Yemen: Concluding observations of the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women

The Committee considered the sixth periodic report of Yemen (CEDAW/C/YEM/6) at its 832nd and 833rd meetings, on 1 July 2008 (see CEDAW/C/SR. 832 and 833). The Committee’s list of issues and questions is contained in CEDAW/C/YEM/Q/6 and the responses of the Government of Yemen are contained in CEDAW/C/YEM/Q/6/Add.1.

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United Arab Emirates /UPR:Rights committee seeks public input

ABU DHABI // The committee charged with putting together the Government’s first report to the UN Human Rights Council is looking for input from non-government organisations and members of the public.

The first draft of the report being compiled as part of the top human rights body’s Universal Periodic Review (UPR) mechanism is expected to be made available to the public within the next few weeks to gather feedback.

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