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Region and country Archives: Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Concluding Observations, CEDAW/C/VCT/CO/4-8, 24 July 2015: Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

C. Principal areas of concern and recommendations Violence against women 20.The Committee welcomes the adoption in April 2015 of the Domestic Violence Act, which broadens the definition of domestic violence by including not only physical violence but also sexual, psychological and economic violence. The Committee also notes with appreciation the adoption in 2015 of an […]

Concluding Observations, CCPR/C/VCT/CO/2, 24 April 2008: St. Vincent and The Grenadines

8. The Committee is concerned that consensual homosexual acts between adults in private are still criminalized under section 146 of the Criminal Code (art. 17). The State party should provide information on the application of the law in practice, and consider the abolition of this law. Link to full text of the report: Concluding Observations-HRC-St […]