He also said that many showed up at the rally out of fear, while "many Malays fear the ICERD
ratification will erode their special rights and privileges."
is a United Nations Convention which commits its members to the elimination of racial discrimination and the promotion of understanding among all races.
Examining the interaction between ECHR Article 10 and ICERD
One of Cyprus' major obstacles in enforcing ICERD
is the fact that Cyprus does not exercise control over all its territory, the report said.
As a party to ICERD
, the United States is bound by its provisions and obligated to ensure its fulfillment.
It should be noted, however, that many of the rights mentioned in the Principles are binding on the United States because the same concepts appear in the binding ICCPR and ICERD
The Pakatan Harapan (PH) government could not ratify the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination (ICERD
) because it had a superiority complex, says a former minister.
Qatar is a party to a number of treaties, including the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination (ICERD
), as are the blockading countries.
FNC said the importance of this committee stems from the international and regional conventions ratified by the UAE, including the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination (ICERD
) of 1974, the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW), the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (CROC) as well as six agreements with the International Labour Organizstion (ILO), and the Cairo Declaration on Human Rights in Islam (CDHRI), declaration of the member states of the Organisation of the Islamic Conference adopted in Cairo in 1990, and the Arab Charter on Human Rights, adopted by the Council of the League of Arab States at the Arab Summit in Tunisia in 2004.
He also cited the government's decisions in other issues including the refusal to deport Muslim preacher Dr Zakir Naik as well as the high-profile reversals on Lynas Malaysia and the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination (ICERD
) as examples.