Joint submission for the UPR of Libya36th session of the UPR Working Group (May2020)
15 October 2020
Submitted on 3 October 2019
Submitted in original language: English
On the occasion of the 36th Session of the UPR Working Group, WILPF together with Together We Build It (TWBI), Development Organization To Support Youth And Women (DSYW), Alnour Women’s Organization and I Am a Libyan Woman But My Child Is A Foreigner, jointly submitted this report to the UPR of Libya. It addresses Discrimination against women in law and practice, including in employment, forced displacement, the targeting of women human rights defenders, the need for women’s meaningful participation in public and political life, as well as humanitarian needs and impact of the conflict in economic and social rights.