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Report of the Special Rapporteur on violence against women, A/HRC/26/38/Add.3, 18 June 2014: Azerbaijan

IV. Challenges in fulfilling the State’s obligation to act with due diligence to eliminate violence against women E. Remedies for specific groups at risk 79. The Special Rapporteur heard of the particular distress experienced by women with disabilities, the severe discrimination that they were facing in particular in accessing education and employment, and the lack […]

Concluding Observations, CCPR/C/AZE/CO/3, 13 August 2009: Azerbaijan

19. The Committee is concerned at reports that individuals have been harassed by police and prison officials because of their sexual orientation (art. 26). The State party should take measures in this respect by providing training activities to its law enforcement and penitentiary authorities and by elaborating a relevant code of conduct. Link to full […]