UPR - Dominica

THIRD CYCLE date of consideration: 9 May 2019

During the 33rd UPR Working Group Session, Dominica received 16 SOGIESC recommendations. It noted all 16 recommendations.

summary and SOGIESC recommendations of the 33rd Working Group

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SECOND CYCLE date of consideration: Thursday 1 May 2014

Rejected recommendations: Step up the implementation of measures to reduce gender and sexual orientation discrimination, including awareness activities; Decriminalize consensual adult same-sex activity by amending article 14 and repealing article 16 of the Sexual Offences Act; Establish anti-discrimination laws and regulations ensuring that LGBT persons and other vulnerable groups enjoy equal treatment. Human Rights Council. Oral Statement. UPR Outcome full information on the country's UPR

FIRST CYCLE date of consideration: Monday 7 December 2009

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