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Iraq and UN Charter-based Bodies

Iraq and UN Treaty Bodies

Most recent concluding observations

Human Rights Committee
Concluding observations (2015) CCPR/C/IRQ/CO/5

Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
Concluding observations (2015) E/C.12/IRQ/CO/4

Committee on Enforced Disappearances
Concluding observations (2015) CED/C/IRQ/CO/1

Committee against Torture
Concluding observations (2015) CAT/C/IRQ/CO/1

Committee on the Rights of the Child
Concluding observations (2015) CRC/C/IRQ/CO/2-4

Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the sale of children child prostitution and child pornography
Concluding observations (2015) CRC/C/OPSC/IRQ/CO/1

Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
Concluding observations (2014) CERD/C/IRQ/CO/15-21

Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
Concluding observations (2014) CEDAW/C/IRQ/CO/4-6

Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the involvement of children in armed conflict
Concluding observations () CRC/C/OPAC/IRQ/CO/1

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OHCHR in Iraq

The Human Rights Office of the United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) was established in 2004. UNAMI’s chief human rights officer also represents the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights in Iraq.
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Contact Information


Field Operations and Technical Cooperation Division (FOTCD)
Contact is in Geneva, Switzerland.

Middle East and North Africa Section
Tel. +41 22 928 9153


United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI)
Mr. Francesco Motta,
Chief Human Rights Section
Fax: 0019173673615
Postal address: UNAMI, Human Rights Office, P. O. Box 121, Kheitan 83000, Kuwait
Address: UNAMI- Baghdad, Diwan School-Green Zone-International Zone, Baghdad, Iraq

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