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Concluding Observations, A/56/38, paras. 319-360, 5 July 2001: Sweden

334. The Committee commends the Government for passing legislation that provides residence permits to individuals who have a well-founded fear of persecution on the basis of sexual orientation or gender, particularly in cases that involve discrimination against women.

Link to full text of the report: Concluding Observations-CEDAW-Sweden-2001-eng