United Nations

Convention on the Elimination
of All Forms of Discrimination
against Women

Distr.: General
27 November 2018
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. 81/2015*, **
Communication submitted by:

M.K.M. (represented by counsel, Jytte

Alleged victim:

The author

State party:


Date of communication:

29 January 2015 (initial submission)


Transmitted to the State party on 2 February

Date of adoption of decision:

29 October 2018

* Adopted by the Committee at its seventy-first session (22 October–9 November 2018).
** The following members of the Committee participated in the examination of the present
communication: Ayşe Feride Acar, Gladys Acosta Vargas, Magalys Arocha Domínguez,
Gunnar Bergby, Marion Bethel, Louiza Chalal, Esther Eghobamien-Mshelia, Naéla Gabr,
Hilary Gbedemah, Nahla Haidar, Yoko Hayashi, Lilian Hofmeister, Ismat Jahan, Dalia Leinarte,
Rosario G. Manalo, Lia Nadaraia, Aruna Devi Narain, Bandana Rana, Pa tricia Schulz and
Wenyan Song.

18-20327 (E)



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