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Latest items for Central African Rep

Sept. 13, 2021, 11:20 a.m.
Countries: Algeria, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Barbados, Belize, Bhutan, Botswana, Burundi, Cameroon, Canada, Central African Rep, Congo, Cote D'Ivoire, Cyprus, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Fiji, Finland, Gambia, Georgia, Greece, Guyana, India, Ireland, Israel, Jamaica, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Latvia, Liberia, Lithuania, Malawi, Malta, Mongolia, Mozambique, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Qatar, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Somalia, South Africa, Spain, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Trinidad/Tobago, Tunisia, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Uzbekistan, Venezuela, Zambia
Variables: LRW-SCALE-12

1.0
June 30, 2021, 3:40 p.m.
Countries: Central African Rep
Variables: LRW-DATA-1

"The UN’s mission in Central African Republic reported a 27% increase in instances of rape" (para 3).
June 18, 2021, 3:49 p.m.
Countries: Central African Rep
Variables: IIP-LAW-1

"When driving in CAR, always carry your native driver’s license and your international driver’s license for the Central African Republic" (para 24). Since an international driving permit is accessible to women, this suggests that women are allowed to drive in Central African Republic and are legally mobile (CAT - CODER COMMENT).
June 18, 2021, 3:47 p.m.
Countries: Central African Rep
Variables: IIP-PRACTICE-2

"The law prohibits sexual harassment, but the government does not effectively enforce the law, and sexual harassment was common. The law prescribes no specific penalties for the crime" (pg 19).
June 15, 2021, 10:20 p.m.
Countries: Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Rep, Chad, Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Sudan, Togo, Uganda
Variables: PW-SCALE-1

4.0
June 13, 2021, 8:35 p.m.
Countries: Central African Rep
Variables: ATC-DATA-6

"The Central African Republic (CAR) adopted its first National Action Plan (NAP) in 2014 for the period 2014-2016" (para 1).
June 13, 2021, 8:22 p.m.
Countries: Central African Rep
Variables: ATC-DATA-6

"The Committee considers that the lack of good governance by previous Governments constitutes one of the root causes of the continuing conflict in the country. It has resulted in widespread insecurity, grave and systematic violations of human rights by various armed groups, including the Séléka and anti-balaka groups, and the quasi-collapse of the State, including the judiciary and the education and health systems. This poses a highly significant challenge to the implementation of the Convention" (pg 2).
June 13, 2021, 8:20 p.m.
Countries: Central African Rep
Variables: ATC-DATA-6

"The Committee highly appreciates the presence of the State party’s delegation in the light of the conflict prevailing in the country. It welcomes the oral presentation and the written replies to the list of issues and questions raised by the pre-sessional working group. The Committee appreciates that the State party submitted its combined initial and second to fifth periodic reports. It regrets, however, that the document was submitted to the Committee only in March 2012, even though the State party acceded to the Convention in 1991, and that it includes information only until 2010" (pg 1)
May 24, 2021, 2:10 p.m.
Countries: Central African Rep
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"In 2020, 40% of births in Central African Rep were attended by skilled health personnele" (p 43).
May 24, 2021, 2:08 p.m.
Countries: Central African Rep
Variables: ISTD-DATA-3

"In 2018, there were 1.20 new HIV infections per 1,000 uninfected population in Central African Rep" (p 43).
May 24, 2021, 2:07 p.m.
Countries: Central African Rep
Variables: DACH-PRACTICE-1

"From 2010-2018 the density of nursing and midwifery personnel in Central African Rep was 2.1 per 10,000 population" (p 58).
May 24, 2021, 2:06 p.m.
Countries: Central African Rep
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"From 2010-2018 the density of nursing and midwifery personnel in Central African Rep was 2.1 per 10,000 population" (p 58).
May 24, 2021, 1:55 p.m.
Countries: Central African Rep
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

In 2016, the prevalence of anaemia in women of reporducticve age (15-49 years) in Central African Rep was 46% (p 66).
April 24, 2021, 7:13 p.m.
Countries: Central African Rep
Variables: IIP-LAW-2

"The law prohibits sexual harassment, but the government did not effectively enforce the law in the areas controlled by armed groups, and sexual harassment was common. The law prescribes no specific penalties for the crime" (pg 18).
April 19, 2021, 4:21 p.m.
Countries: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Benin, Burma/Myanmar, Cameroon, Central African Rep, Chad, Congo, Cote D'Ivoire, D R Congo, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Lesotho, Liberia, Malaysia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Saudi Arabia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Syria, Yemen
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-2

4.0
April 19, 2021, 3:55 p.m.
Countries: Afghanistan, Albania, Angola, Bahrain, Brazil, Central African Rep, Colombia, Cuba, El Salvador, Ethiopia, Gabon, Kuwait, Laos, Lebanon, Lesotho, Papua New Guinea, Russia, Senegal, Somalia, Sri Lanka, Uganda, Zimbabwe
Variables: AOM-SCALE-3

3.0
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

1.0
April 16, 2021, 6:32 p.m.
Countries: Central African Rep
Variables: CUST-LAW-4

The Central African Republic 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: Central African Rep
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"In 2020, 40% of births in Central African Rep were attended by skilled health personnele" (p 43).
April 7, 2021, 10:16 p.m.
Countries: Central African Rep
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

"In 2016, the life expectancy at birth in Central African Rep was 51.7 years for males and 54.4 years for females" (p 42).
April 2, 2021, 9:47 a.m.
Countries: Central African Rep
Variables: IM-DATA-1

"In 2018, the under-five mortality rate in Central African Rep was 116 per 1000 live births" (p 43).
March 31, 2021, 3:37 p.m.
Countries: Central African Rep
Variables: MMR-SCALE-1

"In 2017, the maternal mortality ratio for women in Central African Rep was 829 per 100,000 live births" (p 43).
March 31, 2021, 3:22 p.m.
Countries: Central African Rep
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

"In 2017, the maternal mortality ratio for women in Central African Rep was 829 per 100,000 live births" (p 43).
March 30, 2021, 7:31 p.m.
Countries: Central African Rep
Variables: DACH-DATA-3

"From 2010-2019 the proportion of women in Central African Rep of reproductive age who have their need for family planning satified with modern methods is 22.0%" (p 50).
March 19, 2021, 4:39 p.m.
Countries: Central African Rep, Chad, Guinea
Variables: PW-PRACTICE-3

"The polygamy-civil war link is also borne out in fragile and political violence prone places like Guinea, Central African Republic and Chad" (para 2).
March 8, 2021, 9:44 a.m.
Countries: Afghanistan, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Brunei, Burma/Myanmar, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Rep, Chad, Colombia, Congo, Cote D'Ivoire, D R Congo, Djibouti, Egypt, El Salvador, Eritrea, Gabon, Gambia, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, India, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kenya, Kuwait, Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mexico, Morocco, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Papua New Guinea, Peru, Qatar, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Africa, South Korea, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Swaziland, Syria, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, Yemen, Zimbabwe
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-1

4.0
Feb. 13, 2021, 1:42 p.m.
Countries: Botswana, Central African Rep, Cote D'Ivoire, Ghana, Malawi, Namibia, Senegal, Togo, Uganda, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Variables: CWC-DATA-2

Figure 2: Women-headed households in urban and rural areas in selected African Countries shows the percentage of female headed houses in rural versus urban areas in several countries (pp. 15).
Feb. 13, 2021, 12:41 p.m.
Countries: Burkina Faso, Central African Rep, Cote D'Ivoire, Egypt, Ethiopia, Kenya, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Senegal, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Variables: SMES-DATA-3

Figure 2: Women-headed households in urban and rural areas in selected African Countries shows the percentage of female headed houses in rural versus urban areas in several countries (pp. 15). Table 3: Percentage of women-headed households, rural and urban, latest available year (1990–2004) shows the difference in percentage of female headed houses between rural and urban areas (pp. 15-16).
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. 2, 2021, 12:04 p.m.
Countries: Central African Rep
Variables: EWCMS-LAW-2

In the Central African Republic, there is no conscription.