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Ecuador and UN Charter-based Bodies

Ecuador and UN Treaty Bodies

Most recent concluding observations

Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
Concluding observations (2019) E/C.12/ECU/CO/4

Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
Concluding observations (2019) CRPD/C/ECU/CO/2-3

Committee on the Rights of the Child
Concluding observations (2017) CRC/C/ECU/CO/5-6

Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
Concluding observations (2017) CERD/C/ECU/CO/23-24

Committee on Migrant Workers
Concluding observations (2017) CMW/C/ECU/CO/3

Committee on Enforced Disappearances
Concluding observations (2017) CED/C/ECU/CO/1

Committee against Torture
Concluding observations (2016) CAT/C/ECU/CO/7

Human Rights Committee
Concluding observations (2016) CCPR/C/ECU/CO/6

Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
Concluding observations (2015) CEDAW/C/ECU/CO/8-9

Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the involvement of children in armed conflict
Concluding observations (2010) CRC/C/OPAC/ECU/CO/1

Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the sale of children child prostitution and child pornography
Concluding observations (2010) CRC/C/OPSC/ECU/CO/1

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Human Rights Adviser in Ecuador

OHCHR deployed a Human Rights Adviser (HRA) to the UN Resident Coordinator and UN Country Team (UNCT) in Ecuador in May 2007, with the aim of assisting the UNCT in implementing capacity-building projects on human rights in the judiciary and supporting the UNCT on human rights-based programming. Although the initial mandate focused on supporting the judiciary and later the constitutional reform process, since 2010, the HRA has also prioritized working on mainstreaming human rights in the Government-led national planning development process.
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Field Operations and Technical Cooperation Division (FOTCD)
Contact is in Geneva, Switzerland.

Americas Section
Tel. + 41 22 917 92 48

Human Rights Adviser

Tel: (593) 2 246 0330 Ext. 1020
Fax: (593) 246 1960

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