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Latest items for Algeria

June 7, 2021, 2:17 p.m.
Countries: Algeria
Variables: ATC-DATA-3

"Reservations: 1) Article 2: The Government of the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria declares that it is prepared to apply the provisions of this article on condition that they do not conflict with the provisions of the Algerian Family Code. 2) Article 15, paragraph 4: The Government of the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria declares that the provisions of article 15, paragraph 4, concerning the right of women to choose their residence and domicile should not be interpreted in such a manner as to contradict the provisions of chapter 4 (art. 37) of the Algerian Family Code. 3) Article 16: The Government of the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria declares...more
June 7, 2021, 1:57 p.m.
Countries: Algeria
Variables: ATC-DATA-3

"Albania, Algeria, Azerbaijan, Brunei Darussalam, Benin, Burkina Faso, Chad, and others have not entered reservations or have not argued a conflict with Muslim personal law in their reservations" (177).
May 26, 2021, 12:32 p.m.
Countries: Algeria
Variables: ATC-DATA-6

"Algeria does not have a National Action Plan for the Implementation of United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325" (para 3).
May 24, 2021, 2:10 p.m.
Countries: Algeria
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"In 2020, 97% of births in Algeria were attended by skilled health personnele" (p 43).
May 24, 2021, 2:08 p.m.
Countries: Algeria
Variables: ISTD-DATA-3

"In 2018, there were .03 new HIV infections per 1,000 uninfected population in Algeria" (p 43).
May 24, 2021, 2:07 p.m.
Countries: Algeria
Variables: DACH-PRACTICE-1

"From 2010-2018 the density of nursing and midwifery personnel in Algeria was 15.5 per 10,000 population" (p 58).
May 24, 2021, 2:06 p.m.
Countries: Algeria
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"From 2010-2018 the density of nursing and midwifery personnel in Algeria was 15.5 per 10,000 population" (p 58).
May 24, 2021, 1:55 p.m.
Countries: Algeria
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

In 2016, the prevalence of anaemia in women of reporducticve age (15-49 years) in Algeria was 35.7% (p 66).
May 18, 2021, 8:52 p.m.
Countries: Algeria
Variables: ATC-DATA-6

"Specifically with regard to measures taken by the public authorities, as part of the overall policy on women, the authorities have since entry into force of the Convention: (a) Set up a National Women's Council, an advisory body reporting to the Head of Government (Executive Decree No. 97-98 of 29 March 1997). In its preamble, that decree provides expressly that creation of such a Council is pursuant to Algeria's accession to the 1979 Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women. The Council's primary duties are to ensure the implementation of a coherent policy of activities and programmes on behalf of women and to assist in defining...more
April 19, 2021, 4:21 p.m.
Countries: Albania, Algeria, Angola, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Botswana, Brunei, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, China, Comoros, Djibouti, East Timor, Eritrea, Georgia, Ghana, Guatemala, Israel, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mexico, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Nicaragua, Nigeria, North Korea, Oman, Palestine, Philippines, Qatar, Russia, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Sri Lanka, Swaziland, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Togo, Trinidad/Tobago, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Uganda, United Arab Emirates, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-2

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April 19, 2021, 3:55 p.m.
Countries: Algeria, Armenia, Bahamas, Botswana, Brunei, Cape Verde, Chile, Fiji, Jamaica, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Macedonia, Montenegro, Namibia, Oman, Rwanda, South Africa, Swaziland, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan
Variables: AOM-SCALE-3

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April 19, 2021, 3:54 p.m.
Countries: Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Angola, Bahamas, Belarus, Brazil, Brunei, Central African Rep, Colombia, Cuba, Djibouti, El Salvador, Ethiopia, Gabon, Laos, Lesotho, Oman, Papua New Guinea, Senegal, Somalia, South Africa, Uganda, Zimbabwe
Variables: AOM-SCALE-2

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April 16, 2021, 6:32 p.m.
Countries: Algeria
Variables: CUST-LAW-4

Algeria does not have restrictions on adoption of children of a certain sex based on the sex and marital status of the adoptive parent.
April 7, 2021, 10:31 p.m.
Countries: Algeria
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"In 2020, 97% of births in Algeria were attended by skilled health personnele" (p 43).
April 7, 2021, 10:16 p.m.
Countries: Algeria
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

"In 2016, the life expectancy at birth in Algeria was 75.4 years for males and 77.4 years for females" (p 42).
April 2, 2021, 9:47 a.m.
Countries: Algeria
Variables: IM-DATA-1

"In 2018, the under-five mortality rate in Algeria was 23 per 1000 live births" (p 43).
March 31, 2021, 3:37 p.m.
Countries: Algeria
Variables: MMR-SCALE-1

"In 2017, the maternal mortality ratio for women in Algeria was 112 per 100,000 live births" (p 47).
March 31, 2021, 3:22 p.m.
Countries: Algeria
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

"In 2017, the maternal mortality ratio for women in Algeria was 112 per 100,000 live births" (p 47).
March 30, 2021, 7:31 p.m.
Countries: Algeria
Variables: DACH-DATA-3

"From 2010-2019 the proportion of women in Algeria of reproductive age who have their need for family planning satified with modern methods is 74.7%" (p 50).
March 19, 2021, 3:56 p.m.
Countries: Algeria
Variables: BR-DATA-1

"The adolescent birth rate from 2010-2018 in Algeria is 9.7 per 1000 women aged 15-19 years" (p 50).
March 8, 2021, 9:44 a.m.
Countries: Albania, Algeria, Angola, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Barbados, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, China, Comoros, Cuba, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Fiji, Georgia, Ghana, Indonesia, Israel, Jamaica, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Libya, Lithuania, Madagascar, Malaysia, Mongolia, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Philippines, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Suriname, Trinidad/Tobago, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Uganda, United States, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Zambia
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-1

3.0
March 5, 2021, 11:29 p.m.
Countries: Algeria
Variables: PW-LAW-1

"Other countries like Egypt, Morocco and Algeria have undertaken serious reviews and amendments of their family laws and made efforts to observe women’s rights by restricting polygamy and improving the conditions of women within the institution of marriage. In Algeria contracting polygamous marriage must be justified and a prior notification of any existing wife is required; any co-wife may petition for divorce on grounds of harm if her consent was not obtained" (para 5).
March 5, 2021, 11:09 p.m.
Countries: Algeria
Variables: PW-PRACTICE-3

"Crowned the most beautiful girl in Algeria, the miss expressed her support for polygamy during a TV show. Khadidja Benhamou stated 'I would not be against if my husband married four women at the same time, a muslim man has the right to four and this is our religion. If my husband wants a second wife I would be a little angry, but I would accept it regardless and bend to the will of my husband'... More worryingly, even some Algerian female politicians have expressed support for polygamous relationships, notably the controversial conservative figure Naima Salhi" (para 1-2, 4).
Jan. 18, 2021, 3:46 p.m.
Countries: Afghanistan, Algeria, Angola, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Burkina Faso, Burma/Myanmar, Cameroon, Central African Rep, Chad, Chile, Colombia, Comoros, Costa Rica, Cote D'Ivoire, D R Congo, Djibouti, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Gambia, Ghana, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Jamaica, Jordan, Kenya, Kuwait, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Malawi, Malaysia, Mali, Mauritius, Mexico, Morocco, Namibia, New Zealand, Niger, Nigeria, Oman, Pakistan, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Qatar, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Swaziland, Syria, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Trinidad/Tobago, Uganda, United Arab Emirates, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Yemen, Zimbabwe
Variables: ABO-SCALE-1

3.0
Jan. 14, 2021, 7:14 p.m.
Countries: Algeria
Variables: EWCMS-DATA-4

In Algeria in 2015, women comprised 6.3% of the police force.
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Algeria
Variables: AFE-SCALE-1

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Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Algeria
Variables: GP-SCALE-1

3.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Algeria
Variables: GP-SCALE-2

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Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Algeria
Variables: GP-SCALE-1

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Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Algeria
Variables: BR-SCALE-1

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