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Universal periodic review of human rights in the United Kingdom 2017: response to recommendations

Published: 8 Dec 2017
Part of:
Equality and rights, Law and order
ISBN:
9781788514019

The Scottish Government response to recommendations from the third Universal Periodic Review of the UK's overall human rights record in May 2017.

158 page PDF

1.7MB

158 page PDF

1.7MB

Contents
Universal periodic review of human rights in the United Kingdom 2017: response to recommendations
Annex A: International Human Rights Treaty Reporting

158 page PDF

1.7MB

Annex A: International Human Rights Treaty Reporting

The information presented in this table can also be found on the Scottish Government website. It is updated regularly.

Treaty/Convention Recommendations Scottish Government Position Statement Next Activity
Universal Periodic Review 2017 2017 Mid-term report (2019)
International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights 2015 2015 State party report (2020)
International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights 2016 2016 State party report (2021)
UN Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment 2013   State party report (2017)
International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination 2016   Follow-up response to recommendations (2017)
Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women 2013   State party report (2017)
Convention on the Rights of the Child 2016 2016 State party report (2022)
Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities 2017 * Update on specific recommendations (2018)

* A Fairer Scotland for Disabled People is the Scottish Government’s delivery plan for the CRPD.


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