Mauritania

Mauritania

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Mauritania and UN Charter-based Bodies

Mauritania and UN Treaty Bodies

Most recent concluding observations

Human Rights Committee
Concluding observations (2019) CCPR/C/MRT/CO/2

Committee on the Rights of the Child
Concluding observations (2018) CRC/C/MRT/CO/3-5

Committee against Torture
Concluding observations (2018) CAT/C/MRT/CO/2

Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
Concluding observations (2018) CERD/C/MRT/CO/8-14

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

Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
Concluding observations (2014) CEDAW/C/MRT/CO/2-3

Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
Concluding observations (2012) E/C.12/MRT/CO/1


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OHCHR in Mauritania

On 22 September 2009, an Agreement was signed between OHCHR and the Government of Mauritania to establish the OHCHR Country Office in Nouakchott. On 9 December 2010, the Office was officially inaugurated. Since its establishment, the Office has been monitoring the human rights situation and offering technical assistance to the Government as well as to the civil society organisations, including in the fight against discrimination and slavery and in reforming the justice system.
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Contact Information

Headquarters

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

Africa Branch
Tel. + 41 22 928 9360

Field

AHAUT-COMMISSARIAT AUX DROITS DE L’HOMME
Ilot A Rue Mamadou Konaté,
Villa 640 Tevrag Zeina
BP 4088 NOUAKCHOTT, MAURITANIE

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