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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

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June 17, 2021, 11:09 a.m.
Countries: Congo
Variables: ATC-DATA-6

"The Committee notes that the State party’s efforts to implement its obligations under the Convention have been significantly affected by the conflict in Pool Department. The conflict has affected an estimated 180,000 people and displaced around 130,000 people from their homes. The Committee also notes the fall in the price of crude oil three years ago, which has resulted in financial instability, and the reduction in government spending. However, it is concerned that discrimination against women, in particular gender stereotypes, is deeply entrenched in the State party, in traditional attitudes, institutional practices and society as a whole, depriving women of the equal enjoyment of their rights and contributing to high...more
June 17, 2021, 10:59 a.m.
Countries: Congo
Variables: ATC-DATA-6

"The Committee welcomes the international support for the Sustainable Development Goals and calls for the realization of de jure (legal) and de facto (substantive) gender equality, in accordance with the provisions of the Convention, throughout the process of implementing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. The Committee recalls the importance of Goal 5 and of the mainstreaming of the principles of equality and non-discrimination throughout all 17 Goals. It urges the State party to recognize women as the driving force of the sustainable development of the State party and to adopt relevant policies and strategies to that effect" (pg 2).
June 17, 2021, 10:58 a.m.
Countries: Congo
Variables: ATC-DATA-6

"The Committee welcomes the progress achieved since the consideration in 2012 of the State party’s sixth periodic report (CEDAW/C/COG/CO/6) in undertaking legislative reforms" (pg 2).
June 17, 2021, 10:57 a.m.
Countries: Congo
Variables: ATC-DATA-6

"The Committee appreciates the submission by the State party of its seventh periodic report and its written replies to the list of issues and questions raised by the pre-sessional working group, as well as the oral presentation by the delegation and the further clarifications provided in response to the questions posed orally by the Committee during the dialogue" (pg 1).
June 15, 2021, 10:20 p.m.
Countries: Afghanistan, Algeria, Angola, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Botswana, Brunei, Burundi, Comoros, Congo, Cote D'Ivoire, D R Congo, Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Ghana, Haiti, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kenya, Kuwait, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mauritania, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Papua New Guinea, Qatar, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Syria, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, United Arab Emirates, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Variables: PW-SCALE-1

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May 24, 2021, 2:10 p.m.
Countries: Congo
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"In 2020, 91% of births in Congo were attended by skilled health personnele" (p 43).
May 24, 2021, 2:08 p.m.
Countries: Congo
Variables: ISTD-DATA-3

"In 2018, there were 1.03 new HIV infections per 1,000 uninfected population in Congo" (p 43).
May 24, 2021, 2:07 p.m.
Countries: Congo
Variables: DACH-PRACTICE-1

"From 2010-2018 the density of nursing and midwifery personnel in Congo was 6.3 per 10,000 population" (p 58).
May 24, 2021, 2:06 p.m.
Countries: Congo
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"From 2010-2018 the density of nursing and midwifery personnel in Congo was 6.3 per 10,000 population" (p 58).
May 24, 2021, 1:55 p.m.
Countries: Congo
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

In 2016, the prevalence of anaemia in women of reporducticve age (15-49 years) in Congo was 51.9% (p 66).
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

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April 19, 2021, 3:55 p.m.
Countries: Azerbaijan, Barbados, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Chad, Comoros, Congo, Costa Rica, Cote D'Ivoire, D R Congo, Djibouti, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Gambia, Georgia, Ghana, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Iraq, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Moldova, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Nepal, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Saudi Arabia, Sierra Leone, Suriname, Syria, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Trinidad/Tobago, Turkey, United States, Uruguay, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam
Variables: AOM-SCALE-3

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April 19, 2021, 3:54 p.m.
Countries: Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Barbados, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Botswana, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Chad, Chile, China, Comoros, Congo, Costa Rica, Cote D'Ivoire, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, D R Congo, Denmark, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Liberia, Libya, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Mauritania, Mauritius, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, North Korea, Norway, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Rwanda, Serbia, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Trinidad/Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam
Variables: AOM-SCALE-2

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

The Congo 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: Congo
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"In 2020, 91% of births in Congo were attended by skilled health personnele" (p 43).
April 7, 2021, 10:16 p.m.
Countries: Congo
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

"In 2016, the life expectancy at birth in Congo was 63.0 years for males and 65.6 years for females" (p 42).
April 2, 2021, 9:47 a.m.
Countries: Congo
Variables: IM-DATA-1

"In 2018, the under-five mortality rate in Congo was 50 per 1000 live births" (p 43).
March 31, 2021, 3:37 p.m.
Countries: Congo
Variables: MMR-SCALE-1

"In 2017, the maternal mortality ratio for women in Congo was 378 per 100,000 live births" (p 43).
March 31, 2021, 3:22 p.m.
Countries: Congo
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

"In 2017, the maternal mortality ratio for women in Congo was 378 per 100,000 live births" (p 43).
March 30, 2021, 7:31 p.m.
Countries: Congo
Variables: DACH-DATA-3

"From 2010-2019 the proportion of women in Congo of reproductive age who have their need for family planning satified with modern methods is 43.2%" (p 50).
March 19, 2021, 8:30 p.m.
Countries: Congo
Variables: PW-PRACTICE-3

"The [Congolese] woman, named Aka, is the second wife of a man named Ekwambe, who lives with the Mbenejli tribe in a small village in the south of the country... It is common for male members of the tribe to have more than one wife, however women are monogamous. Aka says: 'It is common for men to have two wives in this village. If a man has two wives it can make life easier. One person can hunt, one can go to the forest and one person can cook'" (para 2, 5-6).
March 19, 2021, 3:56 p.m.
Countries: Congo
Variables: BR-DATA-1

"The adolescent birth rate from 2010-2018 in Congo is 111.3 per 1000 women aged 15-19 years" (p 50).
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

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Jan. 18, 2021, 3:46 p.m.
Countries: China, Congo, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Gabon, Honduras, Laos, Madagascar, Malta, Mauritania, Nicaragua, North Korea, Palestine, Philippines, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Suriname
Variables: ABO-SCALE-1

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Dec. 31, 2020, 5:34 p.m.
Countries: Central African Rep, Congo, South Africa, Tanzania
Variables: MURDER-PRACTICE-1

"Women in a range of Sub-Saharan African countries such as Tanzania, Congo, Ghana, South Africa, and Central African Republic are beaten, tortured and driven out of their villages, often by their male relatives, if they are suspected of having caused harm by magic" (para 3).
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Congo
Variables: AFE-SCALE-1

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

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

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

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