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CEDAW: Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (adopted on 18 December 1979). Relevant articles: 2, 4, 14 and 16.

Ratified on 9 July 1993

Reservation on paragraph 1 of Article 29

CEDAW-OP: Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (adopted on 6 October 1999).

Not Signed.

ICESCR: International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (adopted on 16 December 1966). Relevant articles: 2(2), 3 and 11(1).

Accessed 10 April 1979

ICCPR: International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (adopted on 16 December 1966). Relevant articles: 2(1), 3, 14, 16 and 23(4).

Accessed 10 April 1979

Other international regulations

Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous People 

Voted in favour at the UN General Assembly, 13 September 2007

Sources: numbers in brackets (*) refer to sources displayed in the Bibliography