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UPR recommendations 2017, paragraph 134.48

UN recommendation

Plain English recommendation

Government should:

Make the necessary changes to ratify the Council of Europe Convention on Preventing and Combating Violence against Women and Domestic Violence (‘Istanbul Convention’). Provide sufficient funds to put it into practice.


Original UN recommendation

Make the necessary legal, policy and practice-related changes to enable the ratification of the Council of Europe Convention on Preventing and Combating Violence against Women and Domestic Violence (Istanbul Convention) and dedicate sufficient resources to central, devolved and local authorities to ensure its effective implementation (Finland).

Date of UN examination

04/05/2017

Last updated on 08/10/2019