ICJ stakeholder submission on the Universal Periodic Review of Malta

Maltadetention centreThe ICJ has brought to the attention of the UPR mechanism issues concerning migration and asylum, criminalization of abortion and recognition of gender identity and marriage in Malta.

The ICJ’s submission comes ahead of the consideration of the human rights situation in Malta by the Human Rights Council’s Working Group on the Universal Periodic Review (21 October to 1 November 2013). It includes suggested recommendations to be taken up in the UPR of Malta.

Malta-UPR17-StakeholderSubmission-LegalSubmission-2013 (download full submission in PDF)

Malta-UPR17-AdvocacyNote-LegalSubmission-2013 (download short advocacy note in PDF)

Malta-UPR17-ComparisonChart (download comparison of ICJ suggested recommendations against UPR first cycle recommendations)

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