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Decisions, statements and letters

Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

In line with its early warning and urgent measures procedures, the Committee has:

  1. adopted decisions;
  2. issued statements; or
  3. sent letters to States parties.

These are available below. Responses from States parties are not posted on the website.

A. Decisions
DateSubjectLanguagesSymbol
12/04/2024Decision on SudanEnglish 
21/12/2023Decision on Israel and the State of PalestineEnglish 
30/08/2023Decision on the lack of equitable and non-discriminatory access to COVID-19 vaccinesEnglish 
23/11/2022ChinaEnglish 
13/12/2019CanadaEnglish 
10/05/2018PhilippinesEnglish 
25/08/2017NigeriaEnglish 
18/08/2017United States of AmericaEnglish 
28/11/2016BurundiEnglish 
26/08/2016BurundiEnglish 
22/08/2014Iraqالعربية | English 
04/03/2011Côte d'IvoireEnglishCERD/C/CIV/DEC/2
27/08/2010KyrghystanEnglishCERD/C/KGZ/DEC/1
11/03/2010NigeriaEnglishCERD/C/NGA/DEC/1
18/08/2006SurinameEnglishCERD/C/DEC/SUR/5
07/03/2006United States of AmericaEnglish | Français | русский | EspañolCERD/C/USA/DEC/1
18/08/2005SurinameEnglishCERD/C/DEC/SUR/2
11/03/2005Situation in DarfurEnglishCERD/C/66/DAR/Dec.2
11/03/2005New Zealand Foreshore and Seabed Act 2004English | Français | русский | EspañolCERD/C/66/NZL/Dec.1
20/08/2004Israel (family reunification in cases of marriage between an Israeli citizen and a person residing in the West Bank or Gaza)English | Français | русский | EspañolCERD/C/65/Dec.2
18/08/2004Sudan (Situation in Darfur)English | Français | русский | EspañolCERD/C/65/Dec.1
09/03/2004GuyanaEnglish | Français | русский | EspañolCERD/C/64/Dec.1
21/08/2003Situation in Lao People's Democratic RepublicEnglish | Français | русский | EspañolCERD/C/63/Dec.1
14/08/2003Israel (family reunification in cases of marriage between an Israeli citizen and a person residing in the West Bank or Gaza)English | Français | русский | EspañolCERD/C/63/Dec.2
21/03/2003Situation of Displaced Persons in Côte d'IvoireEnglish | Français | русский | EspañolCERD/C/62/Dec.1
21/03/2003GuyanaEnglish | Français | русский | EspañolCERD/C/62/Dec.2
21/03/2003SurinameEnglish | Français | русский | EspañolCERD/C/62/Dec.3
B. Statements
SubjectStatement
Statement on Israel and the State of Palestine27 October 2023
English
Statement on the US Supreme Court’s decision regarding the affirmative action in colleges and universities21 August 2023
English
Prévention de la discrimination raciale, y compris les procédures d'alerte précoce et d'action urgente7 July 2023
French/English
Situation of migrants, asylum seekers and refugees of Haitian origin in the Americas region28 April 2023
English/Español
Déclaration sur le discours de haine à l’encontre de migrants africains sub-sahariens en Tunisie31 March 2023
Français
Statement on the Tragic Events at Moroccan-Spanish Border11 August 2022
English
Statement on the lack of equitable and non-discriminatory access to COVID-19 vaccines25 April 2022
English
Racial discrimination against persons fleeing from the armed conflict in Ukraine17 March 2022
English
​Rise of racial discrimination against Asians and people of Asian descent27 April 2021
English
Peru7 August 2020
English
COVID -19 and its implications under the ICERD7 August 2020
English
United States of America12 June 2020
English
Recent Migrant Crises15 May 2015
English
Israel10 May 2018
English
LIBYAN ARAB JAMAHIRIYA7 December 2017
English
28 February 2011
English
SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC2 September 2011
English
C. Letters
State partyLetter
AUSTRALIA1/05/2024
English
29/08/2022
English
03/12/2021
English
14/12/2018
English
31/05/2010
English
28/09/2009
English
13/03/2009
English
BANGLADESH8 December 2023
English
31/08/02023
English
17/05/2017
English
BELARUS07/08/2020
English
13/12/2019
English
BELIZE09/03/2012
English
07/03/2008
English
24/08/2007
English
09/03/2007
English
BOTSWANA12/03/2010
English
BRAZIL29/08/2022
English
29/04/2022
English
25/08/2021
1 - 2
30/04/2021
English
07/08/2020
English
10/05/2019
English
11/03/2011
English
31/05/2010
English
28/09/2009
English
07/03/2008
English
24/08/2007
English
09/03/2007
English
18/08/2006
English
15/08/2008
English
CANADA1/05/2024
English
8 December 2023
English
8 December 2023
English
02/12/2022
English
29/08/2022
English
29/04/2022
English
30/04/2021
English
24/11/2020
English
29/08/2019
English
10/05/2019
1-2
14/12/2018
1-2-3
17/05/2017
English
13/12/2016
English
03/10/2016
English
27/05/2016
English
13/03/2009
English
15/08/2008
English
CAMEROON8 December 2023
English
31/08/2023
English
10/05/2019
English
1/03/2013
Français
27/08/2010
Français
CHILE8 December 2023
Spanish
8 December 2023
Spanish
28/04/2023
Español
28/04/2023
Español
13/12/2019
English
10/05/2019
English
17/05/2018
Español
02/09/2011
Español
07/03/2008
Español
24/08/2007
Español
CHINA07/03/2008
English
COLOMBIA02/12/2022
English
29/08/2022
Español
02/09/2011
Español
27/08/2010
Español
COSTA RICA31/08/2023
Español
28/04/2023
Español
30/08/2013
Español
1/03/2013
Español
31/08/2012
Español
02/09/2011
Español
11/03/2011
Español
27/08/2010
Español
CZECH REPUBLIC15/08/2008
English
DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO18/08/2006
Français
EL SALVADOR13/03/2009
Español
ETHIOPIA13/12/2016
English
31/08/2012
English
02/09/2011
English
07/03/2008
English
03/09/2007
English
FRANCE1/05/2024
Français
29/08/2019
English
14/12/2018
English
28/09/2009
Français
GUATEMALA8 December 2023
Spanish
02/12/2022
English
16/05/2022
Español
17/05/2017
Español
13/12/2016
English
27/05/2016
English
GUYANA29/04/2022
English
14/12/2018
English
17/05/2018
English
7/04/2014
English
1/03/2013
English
INDIA8 December 2023
English
8 December 2023
English
29/04/2022
English
25/08/2021
English
29/08/2019
English
10/05/2019
English
14/12/2018
English
30/08/2018
English
17/05/2017
English
07/04/2014
English
31/08/2012
English
02/09/2011
English
12/03/2010
English
28/09/2009
English
13/03/2009
English
15/08/2008
English
INDONESIA30/04/2021
English
29/08/2017
English
13/12/2016
English
03/10/2016
English
28/08/2015
English
30/08/2013
English
02/09/2011
English
28/09/2009
English
13/03/2009
English
ITALY15/08/2008
English
JAPAN31/08/2012
English
09/03/2012
English
KAZAKHSTAN03/12/2021
English
30/04/2021
English
07/08/2020
English
KENYA07/04/2014
English
30/08/2013
English
09/03/2012
English
KYRGYZSTAN02/09/2011
English
11/03/2011
English
LAOS12/03/2010
English
13/03/2009
English
27/08/2010
English
LATVIA29/08/2019
English
10/05/2019
English
MEXICO30/08/2018
English
NEPAL30/08/2013
English
31/08/2012
English
28/09/2009
English
13/03/2009
English
NICARAGUA24/08/2007
Español
18/08/2006
Español
NIGER12/03/2010
Français
28/09/2009
English
27/08/2010
Français
PANAMA24/11/2020
English
13/12/2019
English
09/03/2012
English
15/08/2008
English
PAPUA NEW GUINEA14/12/2018
English
17/02/2016
English
11/03/2011
English
PARAGUAY31/05/2010
English
27/08/2010
Español
PERU

8 December 2023
Spanish
28/04/2023
Español
30/04/2021
English
29/08/2019
English
30/08/2013
Español
1/03/2013
Español
02/09/2011
Español
13/03/2010
English
13/03/2009
English
07/03/2008
Español
03/09/2007
Español
09/03/2007
English | Español
18/08/2006
English

 

PHILIPPINES30/08/2018
English
31/08/2012
English
07/03/2008
English
24/08/2007
English
15/08/2008
English
27/08/2010
English
RUSSIAN FEDERATION24/11/2020
English
07/08/2020
English
13/12/2019
English
26/01/2016
English
15/05/2015
English
02/09/2011
English
11/03/2011
English
SLOVAKIA31/08/2012
English
02/09/2011
English
11/03/2011
English
27/08/2010
English
SOUTH AFRICA11/03/2011
English
SURINAME1/03/2013
English
09/03/2012
English
02/09/2011
English
SWEDEN29/04/2022
English
TANZANIA28/4/2023
English
3/10/2016
English
1/03/2013
English
11/03/2011
English
13/03/2009
English
THAILAND24/11/2020
English
29/08/2019
English
17/05/2017
English
03/10/2016
English
11/12/2015
English
15/05/2015
English
09/03/2012
English
UNITED KINGDOM12/03/2010
English
UNITED STATES OF
AMERICA
1/05/2024
English
29/04/2022
English
03/12/2021
English
25/08/2021
English
24/11/2020
English
07/08/2020
English
10/05/2019
1-2
30/08/2018
English
17/05/2017
English
1/03/2013
English
09/03/2012
English
11/03/2011
English
09/03/2007
English
18/08/2006
English
Regional Institutions
Regional InstitutionsLetter
CONSEIL OF EUROPE27 August 2010
English
EUROPEAN UNION27 August 2010
English