UPR 41 – Pre-Sessions documents

Universal Periodical Review – The Netherlands 41st session 07 November 2022 – 18 November 2022 Pre-session documents: UPR NL Joint Submission – NGO Coalition for Children’s Rights Fact Sheets: Children and Youth in the Criminal Justice System Protection Against (Sexual) Exploitation and Trafficking of Children Acceptance of International Norms and Reservations Asylum Seeking, Refugee and Migrant Children …

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UPR 42 – Pre-Sessions documents

Universal Periodic Review- Ghana 42nd session 23 January 2023 – 03 February 2023 Joint submission by Defence for Children International-Ghana (DCI-Ghana), Plan International-Ghana, Women Aspire Network, Gender Centre for Empowering Development (GENCED), Erudite Women Empowerment Foundation (EWEF) and Community Aid for Rural Development (CARD) with the technical support of Defence for Children International (DCI).   This report …

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Press-release – DCI-Liberia position on UPR recommendations in Liberia

The State of Liberia received 27 recommendations related to violence during the previous UPR cycle. Unfortunately, a widespread culture of impunity for SGBV, particularly for rape, persists and COVID-19 put young women and girls at increased risk of violence exacerbated by economic hardships and despair within families. Read our statement here. Unintended pregnancies are also …

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UPR 38 – Pre-session documents

38th session 03 May 2021 – 14 May 2021 In 2021, DCI will engage with the Universal Periodic Review of Sierra Leone and Belgium. DCI National Sections highlight the children’s rights situation in these countries, recall past UPRs, and propose recommendations. Pre-session information: Advocacy factsheets on Sierra Leone | EN Report from the Child Rights Coalition – Sierra Leone …

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UPR 2017 – GHANA

  GHANA Universal Periodic Review – 28th session, November 2017 Joint submission by the Ghana NGO Coalition for the Rights of the Child (GNCRC), Defence for Children International-Ghana (DCI-Ghana) and Plan International Ghana, with the technical support of Defence for Children International (DCI) and ECPAT International.  

36th Session – September 2017​

Statement for the General Debate on Yemen EN Statement for the Interactive Dialogue with the Independent Expert on CAR FR Statement on UPR outcomes The Netherlands EN Statement on UPR outcomes United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (with DCI-GB) EN Statement on Integration of a Gender Perspective EN Statement on Annual Discussion on Indigenous Peoples EN & ES Statement for the General Debate on the Human Rights situation …

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