Is anyone interested in collaborating with the Statelessness Network Asia Pacific on submissions to UN Human Rights bodies regarding statelessness in Asia and the Pacific.
We have identified the following countries up for review by the UPR, CEDAW and CRC over the next twelve months.
UPR: Bangladesh, Tuvalu and Malaysia CEDAW: Thailand, Fiji, Malaysia, South Korea, Nauru, Singapore, Australia, New Zealand and Cook Islands CRC: Vanuatu, Sri Lanka and the Solomon Islands
Our joint submission to the UPR regarding Japan is below and attached .
The Institute on Statelessness and Inclusion and the Statelessness Network Asia Pacific collaborated with SNAP’s members in Japan to develop a joint submission to the Human Rights Council at the 28th Session of the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) in relation to statelessness, access to nationality and human rights in Japan. This was submitted on 30 March 2017.