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ARGENTINA
CEDAW/C/ARG/CO/6
E F S

Follow-up to concluding observations [Relevant paragraph of document CEDAW/C/ARG/CO/6]

[51. The Committee requests the State party to provide, within two years, written information on the steps undertaken to implement the recommendations contained in paragraphs 24 and 38 above. ]

July 2012

CEDAW/C/ARG/CO/6/Add.1

S

 
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ARMENIA
CEDAW/C/ARM/CO/4/Rev.1
E F S

Follow-up to concluding observations [Relevant paragraph of document CEDAW/C/ARM/CO/4/Rev.1]

43. The Committee requests the State party to provide, within two years, written information on the steps undertaken to implement the recommendations contained in paragraphs 19 and 23 above.

February 2011

CEDAW/C/ARM/CO/4/Rev.1/Add.1

E F R S C A

 
Letter (E)
14 March 2012
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AUSTRALIA
CEDAW/C/AUL/CO/7
E F S

Follow-up to concluding observations [Relevant paragraph of document CEDAW/C/AUL/CO/7]

50. The Committee requests the State party to provide, within two years, written information on the steps undertaken to implement the recommendations contained in paragraphs 29 and 41 above.

July 2012

CEDAW/C/AUL/CO/7/Add.1

E

Australian Human Rights Commission
1-2

Joint NGOs Submission

NATSIWA and AWAVA Supplementary Submission

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AZERBAIJAN
CEDAW/C/AZE/CO/4
E F S

Follow-up to concluding observations [Relevant paragraph of document CEDAW/C/AZE/CO/4]

48. The Committee requests the State party to provide, within one year, written information on the steps undertaken to implement the recommendations contained in paragraphs 16 and 22 above.

August 2010

CEDAW/C/AZE/CO/4/Add.1

E F R S C A

 
Letter (E) (10 August 2011)

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BAHRAIN

CEDAW/C/BHR/CO/2
E F S

Follow-up to concluding observations [Relevant paragraph of document CEDAW/C/BHR/CO/2]

47. The Committee requests the State party to provide, within two years,
written information on the steps undertaken to implement the
recommendations contained in paragraphs 30 and 38. The Committee also
requests the State party to consider seeking technical cooperation and
assistance, including advisory services, if necessary and when appropriate for
implementation of the above recommendations.

November 2010

CEDAW/C/BHR/CO/2/Add.1
E F R S C A

 

 
Letter (E)
(8 February 2011)
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BELGIUM
CEDAW/C/BEL/CO/6
E F S

Follow-up to concluding observations [Relevant paragraph of document CEDAW/C/BEL/CO/6]

53. The Committee requests the State party to provide, within two years, detailed written information on the implementation of the recommendations contained in paragraphs 28 and 30 above.

November 2010

CEDAW/C/BEL/CO/6/Add.1

E F R S C A

 
Letter (E) (14 March 2012)
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BHUTAN
CEDAW/C/BTN/CO/7
E F S

Follow-up to concluding observations [Relevant paragraph of document CEDAW/C/BTN/CO/7]

[42. The Committee requests the State party to provide, within two years, written information on the steps undertaken to implement the recommendations contained in paragraph 18 on political participation and participation in public life and paragraph 20 on violence against women. The Committee also requests the State party to consider seeking technical cooperation and assistance, including advisory services, if necessary and when appropriate, for implementation of the above recommendations.]

August 2011

CEDAW/C/BTN/CO/7/Add.1

E

   

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BOTSWANA

CEDAW/C/BOT/CO/3
E F S

Follow-up to concluding observations [Relevant paragraph of document CEDAW/C/BOT/CO/3]

[51. The Committee requests the State party to provide, within two years, detailed written information on the implementation of the recommendations contained in paragraphs 10 and 12 above.]

February 2012
CEDAW/C/BOT/CO/3/Add.1
E
 
Letter (E) (19 March 2013)
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CANADA
CEDAW/C/CAN/CO/7
E F S

Follow-up to concluding observations [Relevant paragraph of document CEDAW/C/CAN/CO/7]

53. The Committee requests the State party to provide, within one year, written information on the steps undertaken to implement the recommendations contained in paragraphs 14 and 32.

November 2009

CEDAW/C/7/CAN/CO/7/Add.1
E F R S C A
Received on 9 February 2010

CEDAW/C/7/CAN/CO/7/Add.1/Corr.1
E F R S C A

CEDAW/C/CAN/CO/7/Add.2
E F

 

No Action-No Progress
E-F

Amnesty International

Nothing to report

Letter (E)
(10 February 2011)

Letter (E)

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CZECH REPUBLIC

CEDAW/C/CZE/CO/5

E F S

Follow-up to concluding observations [Relevant paragraph of document CEDAW/C/CZE/CO/5]

[49. The Committee requests the State party to provide, within two years, written information on the steps undertaken to implement the recommendations contained in paragraphs 23 and 35 above.]

October 2012

CEDAW/C/CZE/CO/5/Add.1

E

 
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DENMARK
CEDAW/C/DEN/CO/7
E F S

Follow-up to concluding observations [Relevant paragraph of document CEDAW/C/DEN/CO/7]

48. The Committee requests the State party to provide, within two years, written information on the steps taken to implement the recommendations contained in paragraphs 15 and 31.

August 2011
CEDAW/C/DEN/CO/7/Add.1
E F R S C A
 

Letter (E) (4 November 2011)

Letter (E) (4 November 2011)

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ECUADOR
CEDAW/C/ECU/CO/7
E F S

Follow-up to concluding observations [Relevant paragraph of document CEDAW/C/ECU/CO/7]

49. The Committee requests the State party to provide, within two years, written information on the steps undertaken to implement the recommendations contained in paragraphs 13 and 15 above. The Committee also requests the State party to consider seeking technical cooperation and assistance, including advisory services, if necessary and when appropriate for implementation of the above recommendations.

November 2010
CEDAW/C/ECU/CO/7/Add.1
E F R S C A
 
Letter (E) (14 March 2012)
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EGYPT
. . . . .

Reminder

2nd reminder

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FIJI
CEDAW/C/FJI/CO/4
E F S

Follow-up to concluding observations [Relevant paragraph of document CEDAW/C/FJI/CO/4]

49. The Committee requests the State party to provide, within one year, written information about the steps undertaken to implement the recommendation contained in paragraph 11 above and to provide, within two years, written information about the steps undertaken to implement the recommendation contained in paragraph 13 above.

30 July 2012
CEDAW/C/FJI/CO/4/Add.1
E F S
 
Letter (E) (27 November 2012)

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FINLAND

CEDAW/C/FIN/CO/6
E F S

Follow-up to concluding observations [Relevant paragraph of document CEDAW/C/FIN/CO/6]

200. The Committee request the State party to provide, within two years, detailed written information on the implementation of the recommendations contained in paragraph 174 above. The Committee also requests the State party to consider seeking technical cooperation and assistance, including advisory services, if necessary and when appropriate for implementation of the above recommendations.

July 2010
CEDAW/C/FIN/CO/6/Add.1
E F R S C A
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GERMANY
CEDAW/C/DEU/CO/6
E F S

Follow-up to concluding observations [Relevant paragraph of document CEDAW/C/DEU/CO/6]

67. The Committee requests the State party to provide, within two years, written information on the steps undertaken to implement the recommendations contained in paragraphs 40 and 62.

February 2011

CEDAW/C/DEU/CO/6/Add.1
E F R S C A

Letter (E) (4 November 2011)

Letter (E) (4 November 2011)

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GUATEMALA

CEDAW/C/GUA/CO/7
E F S

Follow-up to concluding observations [Relevant paragraph of document CEDAW/C/GUA/CO/7]

47. The Committee requests the State party to provide, within one year, written information on the steps undertaken to implement the recommendations contained in paragraph 22 above. The Committee also requests the State party to consider seeking technical cooperation and assistance, including advisory services, if necessary and when appropriate for implementation of the above recommendations.

3 February 2010

CEDAW/C/GUA/CO/7/Add.1
E F R S C A

CEDAW/C/GTM/CO/7/Add.2

E F R S C A

 
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HAITI
. . . . .

Reminder

2nd reminder

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ICELAND

CEDAW/C/ICE/CO/6
E F S

 

Follow-up to concluding observations [Relevant paragraph of document CEDAW/C/ICE/CO/6]

45. The Committee requests the State party to provide, within two years, written information on the steps undertaken to implement the recommendations contained in paragraph 24 above. The Committee also requests the State party to consider seeking technical cooperation and assistance, including advisory services, if necessary and when appropriate for implementation of the above recommendations.

July 2010

CEDAW/C/ICE/CO/6/Add.1
E F R S C A

 
Letter (E) (10 August 2011)
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JAPAN

CEDAW/C/JPN/CO/6
E F S

Follow-up to concluding observations [Relevant paragraph of document CEDAW/C/JPN/CO/6]

59. The Committee requests the State party to provide, within two years, detailed written information on the implementation of the recommendations contained in paragraphs 18 and 28 above.

August 2011

CEDAW/C/JPN/CO/6/Add.1
E F R S C A

CEDAW/C/JPN/CO/6/Add.2

E

Action to Eliminate Gender Discriminatory Remarks by
Public Officials

FUDANREN Report

JFBA Report

JFBA submission 12 Dec 2012

JNNC Report - Appendix I, II and III

mNet-Information Network

NJWA Report

Rise Together for Women in East Japan Disaster Report

Space Allies Report

WWN Report

Letter (E) (4 November 2011)

Letter (E) (4 November 2011)

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KYRGYZSTAN

CEDAW/C/KGZ/CO/3
E F S

Follow-up to concluding observations [Relevant paragraph of document CEDAW/C/KGZ/CO/3]

50. The Committee requests the State party to provide, within one year, written information on the steps undertaken to implement the recommendations contained in paragraphs 20 and 22 above. The Committee also requests the State party to consider seeking technical cooperation and assistance, including advisory services, if necessary and when appropriate for implementation of the above recommendations.

October 2009
CEDAW/C/KGZ/CO/3/Add.1
E F R S C A
 

Letter (E) (4 November 2011)

Letter (E) (4 November 2011)

Letter (E)
19 February 2010

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LITHUANIA

CEDAW/C/LTU/CO/4
E F S

Follow-up to concluding observations [Relevant paragraph of document CEDAW/C/LTU/CO/4]

[36.The Committee requests the State party to provide, within [one or two] year[s], detailed written information on the implementation of the recommendations contained in paragraphs [19 and 25] above.]

July 2010
CEDAW/C/LTU/CO/4/Add.1
A C E F R S
 
Letter (E)
(8 February 2011)
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MADAGASCAR

CEDAW/C/MDG/CO/5
E F S

Follow-up to concluding observations [Relevant paragraph of document CEDAW/C/MDG/CO/5]

43. The Committee requests the State party to provide, within two years, detailed written information on the implementation of the recommendations contained in paragraphs 19 and 21 above. The Committee also requests the State party to consider seeking technical cooperation and assistance, including advisory services, if necessary and when appropriate for implementation of the recommendations.

November 2010

CEDAW/C/MDG/CO/5/Add.1
A C E F R S

CEDAW/C/MDG/CO/5/Add.2
E F S

 
Letter (E) (19 September 2012)
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MONGOLIA
CEDAW/C/MNG/CO/7
E F S

Follow-up to concluding observations [Relevant paragraph of document CEDAW/C/MNG/CO/7]

44. The Committee requests the State party to provide, within two years, written information on the steps undertaken to implement the recommendations contained in paragraphs 11 and 21 above. The Committee also requests the State party to consider seeking technical cooperation and assistance, including advisory services, if necessary and when appropriate, for implementation of the above recommendations.

November 2010
CEDAW/C/MNG/CO/7/Add.1
E F S
 
Letter (E) (19 September 2012)
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MYANMAR

CEDAW/C/MMR/CO/3
E F S

 

See paragraphs 29 and 43 of Concluding observations contained in document CEDAW/C/MMR/CO/3
14 June 2010

CEDAW/C/MMR/CO/3/Add.1
E F R S C A

CEDAW/C/MMR/CO/3/Add.2

E only

CEDAW/C/MMR/CO/3/Add.3

E only

CEDAW/C/MMR/CO/3/Add.4

E only

 

Letter (E) (4 November 2011)

Letter (E) (4 November 2011)

Letter (E)
(8 February 2011)

Letter (E)

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NETHERLANDS
CEDAW/C/NLD/CO/5
E F S

Follow-up to concluding observations [Relevant paragraph of document CEDAW/C/NLD/CO/5]

52. The Committee requests the State party to provide, within two years, written information on the steps undertaken to implement the recommendations contained in paragraphs 27 and 29.

7 February 2012
CEDAW/C/NLD/CO/5/Add.1
E F S
 
Letter (E) (27 November 2012)
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NIGERIA
CEDAW/C/NGA/CO/6
E F S

Follow-up to concluding observations [Relevant paragraph of document CEDAW/C/NGA/CO/6]

[44. The Committee requests the State party to provide, within two years, detailed written information on the implementation of the recommendations contained in paragraphs 12, 14, 16 and 34 above.]

July 2010
CEDAW/C/NGA/CO/6/Add.1
E
 
Letter (E) (19 March 2013)
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PANAMA
. . . . .

Reminder

2nd reminder

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PORTUGAL

CEDAW/C/PRT/CO/7
E F S

Follow-up to concluding observations [Relevant paragraph of document CEDAW/C/PRT/CO/7]

54. The Committee requests the State party to provide, within two years, written information on the steps undertaken to implement the recommendations contained in paragraphs 21 and 41 above. The Committee also requests the State party to consider seeking technical cooperation and assistance, including advisory services, if necessary and when appropriate, for the implementation of the above recommendations.

November 2010
CEDAW/C/PRT/CO/7/Add.1
E F R S C A
 
Letter (E) (10 August 2011)
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RUSSIAN FEDERATION
CEDAW/C/USR/CO/7
E F S

Follow-up to concluding observations [Relevant paragraph of document CEDAW/C/USR/CO/7]

55. The Committee requests the State party to provide, within one year, written information on the steps undertaken to implement the recommendation contained in paragraph 25 above and to provide, within two years, written information on the steps undertaken to implement the recommendation contained in paragraph 31 above.

July 2011 and July 2012
CEDAW/C/RUS/CO/7/Add.1
E F R S
 
Letter (E) (19 March 2013)
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RWANDA
CEDAW/C/RWA/CO/6
E F S

Follow-up to concluding observations [Relevant paragraph of document CEDAW/C/RWA/CO/6]

48. The Committee requests the State party to provide, within two years, detailed written information on the implementation of the recommendations contained in paragraphs 26 and 36 of these concluding observations. The Committee also requests the State party to consider seeking technical cooperation and assistance, including advisory services, if necessary and when appropriate for the implementation of the above recommendations.

February 2011
CEDAW/C/RWA/CO/6/Add.1
E F R S C A
 
Letter (E) (19 September 2012)

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SLOVAKIA

CEDAW/C/SVK/CO/4
E F S

Follow-up to concluding observations [Relevant paragraph of document A/63/38]

55. The Committee requests the State party to provide, in one year, written information on the steps taken to implement the recommendations contained in paragraph 45 above. The Committee also requests the State party to consider seeking technical cooperation and assistance, including advisory services, if necessary and when appropriate, for the implementation of the above recommendations
July 2009

CEDAW/C/SVK/CO/4/Add.1
E F R S C A
Received 24 December 2009

 

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SLOVENIA

CEDAW/C/SVN/CO/4
E F S

Follow-up to concluding observations [Relevant paragraph of document CEDAW/C/SVN/CO/4]

43. The Committee requests the State party to provide, within two years, written information
on the steps undertaken to implement the recommendations contained in paragraphs 14 and 28 above.

November 2010
CEDAW/C/SVN/CO/4/Add.1
E F R S C A

 
Letter (E)
(8 February 2011)
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SPAIN
CEDAW/C/ESP/CO/6
E F S

Follow-up to concluding observations [Relevant paragraph of document CEDAW/C/ESP/CO/6]

38. The Committee requests the State party to provide, within two years, written information on the steps taken to implement the recommendations contained in paragraphs 22 and 26.

August 2011
CEDAW/C/ESP/CO/6/Add.1
E F R S C A
 
Letter (E) (14 March 2012)
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SWITZERLAND
CEDAW/C/CHE/CO/3
E F S

Follow-up to concluding observations [Relevant paragraph of document CEDAW/C/CHE/CO/3]

51. The Committee requests the State party to provide, within two years, written information on the steps undertaken to implement the recommendations contained in paragraphs 28 and 44 above.

August 2011
CEDAW/C/CHE/CO/3/Add.1
F
 
Letter (E) (19 March 2013)
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TANZANIA
CEDAW/C/TZA/CO/6
E F S

Follow-up to concluding observations [Relevant paragraph of document CEDAW/C/TZA/CO/6]

59. The Committee requests the State party to provide, within [two years], written information on the steps undertaken to implement the recommendations contained in paragraphs [16, 26 and 50] above. The Committee also requests the State party to consider seeking technical cooperation and assistance, including advisory services, if necessary and when appropriate for implementation of the above recommendations.

July 2010
CEDAW/C/TZA/CO/6/Add.1
E
 
Letter (E) (19 March 2013)
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TIMOR-LESTE
CEDAW/C/TLS/CO/1
E F S

Follow-up to concluding observations [Relevant paragraph of document CEDAW/C/TLS/CO/1]

55. The Committee requests the State party to provide, within two years, detailed written information on the implementation of the recommendations contained in paragraphs 36 and 38 above.

August 2011

CEDAW/C/TLS/CO/1/Add.1
E

CEDAW/C/TLS/CO/1/Add.1/Corr.1

E

 
Letter (E) (19 March 2013)
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TURKEY
CEDAW/C/TUR/CO/6
E F S

Follow-up to concluding observations [Relevant paragraph of document CEDAW/C/TUR/CO/6]

48. The Committee requests the State party to provide, within two years, written information on the steps undertaken to implement the recommendations contained in paragraphs 17 and 23 above.

July 2012
CEDAW/C/TUR/CO/6/Add.1
E
Letter (E) (8 March 2013)
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UKRAINE

CEDAW/C/UKR/CO/7
E F S

Follow-up to concluding observations [Relevant paragraph of document CEDAW/C/UKR/CO/7]

51. The Committee requests the State party to provide, within two years, written information on the steps undertaken to implement the recommendations contained in paragraphs 31 and 33 above.

February 2012
CEDAW/C/UKR/CO/7/Add.1
E F R S
La Strada Ukraine
E-R
Letter (E) (19 March 2013)
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UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
. . . . .

Reminder

2nd reminder

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UNITED KINGDOM OF GREAT
BRITAIN AND NORTHERN IRELAND
CEDAW/C/UK/CO/6
E F S

Follow-up to concluding observations [Relevant paragraph of document A/63/38]

302. The Committee requests the State party to provide, within one year, written information on the steps undertaken to implement the recommendations contained in paragraphs 261 and 263. The Committee also requests the State party to consider seeking technical cooperation and assistance, including advisory services, if necessary and when appropriate for implementation of the above recommendations.
July 2009

CEDAW/C/UK/CO/6/Add.1
A C E F R S
Received in 2009

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URUGUAY
CEDAW/C/URY/CO/7
E F S

Follow-up to concluding observations [Relevant paragraph of document CEDAW/C/URY/CO/7]

57. The Committee requests the State party to provide, within two years, written information on the steps undertaken to implement the recommendations contained in paragraphs 15 and 29 above. The Committee also requests the State party to consider seeking technical cooperation and assistance, including advisory services, if necessary and when appropriate for implementation of the above recommendations.

November 2010
CEDAW/C/URY/CO/7/Add.1
E F R S C A
 
Letter (E) (19 September 2012)
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UZBEKISTAN
CEDAW/C/UZB/CO/4
E F S

Follow-up to concluding observations [Relevant paragraph of document CEDAW/C/UZB/CO/4]

[52. The Committee requests the State party to provide, within two years, written information on the steps undertaken to implement the recommendations contained in paragraphs 10 (definition of equality) and 22 (violence against women) above. ]

February 2012
CEDAW/C/UZB/CO/4/Add.1
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