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Latest items for FSCB-PRACTICE-1

Jan. 27, 2022, 10:21 a.m.
Countries: Jamaica
Variables: FSCB-PRACTICE-1

"There were no reports of coerced abortion or involuntary sterilization."(12).
Jan. 24, 2022, 1:07 p.m.
Countries: India
Variables: FSCB-PRACTICE-1

"There were reports of coerced and involuntary sterilization... Some women, especially poor and lower-caste women, reportedly were pressured by their husbands and families to have tubal ligations or hysterectomies." (47).
Jan. 24, 2022, 12:55 p.m.
Countries: Djibouti
Variables: FSCB-PRACTICE-1, FSCB-LAW-1

"There were no reports of coerced abortion or involuntary sterilization" (18).
Jan. 21, 2022, 9:22 p.m.
Countries: Mauritania
Variables: FSCB-PRACTICE-1, FSCB-LAW-1

"There were no reports of coerced abortion or involuntary sterilization" (16).
Jan. 15, 2022, 6:54 p.m.
Countries: Croatia
Variables: FSCB-PRACTICE-1, FSCB-LAW-1

"There were no reports of coerced abortion or involuntary sterilization" (14).
Jan. 14, 2022, 6:24 p.m.
Countries: Dominican Republic
Variables: FSCB-PRACTICE-1, FSCB-LAW-1

"There were no reports of coerced abortion or involuntary sterilization" (18).
Jan. 14, 2022, 10:50 a.m.
Countries: Belize
Variables: FSCB-PRACTICE-1

"There were no confirmed reports of coerced abortion or involuntary sterilization" (12).
Jan. 13, 2022, 1:27 p.m.
Countries: Costa Rica
Variables: FSCB-PRACTICE-1

"There were no reports of coerced abortion or involuntary sterilization" (10).
Jan. 11, 2022, 12:20 p.m.
Countries: Japan
Variables: FSCB-PRACTICE-1

"There were no reports of coerced abortion or involuntary sterilization. In April the government passed a law to compensate individuals who were involuntarily sterilized from 1948 to 1996 under a policy that targeted persons with disabilities under the defunct Eugenic Protection Law. Affected persons received approximately 2.57 million yen ($28,000) each and a formal apology. The MHLW estimated 25,000 persons were subjected to forced sterilization surgery under that law" (18).
Jan. 10, 2022, 10:08 a.m.
Countries: Philippines
Variables: FSCB-PRACTICE-1

"There were no reports of coerced abortion or involuntary sterilization" (27).
Jan. 8, 2022, 9:32 p.m.
Countries: Morocco
Variables: FSCB-PRACTICE-1, FSCB-LAW-1

"There were no reports of coerced abortion or involuntary sterilization" (31).
Jan. 6, 2022, 12:09 p.m.
Countries: Somalia
Variables: FSCB-PRACTICE-1

"Forced sterlization or childbearing is not customary. It is now allowed under Islamic law" (1).
Jan. 4, 2022, 11:45 p.m.
Countries: Australia
Variables: FSCB-PRACTICE-1, FSCB-LAW-1

"There were no reports of coerced abortion or involuntary sterilization" (12).
Dec. 27, 2021, 10:10 a.m.
Countries: Taiwan
Variables: FSCB-PRACTICE-1, FSCB-LAW-1

"There were no reports of coerced abortion or involuntary sterilization" (12).
Dec. 20, 2021, 11:19 a.m.
Countries: Belgium
Variables: FSCB-PRACTICE-1

"There were no reports of coerced abortion or involuntary sterilization" (10).
Dec. 17, 2021, 6:27 p.m.
Countries: Cote D'Ivoire
Variables: FSCB-PRACTICE-1, FSCB-LAW-1

"There were no reports of coerced abortion or involuntary sterilization" (19).
Dec. 16, 2021, 11:23 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: FSCB-PRACTICE-1

"There were no reports of coerced abortion or involuntary sterilization" (26).
Dec. 10, 2021, 5:27 p.m.
Countries: Russia
Variables: FSCB-PRACTICE-1

"Significant human rights issues included: ...coerced abortion and sterilization" (1-2). "There were reports of coerced abortion or involuntary sterilization. Multiple media outlets during the year, including the Dozhd television channel on October 4 and the Izvestiya newspaper on November 7, published articles containing allegations that female residents of long-term psychiatric care facilities have been involuntarily sterilized or subjected to forced abortions. Data about the extent of the practice were not available" (56).
Dec. 3, 2021, 8:55 p.m.
Countries: Portugal
Variables: FSCB-PRACTICE-1

"There were no reports of coerced abortion or involuntary sterilization" (10).
Dec. 3, 2021, 9:11 a.m.
Countries: Venezuela
Variables: FSCB-PRACTICE-1

"There were no reports of coerced abortion or involuntary sterilization" (27).
Dec. 2, 2021, 7:34 p.m.
Countries: Netherlands
Variables: FSCB-PRACTICE-1

"There were no reports of coerced abortion or involuntary sterilization" (13).
Nov. 30, 2021, 2:34 p.m.
Countries: Palestine
Variables: FSCB-PRACTICE-1, FSCB-LAW-1

"There were no reports of coerced abortion or involuntary sterilization" (95).
Nov. 30, 2021, 2:33 p.m.
Countries: Israel
Variables: FSCB-PRACTICE-1, FSCB-LAW-1

"There were no reports of coerced abortion or involuntary sterilization" (34).
Nov. 17, 2021, 8:27 p.m.
Countries: Singapore
Variables: FSCB-PRACTICE-1, FSCB-LAW-1

"There were no reports of coerced abortion or involuntary sterilization" (23).
Nov. 16, 2021, 6:38 p.m.
Countries: Poland
Variables: FSCB-PRACTICE-1

"There were no reports of coerced abortion or involuntary sterilization" (16).
Nov. 10, 2021, 10:14 p.m.
Countries: Cuba
Variables: FSCB-PRACTICE-1, FSCB-LAW-1

"There were no reports of coerced abortion or involuntary sterilization" (28).
Nov. 9, 2021, 11:34 a.m.
Countries: Turkey
Variables: FSCB-PRACTICE-1, FSCB-LAW-1

"There were no reports of coerced abortion or forced sterilization" (55).
Nov. 4, 2021, 7:05 p.m.
Countries: Luxembourg
Variables: FSCB-PRACTICE-1

"There were no reports of coerced abortion or involuntary sterilization" (10).
Nov. 3, 2021, 9:41 a.m.
Countries: Ukraine
Variables: FSCB-PRACTICE-1

"There were no reports of coerced abortion or involuntary sterilization" (44).
Oct. 18, 2021, 6:06 p.m.
Countries: France
Variables: FSCB-PRACTICE-1

"There were no reports of coerced abortion or involuntary sterilization" (21).