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Latest items for ATC-DATA-2

Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Cuba
Variables: ATC-DATA-2

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Nov. 30, 2016, 8:42 p.m.
Countries: Mali
Variables: ATC-DATA-2

"Mali has ratified the Convention without reservation" (5).
Aug. 23, 2016, 12:34 p.m.
Countries: East Timor
Variables: ATC-DATA-2, ATC-DATA-4

"After the restoration of Timor-Leste independence on 20 May 2002, the state of TimorLeste ratified the CEDAW Convention (without reservation) and the Optional Protocol to CEDAW in 2003" (6).
March 8, 2016, 5:53 p.m.
Countries: Solomon Islands
Variables: ATC-DATA-2

Solomon Islands does not have any reservations to CEDAW (ORR-CODER COMMENT).
Jan. 14, 2016, 2:29 p.m.
Countries: Bahrain
Variables: ATC-DATA-2

"Bahrain makes five reservations" (4).
Nov. 3, 2015, 1:07 a.m.
Countries: Vietnam
Variables: ATC-DATA-2

"Building on its stance as stated in the previous Reports, Viet Nam continues to reserve Section 1, Article 29 of the Convention in this Report" (6)
Oct. 9, 2015, 6:35 p.m.
Countries: United Kingdom
Variables: ATC-DATA-2

"The Committee recalls its concluding observations of 2008 regarding the State party’s commitment to reviewing the reservations to articles 1, 2, 9, 11, 15 and 16 of the Convention, with a view to withdrawing them. The Committee regrets that the State party continues to maintain its reservations, but notes that the Isle of Man, independently, intends to withdraw some of the reservations" (2)
Aug. 19, 2015, 1:54 p.m.
Countries: Qatar
Variables: ATC-DATA-2

"The State decided to renounce its option of entering general reservations when it acceded to the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women and to enter reservations only to specific paragraphs of the text. It provided an explanation of its reasons for entering the reservations in question" (16-17).
Aug. 18, 2015, 10:46 a.m.
Countries: Afghanistan
Variables: ATC-DATA-2

"The Committee commends the State party for having ratified the Convention without reservations" (1)
Aug. 11, 2015, 4:43 p.m.
Countries: Syria
Variables: ATC-DATA-2

"The [UN CEDAW] Committee welcomes the renewed commitment of the State party to withdraw its reservations to articles 2 and 15 (4) of the Convention. However, it is concerned that no consideration has so far been given to the withdrawal of the remaining reservations of the State party to articles 9 (2), 16 (1) (c), (d), (f) and (g), 16 (2) and 29 (1)" (5)
Aug. 3, 2015, 3:36 p.m.
Countries: France
Variables: ATC-DATA-2

"... pursuant to the Committee's recommendations, the French authorities on 14 October 2013 notified the Secretary-General of the United Nations of the withdrawal of all of the country's reservations and declarations to the Convention so that it may be fully and comprehensively implemented in France" (page 2).
July 28, 2015, 11:31 p.m.
Countries: India
Variables: ATC-DATA-2

"India ratified CEDAW with two declarations and one reservation" (8)
July 14, 2015, 11:03 a.m.
Countries: Afghanistan
Variables: ATC-DATA-2, ATC-DATA-3

"The Committee commends the State party for having ratified the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women without reservations" (page 1).
May 29, 2015, 7:24 p.m.
Countries: Jordan
Variables: ATC-DATA-2

"While commending the State party for withdrawing its reservation to article 15, paragraph 4, of the Convention and while aware of the information provided during the dialogue on its intention to introduce a permanent Passport Act, the Committee reiterates its concern about the State party’s reluctance to lift the remaining reservations to articles 9, paragraph 2, and 16, paragraph 1 (c), (d) and (g). The Committee is not convinced of the political and cultural constraints preventing the lifting of the above-mentioned reservations as argued by the State party" (2-3)
April 3, 2015, 2:45 p.m.
Countries: Algeria
Variables: ATC-DATA-2

"Algeria ratified CEDAW in 1996, with reservations to several key provisions. Article 2 (adoption of measures to eliminate discrimination), article 9 (2) (transfer of nationality to children), article 15 (4) (freedom of movement and choice of residency), and article 16 (equality in marriage and at its dissolution) apply only to the extent that they do not go against national law and in particular the Family Code. Algeria withdrew its reservation to article 9 (2) following reform of the Nationality Code in 2005. The other reservations remain in force" (para 29). Three reservations to CEDAW in force (HLH-CODER COMMENT)
Oct. 14, 2014, 12:43 p.m.
Countries: Jordan
Variables: ATC-DATA-2

"The UN CEDAW Committee and the UN Special Rapporteur on violence against women urged the government to amend the Citizenship and Nationality Law to... lift reservations to Articles 9 and 16 of CEDAW relating to nationality and to discrimination in family relations. In November, the Prime Minister said the government would address these reservations" (143)
Aug. 25, 2014, 1:45 p.m.
Countries: Afghanistan
Variables: ATC-DATA-2

“The Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW), which was ratified by the Government of Afghanistan in 2003 without any reservations…” (7)
July 18, 2014, 4:24 p.m.
Countries: Uzbekistan, Yemen
Variables: ATC-DATA-2

"No reservations" (63)
July 18, 2014, 4:18 p.m.
Countries: Turkmenistan, Uganda
Variables: ATC-DATA-2

"No reservations" (62)
July 18, 2014, 3:54 p.m.
Countries: Senegal, Sierra Leone, Suriname, Tajikistan, Togo
Variables: ATC-DATA-2

"No reservations" (60)
July 18, 2014, 3:27 p.m.
Countries: Nigeria
Variables: ATC-DATA-2

"No reservations" (58)
July 18, 2014, 3:11 p.m.
Countries: Mozambique
Variables: ATC-DATA-2

"No reservations" (57)
July 18, 2014, 2:56 p.m.
Countries: Mali
Variables: ATC-DATA-2

"No reservations" (55)
July 16, 2014, 11:15 p.m.
Countries: Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan
Variables: ATC-DATA-2

"No reservations" (53)
July 16, 2014, 10:44 p.m.
Countries: Gabon, Gambia, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Indonesia
Variables: ATC-DATA-2

"No reservations" (52)
July 16, 2014, 8:26 p.m.
Countries: Cote D'Ivoire, Djibouti
Variables: ATC-DATA-2

"No reservations" (51)
July 16, 2014, 8:23 p.m.
Countries: Azerbaijan, Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Chad, Comoros
Variables: ATC-DATA-2

"No reservations" (50)
July 16, 2014, 8:22 p.m.
Countries: Albania
Variables: ATC-DATA-2

"No reservations" (49)
July 16, 2014, 8:19 p.m.
Countries: Afghanistan
Variables: ATC-DATA-2

"No reservations" (49)
July 7, 2014, 9:20 a.m.
Countries: Palestine
Variables: ATC-DATA-2

"Palestine is acceding to eight human rights treaties without making a single reservation" (para 3). The treaties mentioned include the CEDAW (CEP-CODER COMMENT)