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Egypt

CEFDM: Convenção sobre a Eliminação de Todas as Formas de Discriminação contra a Mulher (18/1279)

Signed 16 July 1980
Ratified 18 September 1981
Reservations:
- Art. 2: should not run counter to the Islamic Sharia.
- Art. 9, paragraph 2 nationality of women’s children.
- Art. 16 marriage and family relations: should not cause prejudice to the Islamic Sharia’s provisions and lack of respect for the sacrosanct nature of the firm religious beliefs which govern marital relations in Egypt.
- Art. 29, paragraph 2, arbitral body of any dispute which may arise between States concerning the interpretation or application of the Convention.

CEFDM-PF: Protocolo Facultativo da CEFDM -6/10/99-

Not signed

PIDESC: Pacto Internacional de Direitos Econômicos, Sociais e Culturais (16/12/66)

Signed 4 August 1967
Ratified 14 January 1982

PIDCP: Pacto Internacional de Direitos Civis e Políticos (16/12/66) Disposições específicas: arts. 2.1, 3, 14, 16 y 23.4

Signed 4 August 1967
Ratified 14 January 1982

Outras disposições internacionais

- ACHPR
African Charter on Human and Peoples’ Rights adopted on 17/6/1981.
Relevant articles: 1.f; 2[1]; 7[d]; 8; 28; 18[2][3]



Signed 16 November 1981
Ratified 20 November 1984
Deposited 03 April 1984

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