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OHCHR report 2015 OHCHR Report 2015
OHCHR Management Plan 2014-2017 OHCHR Management Plan 2014-2017
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Jamaica and UN Charter-based Bodies

Jamaica and UN Treaty Bodies

Most recent concluding observations

Committee on the Rights of the Child
Concluding observations (2015) CRC/C/JAM/CO/3-4

Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
Concluding observations (2013) CERD/C/JAM/CO/16-20

Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
Concluding observations (2013) E/C.12/JAM/CO/3-4

Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
Concluding observations (2012) CEDAW/C/JAM/CO/6-7

Human Rights Committee
Concluding observations (2011) CCPR/C/JAM/CO/3

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Contact Information


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

Americas Section
Tel. + 41 22 928 9167

Human Rigths Adviser

Tel: (1 876) 978 2390 Ext. 2002

Email: bgerstenberg@ohchr.org

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