United Nations

Convention on the Elimination
of All Forms of Discrimination
against Women

Distr.: General
19 December 2014
Original: English

Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination
against Women

Communication No. 49/2013
Decision adopted by the Committee at its fifty-ninth session
(20 October-7 November 2014)

14-67406 (E)

Submitted by:

S.O. (represented by counsel, William Sloan)

Alleged victim:

The author

State party:


Date of communication:

21 February 2013 (initial submission)


Transmitted to the State party on 1 March 2013
(not issued in document form)

Date of adoption of decision:

27 October 2014



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