CEDAW Concluding observations : Burundi, 2008

Published: 1/Fév/2008
Source: UN Committee on the Elimination of All forms of Discrimination Against Women


29. The Committee notes with concern that article 4 of the Nationality Code does not comply with article 9 of the Convention because it does not allow a Burundian woman married to a foreigner to choose to transmit her nationality to her husband or children.
30. The Committee urges the State party to amend the Nationality Code so as to bring it into line with article 9 of the Convention.

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Themes: Discrimination, Sexuelle, Normes internationales
Regions: Burundi
Year: 2008