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Mauritania - Human Rights Committee (Follow-up) - Women's Rights - July 2021

Date: July 26, 2021
Document: Mauritania ICCPR Follow Up Report Draft Final
Country: Mauritania
Type: Intl Mechanism Submission
Issues: Accountability  , Gender-Based Violence , Women's Rights
Mechanism: UN Human Rights Committee
Report Type: Follow-up report

In its Concluding Observations, the Committee requested that the State party provide information on the steps taken to implement its recommendations contained in paragraphs 11, 21, and 43. This report focuses on the steps taken by the State party and developments within the State since 19 July 2019, related to the recommendations on accountability following the humanitarian crisis of 1989 to 1991, female genital mutilation, child marriage, and discrimination.