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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 […]

Global efforts for the elimination of racism: report of the Secretary-General, A/65/377, 17 September 2010

Global efforts for the total elimination of racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance and the comprehensive implementation of and follow-up to the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action II. CONTRIBUTIONS RECEIVED A. Member States Sweden 45. Sweden highlighted the fact that the fight against all forms of discrimination, including multiple discrimination, is one of […]

Concluding Observations, CCPR/C/SWE/CO/6, 7 May 2009: Sweden

3. The Committee welcomes the various legislative, administrative and practical measures taken to improve the promotion and protection of human rights in the State party since the examination of the fifth periodic report, in particular: (a) The inclusion of a new provision in the Constitution in 2003 (The Instrument of Government, chap. 1, art. 2, […]

Concluding Observations, CCPR/C/DNK/CO/5, 16 December 2008: Denmark

4. The Committee welcomes the extensive legislative, administrative and policy measures taken to improve the promotion and protection of human rights since the examination of the fourth periodic report, including: … (e)The establishment, in May 2008, of the Board of Equal Treatment, with competence to receive individual complaints concerning alleged cases of discrimination based on […]