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Turkey and UN Charter-based Bodies

Turkey and UN Treaty Bodies

Most recent concluding observations

Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
Concluding observations (2016) CEDAW/C/TUR/CO/7

Committee against Torture
Concluding observations (2016) CAT/C/TUR/CO/4

Committee on Migrant Workers
Concluding observations (2016) CMW/C/TUR/CO/1

Human Rights Committee
Concluding observations (2012) CCPR/C/TUR/CO/1

Committee on the Rights of the Child
Concluding observations (2012) CRC/C/TUR/CO/2-3

Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
Concluding observations (2011) E/C.12/TUR/CO/1

Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the involvement of children in armed conflict
Concluding observations (2009) CRC/C/OPAC/TUR/CO/1

Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
Concluding observations (2009) CERD/C/TUR/CO/3

Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the sale of children child prostitution and child pornography
Concluding observations (2006) CRC/C/OPSC/TUR/CO/1

>>Full list of documents in the Treaty Body Database

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

Europe and Central Asia Section
Tel. +41 22 928 9294 or +41 22 928 9279

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