CEDAW/C/74/D/126/2018 United Nations Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women Distr.: General 20 December 2019 Original: English Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women Decision adopted by the Committee under article 4 (2) (c) of the Optional Protocol, concerning communication No. 126/2018*,** Communication submitted by: A.J. et al. (represented by counsel, Birnberg Peirce Ltd) Alleged victims: The authors State party: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Date of communication: 17 December 2017 (initial submission) References: Decision taken pursuant to rule 69 (3) of the Committee’s rules of procedure, transmitted to the State party on 12 March 2018 (not issued in document form) Date of adoption of decision: 28 October 2019 * Adopted by the Committee at its seventy-fourth session (21 October–8 November 2019). ** The following members of the Committee participated in the examination of the present communication: Gladys Acosta Vargas, Hiroko Akizuki, Tamader Al-Rammah, Nicole Ameline, Gunnar Bergby, Marion Bethel, Louiza Chalal, Esther Eghobamien-Mshelia, Naéla Gabr, Hilary Gbedemah, Nahla Haidar, Rosario G. Manalo, Lia Nadaraia, Aruna Devi Narain, B andana Rana, Rhoda Reddock, Elgun Safarov, Wenyan Song, Genoveva Tisheva, Franceline Toé -Bouda and Aicha Vall Verges. 19-22187 (E) 030120 *1922187*

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