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National Assembly of South Korea should act swiftly to enact anti-discrimination legislation

Four separate bills on anti-discrimination have been filed since June 2020 at the National Assembly of South Korea. However, these bills remain pending for discussion at the Legislation and Judiciary Committee. ICJ and other undersigned human rights organizations, call on the National Assembly to immediately move forward with discussions on these bills and pass a […]

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Concluding Observations, CEDAW/C/KOR/CO/7, 1 August 2011: Republic of Korea

Discriminatory laws 14. While the Committee notes that the consultations on the adoption of the Anti-Discrimination Bill and on the effectiveness of some 90 pre-existing laws on discrimination conducted by the Subcommittee on Anti-Discrimination Laws were concluded at the end of 2010, it regrets the lack of information on the results of those consultations and […]

South Korea-Military Penal Code (2010)

South Korea-Military Penal Code-2010-kor  

South Korea – Act on the Protection of Children and Juveniles from Sexual Abuse (2009)

South Korea – Act on the Protection of Children and Juveniles from Sexual Abuse-2009-eng  

South Korea-National Human Rights Commission Act (2001)

South Korea-National Human Rights Commission Act-2001-eng