United Nations

Convention on the Elimination
of All Forms of Discrimination
against Women

Distr.: General
20 November 2017
Original: English

Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination
against Women

Views adopted by the Committee under article 7 (4) of the
Optional Protocol, concerning communication
No. 91/2015* **1
Communication submitted by:

O.G. (represented by counsel, Valentina Frolova)

Alleged victim:

The author

State party:

Russian Federation

Date of communication:

1 March 2015 (initial submission)


Transmitted to the State party initially on
20 July 2015; Russian version resubmitted on
9 December 2015 (not issued in document form)

Date of adoption of views:

6 November 2017


* Adopted by the Committee at its sixty-eighth session (23 October–17 November 2017).
** The following members of the Committee participated in the examination of the present
communication: Gladys Acosta Vargas, Nicole Ameline, Magalys Arocha Dominguez, Gunnar
Bergby, Marion Bethel, Louiza Chalal, Hilary Gbedemah, Nahla Haidar, Yoko Hayashi, Lilian
Hofmeister, Ismat Jahan, Dalia Leinarte, Rosario Manalo, Lia Nadaraia, Aruna Devi Narain,
Patricia Schulz, Wenyan Song and Aicha Vall Verges.

17-21669 (E)



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