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Latest items for Trinidad/Tobago

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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July 20, 2021, 7:13 p.m.
Countries: Trinidad/Tobago
Variables: AFE-PRACTICE-1

"I am not talking about police protection and getting the right statutes on the books, but about making the society less sickly and warped, about changing the moribund school curriculum and how schools function, about properly funded and managed daycare centres and support for working mothers and anger-management training for adults" (Para 3).
July 20, 2021, 7:13 p.m.
Countries: Trinidad/Tobago
Variables: UVAW-PRACTICE-1

"The sense of outrage is deafening, and like all outrage it passes and becomes a memory or a knot in our stomachs, waiting to unwind when the next appalling act becomes public, but outrage is not enough. We need to understand why and how we are subject to such violence. Like the pandemic, we should use this singular moment to really interrogate the factors that underpin the violence, not just against women, but that which beats in our hearts steadily, and to press for the government to be more proactive in keeping us safe" (Para 2).
July 20, 2021, 7:13 p.m.
Countries: Trinidad/Tobago
Variables: SEGI-PRACTICE-1

"Violence against women will not disappear, but our young women are now protesting openly on the page and in the streets. That is a most encouraging development which can lead to an altered narrative, but they cannot do it on their own. The State has a responsibility" (Para 14).
July 20, 2021, 7:13 p.m.
Countries: Trinidad/Tobago
Variables: DV-DATA-1

"In the cardboard cutout you can paint in the deep frustration and sense of failure and purposelessness so many Trinidadians experience and unable to articulate their feelings are eventually sucked dry of them and their humanity. The powerlessness of women, their legalised abuse and the valuelessness of children are captured in the words of a villager who hands over a bottle of rum and counsels Pa after one of the children dies as a result of his father’s cruelty, 'You eh have to worry too much. Keep courage.You just have to ride you wife and make anodder chile'" (Para 10). "In The Secrets We Kept by Krystal A Sital, published...more
July 20, 2021, 7:13 p.m.
Countries: Trinidad/Tobago
Variables: MURDER-DATA-1

"The kidnapping and murder of 23-year-old Andrea Bharatt touched a nerve yet again in our society. If the reported figures are correct, there have been over 700 female murder victims since 2000. The list is long of women and girls whose lives have been snatched, not just by strangers, but by those close to them" (Para 1).
June 15, 2021, 10:20 p.m.
Countries: Bahamas, Barbados, Brazil, Canada, Cape Verde, China, Cuba, Guyana, Honduras, Jamaica, Kazakhstan, Laos, Mexico, New Zealand, Paraguay, Peru, Romania, Sri Lanka, Suriname, Trinidad/Tobago, Turkey
Variables: PW-SCALE-1

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June 11, 2021, 10:46 a.m.
Countries: Trinidad/Tobago
Variables: ATC-DATA-3

"Reservation made upon signature and confirmed upon ratification: 'The Republic of Trinidad and Tobago declares that it does not consider itself bound by article 29 (1) of the said Convention, relating to the settlement of disputes'" (para 73).
May 24, 2021, 2:10 p.m.
Countries: Trinidad/Tobago
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"In 2020, 100% of births in Trinidad Tobago were attended by skilled health personnele" (p 49).
May 24, 2021, 2:07 p.m.
Countries: Trinidad/Tobago
Variables: DACH-PRACTICE-1

"From 2010-2018 the density of nursing and midwifery personnel in Trinidad/Tobago was 40.9 per 10,000 population" (p 64).
May 24, 2021, 2:06 p.m.
Countries: Trinidad/Tobago
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"From 2010-2018 the density of nursing and midwifery personnel in Trinidad/Tobago was 40.9 per 10,000 population" (p 64).
May 24, 2021, 1:55 p.m.
Countries: Trinidad/Tobago
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

In 2016, the prevalence of anaemia in women of reporducticve age (15-49 years) in Trinidad/Tobago was 23.6% (p 72).
May 11, 2021, 1:14 p.m.
Countries: Trinidad/Tobago
Variables: ATC-DATA-2

"Reservation made upon signature and confirmed upon ratification: 'The Republic of Trinidad and Tobago declares that it does not consider itself bound by article 29 (1) of the said Convention, relating to the settlement of disputes'".
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: 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: Trinidad/Tobago
Variables: CUST-LAW-4

Trinidad and Tobago 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: Trinidad/Tobago
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"In 2020, 100% of births in Trinidad Tobago were attended by skilled health personnele" (p 49).
April 7, 2021, 10:16 p.m.
Countries: Trinidad/Tobago
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

"In 2016, the life expectancy at birth in Trinidad/Tobago was 68.2 years for males and 75.6 years for females" (p 46).
April 2, 2021, 9:47 a.m.
Countries: Trinidad/Tobago
Variables: IM-DATA-1

"In 2018, the under-five mortality rate in Trinidad/Tobago was 18 per 1000 live births" (p 49).
March 31, 2021, 3:37 p.m.
Countries: Trinidad/Tobago
Variables: MMR-SCALE-1

"In 2017, the maternal mortality ratio for women in Trinidad/Tobago was 67 per 100,000 live births" (p 49).
March 31, 2021, 3:22 p.m.
Countries: Trinidad/Tobago
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

"In 2017, the maternal mortality ratio for women in Trinidad/Tobago was 67 per 100,000 live births" (p 49).
March 30, 2021, 7:40 p.m.
Countries: Trinidad/Tobago
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

"In 2020 the maternal mortality ratio for women in Trinidad/Tobago was 67 per 100,000 live births" (p 49).
March 30, 2021, 7:36 p.m.
Countries: Trinidad/Tobago
Variables: DV-DATA-1

"From 2010-2017 in Trinidad/Tobago the proportion of ever-partnered women and girls aged 15-49 years subjected to physical and/or sexual violence by a current or former intimate partner in the previous 12 months was 7%" (p 72).
March 30, 2021, 7:31 p.m.
Countries: Trinidad/Tobago
Variables: DACH-DATA-3

"From 2010-2019 the proportion of women in Trinidad/Tobago of reproductive age who have their need for family planning satified with modern methods is 58.2%" (p 56).
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

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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

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Jan. 14, 2021, 7:14 p.m.
Countries: Trinidad/Tobago
Variables: EWCMS-DATA-4

In Trinidad and Tobago in 2015, women comprised 24.7% of the police force.
Dec. 30, 2020, 1:34 p.m.
Countries: Trinidad/Tobago
Variables: EWCMS-LAW-1

“The Trinidad and Tobago Defence Force (TTDF) integrated women into its ranks for the first time on July 1, 1980.”
Dec. 21, 2020, 7:41 p.m.
Countries: Trinidad/Tobago
Variables: DTCP-LAW-1

No mention of customary law against women (CODER COMMENT)