UPR – Senegal to visit United Nations Commission on Human Rights: A & # 39; mentions Fall Ismaïla Madior


During his visit to the United Nations General Review (Epu) on United States efforts on human rights issues between 5 and 9 November, Senegal refused the proposals related to the legal homosexuality. The Minister of Justice, which today is a workshop on the restraint of our country's way to Epu, says that the production "did not make our country ready for his homosexuality" .

Senegal has reiterated its position not to commit legal homosexuality. This is what the Minister has said to his Justice yesterday when he returned to our country tour during the General Time Review, United Nations tool to assess the efforts made by the Nations United States. each State to develop a human rights situation, which took place between 5 and 9 November in Geneva. According to Ismaïla Madior Fall, Lgbti's case (Lesbian, gay, dual-sex, transgender and intersex) was among the 28 recommendations made and rejected by Senegal. Holding & # 39; In explanation, the Minister of Justice says "Senegal has clearly said that our country is not ready for his homosexuality". According to it, "in a decisive speech, the representation has reached a clear position on the case of the Lgbti and has released a condition of homosexuality already stated strongly by the President of the Republic when President Obama visited ". It is close to the same situation that is also shown in relation to medical decomposition. For the Minister of Justice, "the conditions are not repeated again to make the case a big deal but," he says, "the talks are going on; going on. " Talk about the refusal of the proposals, Mr Fall tells that some are also saying; refers to "a change to specific provisions of the Family Code that pertains to women's rights". On these provisions, the Minister states that "our society is not yet mature to accept them".
In total, out of 256 recommendations, Senegal has accepted 228. These are, according to Ismaïla Madior Fall, "linked to the strengthening and maintenance of the attempts initiated to protect the rights of vulnerable people , women, effective, children, people with disabilities, to national human rights centers, in particular the National Human Rights Committee ". At this last point, the minister has a & # 39; affirm that they are "in a degree so that this national institution is to protect people right to the general standards, according to the principle of Paris".
In addition, Mr Fall believes that "Senegal's passage to the UN group during this exercise was very successful." In addition, he says, renowned by his peers, "Senegal was elected chairman of the Scottish Human Rights Council for two years from January 2019".
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