violence and homocide statistics, the total femicide rate as of 2015 was 2.9 per 100,000 female population. For ages 15-44, the rate was calculated to be 1.19 per 100,000 female population.
Dec. 8, 2018, 10:18 p.m.
Countries: Bangladesh, Barbados, Botswana, Burundi, Egypt, Gambia, Georgia, Laos, Lebanon, Morocco, Pakistan, Palestine, Russia, South Africa, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Uganda, Ukraine, Zimbabwe
Variables: LRW-SCALE-11

12.0
Dec. 8, 2018, 9:45 p.m.
Countries: Albania, Algeria, Angola, Argentina, Austria, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Belarus, Bhutan, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burma/Myanmar, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, China, Congo, Cote D'Ivoire, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Djibouti, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Ethiopia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, India, Iraq, Italy, Jordan, Kenya, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lebanon, Lithuania, Macedonia, Madagascar, Maldives, Malta, Mauritius, Moldova, Mongolia, Morocco, Netherlands, Oman, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Somalia, Spain, Sudan, Switzerland, Thailand, Turkey, Uganda, Ukraine, Uruguay, Venezuela, Zambia
Variables: LRW-SCALE-4

1.0
Nov. 13, 2018, 1:46 p.m.
Countries: Albania, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, China, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Guyana, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Lebanon, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, Mauritius, Moldova, Montenegro, Netherlands, New Zealand, North Korea, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Trinidad/Tobago, Turkey, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay, Vietnam
Variables: BR-SCALE-1

0.0
Oct. 31, 2018, 2:32 p.m.
Countries: Ukraine
Variables: BR-DATA-1

According to 2018 data from the U.S. Census Bureau International base, the birth rate is 10.1 per 1000 population.
Oct. 29, 2018, 9:12 a.m.
Countries: Finland, Ukraine
Variables: BR-DATA-1

According to table 3 in the UN's most recent Population and Vital Statistics Report (last updated 2 January 2018), the live birth rate is 9.6 per 1000 people.
Oct. 23, 2018, 2:38 p.m.
Countries: Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Barbados, Belize, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Brunei, Bulgaria, Chile, China, Costa Rica, Fiji, Hungary, Iran, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Lebanon, Moldova, New Zealand, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Romania, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine, United States, Uruguay
Variables: MMR-SCALE-2

1.0
Oct. 23, 2018, 2:36 p.m.
Countries: Ukraine
Variables: MMR-SCALE-1

24.0
Oct. 23, 2018, 2:23 p.m.
Countries: Belarus, El Salvador, Estonia, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Mongolia, Russia, Solomon Islands, Syria, Ukraine, Venezuela, Vietnam
Variables: DACH-SCALE-2

0.0
Oct. 23, 2018, 2:21 p.m.
Countries: Algeria, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Bulgaria, Cambodia, China, Colombia, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Egypt, El Salvador, Fiji, Georgia, Guatemala, Honduras, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Libya, Macedonia, Malaysia, Mauritius, Moldova, Mongolia, Morocco, Nepal, Nicaragua, North Korea, Palestine, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Suriname, Tajikistan, Trinidad/Tobago, Tunisia, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Vietnam
Variables: DACH-SCALE-1

1.0
Oct. 10, 2018, 12:58 p.m.
Countries: Ukraine
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 68.0 (latest available data for 2007-2017).
Oct. 10, 2018, 9:53 a.m.
Countries: Ukraine
Variables: BR-DATA-1

According to the WHO 2018 statistical report, the adoescent birth rate (per 1000 women aged 15-19 years) was 26.1 based on data from 2007-2016.
Oct. 9, 2018, 2:07 p.m.
Countries: Ukraine
Variables: IM-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the under-five (0-5 years) mortality rate is 9.1 per 1000 live births and the neonatal mortality rate (infants who die within 28 days of birth) is 5.4 per 1000 live births (data is from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Countries: Ukraine
Variables: SUICIDE-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the suicide mortality rate is 22.4 per 100,000 (data from 2016).
Oct. 8, 2018, 9:30 a.m.
Countries: Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Belarus, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Botswana, Brunei, Bulgaria, Chile, China, Croatia, Cuba, Czech Republic, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Fiji, Finland, Georgia, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kuwait, Latvia, Libya, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, Mauritius, Moldova, North Korea, Oman, Poland, Qatar, Russia, Serbia, Singapore, Slovenia, South Korea, Trinidad/Tobago, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay, Uzbekistan
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, 100 percent of births were attended by skilled health personnel (latest data available from 2007-2017).
Oct. 5, 2018, 8:59 p.m.
Countries: Ukraine
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

According to the 2018 WHO statistical report, the average life expectancy for both sexes is 72.5 years, with the average life expectancy being 67.6 years for men and 77.1 years for women (data taken from global health estimates 2000-2016).
Oct. 5, 2018, 5:56 p.m.
Countries: Ukraine
Variables: CWC-DATA-2

"Women themselves, especially those in rural areas and those belonging to disadvantaged groups, in particular Roma women, are unaware of their rights under the Convention and thus lack the information necessary to claim them" (Pg 8). "While recognizing the adoption of the new decentralization strategies in rural areas, the Committee expresses concern at the disadvantaged status of women in rural areas and regrets the limited data on their situation and the insufficient measures taken by the State party to address poverty among rural women and to fully ensure their access to justice, education, health-care services, housing, formal employment, skills development and training opportunities, income-generating opportunities and microcredit. The Committee is...more
Oct. 5, 2018, 5:56 p.m.
Countries: Ukraine
Variables: ERBG-DATA-1

"The persistently wide and increasing gender pay gap in all sectors, the continued occupational segregation in the labour market and women’s concentration in low-paid jobs in the formal and informal sectors" (Pg 13).
Oct. 5, 2018, 5:56 p.m.
Countries: Ukraine
Variables: AOM-PRACTICE-1, AOM-LAW-1

"The Committee notes with appreciation that the State party raised the minimum age for marriage to 18 years for girls, but, it is concerned that the practice of marriage below that age still persists in Roma communities" (Pg 16).
Oct. 5, 2018, 5:56 p.m.
Countries: Ukraine
Variables: LRW-PRACTICE-1

"While acknowledging the State party’s efforts to respect its obligations under the Convention, the Committee is concerned at the exacerbation of violence against women in certain areas in the regions of Donetsk and Luhansk, as well as in the temporarily occupied Autonomous Republic of Crimea and the city of Sevastopol, since the conflict broke out.1 It is concerned that, notwithstanding the underreporting of cases of sexual violence as a result of stigma and fear of reprisals, among other reasons, there is evidence of many cases of sexual violence in the conflict-affected areas" (Pg 5). "That the capacity of law enforcement officials and the judiciary to investigate, document and prosecute cases...more
Oct. 5, 2018, 5:56 p.m.
Countries: Ukraine
Variables: LRW-PRACTICE-2

"While acknowledging the State party’s efforts to respect its obligations under the Convention, the Committee is concerned at the exacerbation of violence against women in certain areas in the regions of Donetsk and Luhansk, as well as in the temporarily occupied Autonomous Republic of Crimea and the city of Sevastopol, since the conflict broke out.1 It is concerned that, notwithstanding the underreporting of cases of sexual violence as a result of stigma and fear of reprisals, among other reasons, there is evidence of many cases of sexual violence in the conflict-affected areas" (Pg 5). "That there is a lack of measures to provide timely and comprehensive assistance to survivors of...more
Oct. 5, 2018, 5:56 p.m.
Countries: Ukraine
Variables: MISA-PRACTICE-2

"Increase in tuberculosis, sexually transmitted infections and HIV among women and the problem of alcoholism and drug addiction among women" (Pg 14).
Oct. 5, 2018, 5:56 p.m.
Countries: Ukraine
Variables: ATFPA-PRACTICE-2

"The Committee remains concerned at the persistence in political discourse, in the media and in society of deep-rooted patriarchal attitudes and discriminatory stereotypes concerning the roles and responsibilities of women and men in the family, which perpetuate women’s subordination within the family and society and are reflected in, among other things, women’s educational and professional choices, their limited participation in political and public life, their unequal participation in the labour market and their unequal status in family relations. The Committee recalls that such discriminatory stereotypes are also root causes of violence against women and expresses concern that, to date, the State party has not taken sustained measures to modify or...more
Oct. 5, 2018, 5:56 p.m.
Countries: Ukraine
Variables: TRAFF-PRACTICE-1, IRP-PRACTICE-1

"The Committee notes with appreciation the efforts undertaken by the State party to combat trafficking in persons and to protect victims of trafficking, but is seriously concerned that the growth of unemployment, corruption, the decline in standards of living of the population, the ongoing crisis and insufficient implementation of anti-trafficking legislation and related action plans create favourable conditions for the alarming situation of widespread trafficking in the State party. The Committee is further concerned at the reports of violence and discrimination against women in prostitution, which results in various forms of abuse, including extortion, beatings, exploitation of women under so-called “subbotnik” schemes, and rape, the limited assistance available to them...more
Oct. 5, 2018, 5:56 p.m.
Countries: Ukraine
Variables: LBHO-PRACTICE-2, ATFPA-PRACTICE-3

"The Committee remains concerned at the persistence in political discourse, in the media and in society of deep-rooted patriarchal attitudes and discriminatory stereotypes concerning the roles and responsibilities of women and men in the family, which perpetuate women’s subordination within the family and society and are reflected in, among other things, women’s educational and professional choices, their limited participation in political and public life, their unequal participation in the labour market and their unequal status in family relations. The Committee recalls that such discriminatory stereotypes are also root causes of violence against women and expresses concern that, to date, the State party has not taken sustained measures to modify or...more
Oct. 5, 2018, 5:56 p.m.
Countries: Ukraine
Variables: LBHO-LAW-2

"The Committee notes with appreciation the amendment to the legislation on political parties, which establishes a minimum quota of 30 per cent for women candidates on the electoral lists of political parties in the districts at the national level in legislative elections. While noting the State party’s efforts to take temporary special measures in the private sector, in particular in the supervisory councils of State enterprises, the Committee is concerned, about the lack of implementation in practice of temporary special measures in the State party" (Pg 9).
Oct. 5, 2018, 5:56 p.m.
Countries: Ukraine
Variables: DACH-PRACTICE-3

"The Committee is concerned at the lack of public policies and measures to protect the rights of women and girls with disabilities, including their rights to inclusive education, health care, employment, housing and participation in political and public life, as well as at the absence of mechanisms to protect women and girls with disabilities from intersecting forms of discrimination and from violence and abuse. The Committee is also concerned at the alleged practice of forced sterilization of a woman recognized as legally incapable, with the consent of her guardian and without her free and informed consent" (Pg 15).
Oct. 5, 2018, 5:56 p.m.
Countries: Ukraine
Variables: ATC-DATA-6

"National Plan of Action for the implementation of Security Council resolution 1325 (2000) on women and peace and security (2016-2020)" (Pg 2). "Despite the State party’s efforts, the prevailing impunity for human rights violations and abuses committed in the context of the crisis in and around the State party, in particular some areas of the Donetsk and Luhansk regions, has had a severe impact on civilians, in particular women and girls in disadvantaged situations, such as internally displaced women, rural women, older women, women with disabilities, Roma women, lesbian, bisexual and transgender women and women from other minorities. In particular, the Committee is concerned that this situation, along with pervasive...more
Oct. 5, 2018, 5:56 p.m.
Countries: Ukraine
Variables: AFE-PRACTICE-1

"The Committee is further concerned that schools offer 'life skills lessons' where girls are taught cooking and sewing, while boys are taught woodworking and carpentry, a situation that also upholds traditional gender roles in society. It is concerned about the unequal access of women to the universities of the Ministry of the Interior and Defence. The Committee is also concerned at the high dropout rates among Roma girls" (Pg 12).
Oct. 5, 2018, 5:56 p.m.
Countries: Ukraine
Variables: DACH-PRACTICE-1

"Increased rates of breast cancer in the State party, which is the leading cause of mortality in women of working age and the lack of diagnostic, prevention and mammography services" (Pg 14).