date of consideration: April-May 2020
date of consideration: Wednesday 13 May 2015
During the second cycle of the UPR, Jamaica received 18 SOGIEI recommendations, but only accepted two of these recommendations.
Accepted recommendations: To step up its efforts to protect all citizens from violence and discrimination, including lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender persons; Take effective measures to investigate and prosecute all incidents and acts of violence targeting individuals based on sexual orientation.
summary of SOGIESC recommendations
Human Rights Council. Oral Statement. UPR Outcome
full information on the country's UPR
date of consideration: Monday 8 November 2010