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Early Warning Measures and Urgent Actions

The Committee includes in its regular agenda preventive measures which include early-warning aimed at preventing existing situations escalating into conflicts and urgent procedures to respond to problems requiring immediate attention to prevent or limit the scale or number of serious violations of the Convention. For more information on these procedures, click here.

The Committee has adopted decisions under these procedures, issued statements or has sent letters to States Parties. Responses from States parties are not posted on the website.

General Documentation
Document typeSymbol/TitleDownload
Command item
Command item
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EWUA - DecisionA/49/18(SUPP), paras 17-20Adoption of Early Warning and Urgent Action Procedures View document  A/49/18(SUPP) True
EWUA - DecisionA/49/18(SUPP), paras 109Decision 3(45): Racist Acts of Terrorism (1994) View document  A/49/18(SUPP) True
EWUA - GuidelinesCED/C/4Guidance for the submission of a request fo urgent action to the Committee View document  CED/C/4 True


Documentation by country
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Command item
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Algeria Algeria

 
 Document type
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Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
AlgeriaEWUA - DecisionA/50/18(SUPP), pg. 7   View document  A/50/18(SUPP) True
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Australia Australia

 
 Document type
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Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
AustraliaEWUA - Action Letter 31 May 2010  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/AUS/5457 True
AustraliaEWUA - Action Letter 28 Sep 2009  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/AUS/5458 True
AustraliaEWUA - Action Letter 13 Mar 2009  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/AUS/5459 True
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Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
AustraliaEWUA - DecisionA/53/18(SUPP), pg. 18   View document  A/53/18(SUPP) True
AustraliaEWUA - DecisionA/54/18(SUPP), pg. 6-8   View document  A/54/18(SUPP) True
AustraliaEWUA - DecisionA/54/18(SUPP), pg. 11-12   View document  A/54/18(SUPP) True
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Bangladesh Bangladesh

 
 Document type
CollapseEWUA - Action Letter14
 
Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
BangladeshEWUA - Action Letter    View document  INT/CERD/ALE/BGD/8205 True
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Belize Belize

 
 Document type
CollapseEWUA - Action Letter18
 
Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
BelizeEWUA - Action Letter 09 Mar 2012  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/BLZ/5460 True
BelizeEWUA - Action Letter 07 Mar 2008  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/BLZ/5461 True
BelizeEWUA - Action Letter 24 Aug 2007  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/BLZ/5462 True
BelizeEWUA - Action Letter 09 Mar 2007  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/BLZ/5463 True
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Bosnia and Herzegovina Bosnia and Herzegovina

 
 Document type
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Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
Bosnia and HerzegovinaEWUA - DecisionA/48/18(SUPP), pg.113   View document  A/48/18(SUPP) True
Bosnia and HerzegovinaEWUA - DecisionA/50/18(SUPP), pgs. 11-12   View document  A/50/18(SUPP) True
Bosnia and HerzegovinaEWUA - DecisionA/51/18(SUPP), pgs. 7-8   View document  A/51/18(SUPP) True
Bosnia and HerzegovinaEWUA - DecisionA/51/18(SUPP), pgs. 10-11   View document  A/51/18(SUPP) True
Bosnia and HerzegovinaEWUA - DecisionA/52/18(SUPP), pgs. 8-9   View document  A/52/18(SUPP) True
Bosnia and HerzegovinaEWUA - DecisionA/53/18(SUPP), pgs. 16-17   View document  A/53/18(SUPP) True
Bosnia and HerzegovinaEWUA - DecisionA/53/18(SUPP), pgs. 23-25   View document  A/53/18(SUPP) True
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Botswana Botswana

 
 Document type
CollapseEWUA - Action Letter23
 
Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
BotswanaEWUA - Action Letter 12 Mar 2010  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/BWA/5464 True
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Brazil Brazil

 
 Document type
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Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
BrazilEWUA - Action Letter 11 Mar 2011  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/BRA/5465 True
BrazilEWUA - Action Letter 31 May 2010  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/BRA/5466 True
BrazilEWUA - Action Letter 28 Sep 2009  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/BRA/5467 True
BrazilEWUA - Action Letter 15 Aug 2008  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/BRA/5472 True
BrazilEWUA - Action Letter 07 Mar 2008  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/BRA/5468 True
BrazilEWUA - Action Letter 24 Aug 2007  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/BRA/5469 True
BrazilEWUA - Action Letter 09 Mar 2007  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/BRA/5470 True
BrazilEWUA - Action Letter 18 Aug 2006  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/BRA/5471 True
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Burundi Burundi

 
 Document type
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Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
BurundiEWUA - Decision    View document  INT/CERD/EWU/BDI/8087 True
BurundiEWUA - Decision    View document  INT/CERD/EWU/BDI/8118 True
BurundiEWUA - DecisionA/49/18(SUPP), paras 108   View document  A/49/18(SUPP) True
BurundiEWUA - DecisionA/49/18(SUPP), pgs. 116-117, Annex III   View document  A/49/18(SUPP) True
BurundiEWUA - DecisionA/50/18(SUPP), pg. 8   View document  A/50/18(SUPP) True
BurundiEWUA - DecisionA/50/18(SUPP), pgs. 9-10   View document  A/50/18(SUPP) True
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Cameroon Cameroon

 
 Document type
CollapseEWUA - Action Letter30
 
Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
CameroonEWUA - Action Letter 27 Aug 2010  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/CMR/5475 True
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Canada Canada

 
 Document type
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Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
CanadaEWUA - Action Letter 13 Dec 2016  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/CAN/8127 True
CanadaEWUA - Action Letter 27 May 2016  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/CAN/8030 True
CanadaEWUA - Action Letter 13 Mar 2009  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/CAN/5473 True
CanadaEWUA - Action Letter 15 Aug 2008  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/CAN/5474 True
CanadaEWUA - Action Letter    View document  INT/CERD/ALE/CAN/8092 True
CanadaEWUA - Action Letter    View document  INT/CERD/ALE/CAN/8131 True
CanadaEWUA - Action Letter    View document  INT/CERD/ALE/CAN/8206 True
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Chile Chile

 
 Document type
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Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
ChileEWUA - Action Letter 02 Sep 2011  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/CHL/5476 True
ChileEWUA - Action Letter 07 Mar 2008  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/CHL/5477 True
ChileEWUA - Action Letter 24 Aug 2007  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/CHL/5478 True
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China China

 
 Document type
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Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
ChinaEWUA - Action Letter 07 Mar 2008  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/CHN/5479 True
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Colombia Colombia

 
 Document type
CollapseEWUA - Action Letter37
 
Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
ColombiaEWUA - Action Letter 02 Sep 2011  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/COL/5480 True
ColombiaEWUA - Action Letter 27 Aug 2010  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/COL/5481 True
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Costa Rica Costa Rica

 
 Document type
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Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
Costa RicaEWUA - Action Letter 31 Aug 2012  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/CRI/5482 True
Costa RicaEWUA - Action Letter 02 Sep 2011  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/CRI/5483 True
Costa RicaEWUA - Action Letter 11 Mar 2011  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/CRI/5484 True
Costa RicaEWUA - Action Letter 27 Aug 2010  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/CRI/5485 True
Costa RicaEWUA - Action LetterEWAUP 30 Aug 2013 View document  INT/CERD/ALE/CRI/7097 True
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Côte d'Ivoire Côte d'Ivoire

 
 Document type
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Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
Côte d'IvoireEWUA - DecisionCERD/C/62/Dec.1   View document  CERD/C/62/Dec.1 True
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Croatia Croatia

 
 Document type
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Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
CroatiaEWUA - DecisionA/48/18(SUPP), pg.113   View document  A/48/18(SUPP) True
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Cyprus Cyprus

 
 Document type
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Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
CyprusEWUA - DecisionA/51/18(SUPP), pgs. 11-12   View document  A/51/18(SUPP) True
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Czech Republic Czech Republic

 
 Document type
CollapseEWUA - Action Letter46
 
Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
Czech RepublicEWUA - Action Letter 15 Aug 2008  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/CZE/5486 True
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Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
Czech RepublicEWUA - DecisionA/53/18(SUPP), pg. 18   View document  A/53/18(SUPP) True
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Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo

 
 Document type
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Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
Democratic Republic of the CongoEWUA - Action Letter 18 Aug 2006  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/COD/5487 True
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Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
Democratic Republic of the CongoEWUA - DecisionA/54/18(SUPP), pg. 8-9   View document  A/54/18(SUPP) True
Democratic Republic of the CongoEWUA - DecisionA/54/18(SUPP), pg. 12   View document  A/54/18(SUPP) True
Democratic Republic of the CongoEWUA - DecisionA/52/18(SUPP), pgs. 9-10   View document  A/52/18(SUPP) True
Democratic Republic of the CongoEWUA - DecisionA/53/18(SUPP), pg. 15   View document  A/53/18(SUPP) True
Democratic Republic of the CongoEWUA - DecisionA/53/18(SUPP), pgs. 20-21   View document  A/53/18(SUPP) True
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El Salvador El Salvador

 
 Document type
CollapseEWUA - Action Letter55
 
Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
El SalvadorEWUA - Action Letter 13 Mar 2009  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/SLV/5488 True
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Ethiopia Ethiopia

 
 Document type
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Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
EthiopiaEWUA - Action Letter 13 Dec 2016  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/ETH/8128 True
EthiopiaEWUA - Action Letter 31 Aug 2012  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/ETH/5489 True
EthiopiaEWUA - Action Letter 02 Sep 2011  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/ETH/5490 True
EthiopiaEWUA - Action Letter 07 Mar 2008  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/ETH/5491 True
EthiopiaEWUA - Action Letter 03 Sep 2007  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/ETH/5492 True
EthiopiaEWUA - Action Letter    View document  INT/CERD/ALE/ETH/8132 True
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France France

 
 Document type
CollapseEWUA - Action Letter62
 
Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
FranceEWUA - Action Letter 28 Sep 2009  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/FRA/5493 True
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Guatemala Guatemala

 
 Document type
CollapseEWUA - Action Letter70
 
Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
GuatemalaEWUA - Action Letter 13 Dec 2016  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/GTM/8129 True
GuatemalaEWUA - Action Letter 27 May 2016  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/GTM/8031 True
GuatemalaEWUA - Action Letter    View document  INT/CERD/ALE/GTM/8133 True
GuatemalaEWUA - Action Letter    View document  INT/CERD/ALE/GTM/8207 True
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Guyana Guyana

 
 Document type
CollapseEWUA - Action Letter73
 
Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
GuyanaEWUA - Action Letter  07 Mar 2014 View document  INT/CERD/ALE/GUY/7372 True
CollapseEWUA - Decision73
 
Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
GuyanaEWUA - DecisionCERD/C/62/Dec/2   View document  CERD/C/62/Dec/2 True
GuyanaEWUA - DecisionCERD/C/62/Dec.1   View document  CERD/C/62/Dec.1 True
GuyanaEWUA - DecisionCERD/C/64/Dec.1   View document  CERD/C/64/Dec.1 True
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India India

 
 Document type
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Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
IndiaEWUA - Action Letter 07 Mar 2014  View document  INT/CERD/FIE/Ind/7371 True
IndiaEWUA - Action Letter 31 Aug 2012  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/Ind/5494 True
IndiaEWUA - Action Letter 02 Sep 2011  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/Ind/5495 True
IndiaEWUA - Action Letter 12 Mar 2010  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/Ind/5496 True
IndiaEWUA - Action Letter 28 Sep 2009  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/Ind/5497 True
IndiaEWUA - Action Letter 13 Mar 2009  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/Ind/5498 True
IndiaEWUA - Action Letter 15 Aug 2008  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/Ind/5499 True
IndiaEWUA - Action Letter    View document  INT/CERD/ALE/Ind/8208 True
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Indonesia Indonesia

 
 Document type
CollapseEWUA - Action Letter80
 
Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
IndonesiaEWUA - Action Letter 13 Dec 2016  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/IDN/8130 True
IndonesiaEWUA - Action Letter 02 Sep 2011  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/IDN/5500 True
IndonesiaEWUA - Action Letter 28 Sep 2009  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/IDN/5501 True
IndonesiaEWUA - Action Letter 13 Mar 2009  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/IDN/5502 True
IndonesiaEWUA - Action LetterEWAUP 30 Aug 2013 View document  INT/CERD/ALE/IDN/7098 True
IndonesiaEWUA - Action Letter    View document  INT/CERD/ALE/IDN/8093 True
IndonesiaEWUA - Action Letter    View document  INT/CERD/ALE/IDN/8134 True
IndonesiaEWUA - Action Letter    View document  INT/CERD/ALE/IDN/8288 True
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Israel Israel

 
 Document type
CollapseEWUA - Decision84
 
Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
IsraelEWUA - DecisionA/49/18(SUPP), 1-2, Annex III   View document  A/49/18(SUPP) True
IsraelEWUA - DecisionA/51/18(SUPP), paras 31-36   View document  A/51/18(SUPP) True
IsraelEWUA - DecisionA/52/18(SUPP), pgs. 7-8   View document  A/52/18(SUPP) True
IsraelEWUA - DecisionCERD/C/63/Dec.2   View document  CERD/C/63/Dec.2 True
IsraelEWUA - DecisionCERD/C/65/Dec.2   View document  CERD/C/65/Dec.2 True
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Italy Italy

 
 Document type
CollapseEWUA - Action Letter85
 
Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
ItalyEWUA - Action Letter 15 Aug 2008  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/ITA/5503 True
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Japan Japan

 
 Document type
CollapseEWUA - Action Letter87
 
Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
JapanEWUA - Action Letter 31 Aug 2012  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/JPN/5507 True
JapanEWUA - Action Letter 09 Mar 2012  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/JPN/5508 True
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Kenya Kenya

 
 Document type
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Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
KenyaEWUA - Action Letter 07 Mar 2014  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/KEN/7373 True
KenyaEWUA - Action Letter 09 Mar 2012  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/KEN/5504 True
KenyaEWUA - Action LetterEWAUP 30 Aug 2013 View document  INT/CERD/ALE/KEN/7099 True
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Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyzstan

 
 Document type
CollapseEWUA - Action Letter93
 
Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
KyrgyzstanEWUA - Action Letter 02 Sep 2011  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/KGZ/5505 True
KyrgyzstanEWUA - Action Letter 11 Mar 2011  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/KGZ/5506 True
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Lao People's Democratic Republic Lao People's Democratic Republic

 
 Document type
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Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
Lao People's Democratic RepublicEWUA - Action Letter 27 Aug 2010  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/LAO/5511 True
Lao People's Democratic RepublicEWUA - Action Letter 12 Mar 2010  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/LAO/5509 True
Lao People's Democratic RepublicEWUA - Action Letter 13 Mar 2009  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/LAO/5510 True
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Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
Lao People's Democratic RepublicEWUA - DecisionCERD/C/63/Dec.1   View document  CERD/C/63/Dec.1 True
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Liberia Liberia

 
 Document type
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Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
LiberiaEWUA - DecisionA/51/18(SUPP), pg. 12   View document  A/51/18(SUPP) True
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Libya Libya

 
 Document type
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Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
LibyaEWUA - StatementStatement07 Dec 2017  View document  INT/CERD/SWA/LBY/8609 True
LibyaEWUA - Statement 28 Feb 2011  View document  INT/CERD/SWA/LBY/5455 True
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Mexico Mexico

 
 Document type
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Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
MexicoEWUA - DecisionA/50/18(SUPP), pg. 7   View document  A/50/18(SUPP) True
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Montenegro Montenegro

 
 Document type
CollapseEWUA - Decision116
 
Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
MontenegroEWUA - DecisionA/48/18(SUPP), pg.113   View document  A/48/18(SUPP) True
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Nepal Nepal

 
 Document type
CollapseEWUA - Action Letter122
 
Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
NepalEWUA - Action Letter 31 Aug 2012  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/NPL/5512 True
NepalEWUA - Action Letter 28 Sep 2009  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/NPL/5513 True
NepalEWUA - Action Letter 13 Mar 2009  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/NPL/5514 True
NepalEWUA - Action LetterEWAUP 30 Aug 2013 View document  INT/CERD/ALE/NPL/7100 True
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New Zealand New Zealand

 
 Document type
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Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
New ZealandEWUA - DecisionCERD/C/DEC/NZL/1   View document  CERD/C/DEC/NZL/1 True
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Nicaragua Nicaragua

 
 Document type
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Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
NicaraguaEWUA - Action Letter 24 Aug 2007  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/NIC/5515 True
NicaraguaEWUA - Action Letter 18 Aug 2006  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/NIC/5516 True
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Niger Niger

 
 Document type
CollapseEWUA - Action Letter126
 
Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
NigerEWUA - Action Letter 27 Aug 2010  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/NER/5519 True
NigerEWUA - Action Letter 12 Mar 2010  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/NER/5517 True
NigerEWUA - Action Letter 28 Sep 2009  View document  INT/CERD/ALE/NER/5518 True
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Nigeria Nigeria

 
 Document type
CollapseEWUA - Decision127
 
Symbol/TitleSent and received onDue date for the submission of information by the State PartyDownload
NigeriaEWUA - Decision    View document  INT/CERD/EWU/NGA/8287 True
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Panama Panama

 
 Document type
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Symbol/TitleSent and received on