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Somalia

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

Not a party to CEDAW convention.

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

Not a party to CEDAW convention.

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

Accessed 24 April 1990.

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

Accessed 24 April 1990.

Other international regulations

ICERD
International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination
Ratified 25 September 1975.

 

ACHPR
African Charter on Human and Peoples’ Rights
Accessed February 1982.

 

Protocol to the African Charter on Human and Peoples’ Rights  on the Establishment of an African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights
Accessed February 2006.

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