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Country visits

Working Group on discrimination against women and girls

The Working Group undertakes country visits at the invitation of the Government with the aim of examining the situation of discrimination against women in law and in practice at the national level, identifying good practices in the elimination of such discrimination, and making recommendations to the Government to improve the protection of women's human rights.

More about country visits of the Special Procedures

Since 2012, the Working Group has conducted 22 country visits. Find the list of those visits with links to reports, comments and follow up documentation in the table below.

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YearCountryReportComments by the StateEnd of mission statementFollow-up
2023Mauritania  End of mission statement 
2023Malta  End of mission statement 
2023AfghanistanA/HRC/53/21 End of mission statement 
2022MaldivesA/HRC/53/39/Add.2A/HRC/53/39/Add.3End of mission statement 
2022KyrgyzstanA/HRC/53/39/Add.1 End of mission statement

Call for input
English | Français | Español

Inputs from CSOs
Submission by Leidy Depaz Caballero

2020RomaniaA/HRC/47/38/Add.1 End of mission statement

Call for input
English | Français | Español

Letter from the working group (2023)

Response from the State: 1, 2, 3

Inputs from CSOs
Submission by ECPI and SECS
Submission by ALEG
Submission by Coalition on Gender Equality
Submission by Leidy Depaz Caballero

2019GreeceA/HRC/44/51/Add.1 End of mission statement

Call for input
English | Français | Español

Response from the State

Inputs from CSOs
Submission by Leidy Depaz Caballero

2018PolandA/HRC/41/33/Add.2A/HRC/41/33/Add.4End of mission statement

Call for input
English | Français | Español

Response from the State

Inputs from CSOs
Submission by FEDERA
Submission by Leidy Depaz Caballero

2018HondurasA/HRC/41/33/Add.1A/HRC/41/33/Add.3
(Spanish only)
End of mission statement

Call for input
English | Français | Español

Inputs from CSOs
Submission by CRD and CDM
Submission by Broken Chalk
Submission by Leidy Depaz Caballero

2017Chad* (Annotated Version)A/HRC/38/46/Add.2 End of mission statement

Call for input
English | Français | Español

Inputs from CSOs
Submission by Elizka Relief Foundation
Submission by Leidy Depaz Caballero
 

2017SamoaA/HRC/38/46/Add.1 End of mission statement

Call for input
English | Français | Español

Inputs from CSOs
Submission by Leidy Depaz Caballero

2016Kuwait

A/HRC/35/29/Add.2

A/HRC/35/29/Add.3End of mission statement

Call for input
English | Français | Español

Response from the State
1, 2

Inputs from CSOs
Submission by Leidy Depaz Caballero

2016HungaryA/HRC/35/29/Add.1A/HRC/35/29/Add.4End of mission statement

Call for input
English | Français | Español

Response from the State

Inputs from CSOs
Submission by Leidy Depaz Caballero

2015United StatesA/HRC/32/44/Add.2 End of mission statementLetter from the working group (2017)
Reply from civil society organizations (2019)
2015SenegalA/HRC/32/44/Add.1A/HRC/32/44/Add.3
(French only)
End of mission statementLetter from the Working Group
2014SpainA/HRC/29/40/Add.3 End of mission statementLetter from the Working Group
Information submitted by the State
2014PeruA/HRC/29/40/Add.2A/HRC/29/40/Add.5
(Spanish only)
End of mission statementLetter from the Working Group
2014ChileA/HRC/29/40/Add.1A/HRC/29/40/Add.4
(Spanish only)
End of mission statement

 

Letter from the Working Group

 

2013ChinaA/HRC/26/39/Add.2 End of mission statementLetter from the Working Group
2013IcelandA/HRC/26/39/Add.1 End of mission statementLetter from the Working Group
2013TunisiaA/HRC/23/50/Add.2 End of mission statementLetter from the Working Group
2012MoldovaA/HRC/23/50/Add.1 End of mission statementLetter from the Working Group
2012MoroccoA/HRC/20/28/Add.1 End of mission statementLetter from the Working Group