Kazakhstan
            

This page provides one-point access to all collected information concerning Kazakhstan. The information includes information about specialized institutions, hate crime legislation, reports from inter-governmental organizations, State reports, action plans and other national initiatives.

Latest - Action plans
Filling the GAPS : giving you the EDGE - essential data on gender equality in the countries hosting OSCE field operations
OSCE Secretariat. Gender Section
Published: Vienna : OSCE, 21 February 2008

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Material type: tools and guides - report
Subject: gender equality - gender mainstreaming - Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe
Country coverage: Kazakhstan - Kyrgyzstan - Tajikistan - Turkmenistan - Uzbekistan - Armenia - Azerbaijan - Georgia - Belarus - Moldova - Ukraine - Albania - Bosnia and Herzegovina - Croatia - The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia - Serbia - Montenegro

Strategy of gender equality in the Republic of Kazakhstan for 2006-2016
Government of Kazakhstan
Published: Astana : Government of Kazakhstan, 29 December 2005

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Material type: action plan
Subject: national action plan - gender equality - anti-discrimination - economic, social, and cultural rights - civil and political rights - violence - reproductive health
Country coverage: Kazakhstan
Latest - IGO reports
Concluding observations on the second periodic report of Kazakhstan
United Nations (UN). Human Rights Committee (HRC)
Published: Geneva : UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNOHCHR), 9 August 2016

Meeting: Human Rights Committee (117th session : Geneva, 20 June - 15 July 2016)


Doc.no. CCPR/C/KAZ/CO/2


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Material type: report about specific country/ies
Subject: national human rights institutions - anti-discrimination - gender equality - human rights violations - freedom of association - detention
Country coverage: Kazakhstan

2014 hate crime data
OSCE ODIHR
Published: Warsaw : ODIHR, 16 November 2015

Press release


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Material type: report
Subject: hate crime - data collection - victims
Country coverage: OSCE region - Albania - Andorra - Armenia - Austria - Azerbaijan - Belarus - Belgium - Bosnia and Herzegovina - Bulgaria - Canada - Croatia - Cyprus - Czech Republic - Denmark - Estonia - Finland - France - Georgia - Germany - Greece - Holy See - Hungary - Iceland - Ireland - Italy - Kazakhstan - Kyrgyzstan - Latvia - Liechtenstein - Lithuania - Luxembourg - Malta - Moldova - Monaco - Mongolia - Montenegro - Netherlands - Norway - Poland - Portugal - Romania - Russian Federation - San Marino - Serbia - Slovakia - Slovenia - Spain - Sweden - Switzerland - Tajikistan - The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia - Turkey - Turkmenistan - Ukraine - United Kingdom - United States - Uzbekistan
Latest - State submitted reports
Second periodic reports of States parties due in 2014 : Kazakhstan
United Nations (UN). Human Rights Committee (HRC)
Published: Geneva : UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNOHCHR), 12 February 2015
(Consideration of reports submitted by states parties under article 40 of the covenant)

Meeting: Human Rights Committee (117th session : Geneva, 20 June - 15 July 2016)


Doc.no. CCPR/C/KAZ/2


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Material type: report about specific country/ies - submitted information
Subject: International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights - human rights - anti-discrimination - gender equality - freedom of religion or belief
Country coverage: Kazakhstan

Sixth and seventh periodic reports of States parties due in 2012 : Kazakhstan
United Nations (UN). Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD)
Published: Geneva : UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNOHCHR), 5 August 2012
(Reports submitted by states parties under article 9 of the convention)

Meeting: Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (84th session : Geneva, 3-21 February 2014)


Doc.no. CERD/C/KAZ/6-7


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Material type: report about specific country/ies - submitted information
Subject: International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination - anti-discrimination - anti-racism - minority rights - economic, social, and cultural rights - education - freedom of religion or belief - disability
Country coverage: Kazakhstan
Latest - Tools & guides
Holocaust memorial days : an overview of remembrance and education in the OSCE region
OSCE ODIHR
Published: Warsaw : ODIHR, 27 January 2015

Press release


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Material type: tools and guides
Subject: Holocaust remembrance - Holocaust education
Country coverage: OSCE region - Albania - Andorra - Armenia - Austria - Azerbaijan - Belarus - Belgium - Bosnia and Herzegovina - Bulgaria - Canada - Croatia - Cyprus - Czech Republic - Denmark - Estonia - Finland - France - Georgia - Germany - Greece - Holy See - Hungary - Iceland - Ireland - Italy - Kazakhstan - Kyrgyzstan - Latvia - Liechtenstein - Lithuania - Luxembourg - Malta - Moldova - Monaco - Mongolia - Montenegro - Netherlands - Norway - Poland - Portugal - Romania - Russian Federation - San Marino - Serbia - Slovakia - Slovenia - Spain - Sweden - Switzerland - Tajikistan - The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia - Turkey - Turkmenistan - Ukraine - United Kingdom - United States - Uzbekistan

Remembering the Holocaust (infographic)
OSCE ODIHR
Published: Warsaw : ODIHR, 27 January 2015

This infographic is based on Holocaust memorial days : an overview of remembrance and education in the OSCE region


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Material type: tools and guides - infographic
Subject: Holocaust remembrance - Holocaust education
Country coverage: OSCE region - Albania - Andorra - Armenia - Austria - Azerbaijan - Belarus - Belgium - Bosnia and Herzegovina - Bulgaria - Canada - Croatia - Cyprus - Czech Republic - Denmark - Estonia - Finland - France - Georgia - Germany - Greece - Holy See - Hungary - Iceland - Ireland - Italy - Kazakhstan - Kyrgyzstan - Latvia - Liechtenstein - Lithuania - Luxembourg - Malta - Moldova - Monaco - Mongolia - Montenegro - Netherlands - Norway - Poland - Portugal - Romania - Russian Federation - San Marino - Serbia - Slovakia - Slovenia - Spain - Sweden - Switzerland - Tajikistan - The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia - Turkey - Turkmenistan - Ukraine - United Kingdom - United States - Uzbekistan
Latest - Other reports & documents
Country reports on human rights practices
United States Department of State. Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor (DRL)
Published: Washington, DC : United States Department of State, 2013
(Annual country reports on human rights practices ; 2013)


The report also describes the situation in countries outside the OSCE region.
Also about Kosovo.


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Material type: annual report - report about specific country/ies
Subject: human rights violations - country monitoring - discrimination - racism - civil and political rights - economic, social, and cultural rights - employment - women's rights - children's rights - freedom of religion or belief - detention - legal assistance - Islamophobia - anti-Semitism - anti-Gypsyism
Country coverage: Albania - Andorra - Armenia - Austria - Azerbaijan - Belarus - Belgium - Bosnia and Herzegovina - Bulgaria - Canada - Croatia - Cyprus - Czech Republic - Denmark - Estonia - Finland - France - Georgia - Germany - Greece - Hungary - Iceland - Ireland - Italy - Kazakhstan - Kyrgyzstan - Latvia - Liechtenstein - Lithuania - Luxembourg - Malta - Moldova - Monaco - Netherlands - Norway - Poland - Portugal - Romania - Russian Federation - San Marino - Serbia - Slovakia - Slovenia - Spain - Sweden - Switzerland - Tajikistan - The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia - Turkey - Turkmenistan - Ukraine - United Kingdom - Uzbekistan - Montenegro

The report on human rights situation in the Republic of Kazakhstan in 2012
Human Rights Committee under the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan
Published: Astana : Human Rights Committee under the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan, 4 June 2013
Material type: report
Subject: human rights - national law - minority rights - freedom of religion or belief - freedom of association - freedom of assembly - freedom of expression - civil and political rights - economic, social, and cultural rights
Country coverage: Kazakhstan

Holocaust Memorial Days
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National specialized institutions

Commissioner for Human Rights (National Ombudsman)
4, Beibitshilik Avenue
473000 Astana
Kazakhstan
Phone: +7 3172 152 970
Fax: +7 3172 321 767
Email: ombudsman@mail.kz
Website: http:/​/​www.ombudsman.kz/​en/​about/