Czech Republic
© Ibra Ibrahimovic (Million Moments)
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Overview

Parliament failed to ratify the Council of Europe Convention on preventing and combating violence against women. The Ministry of Social Affairs proposed a new law on housing benefits that may put many at risk of homelessness. Concerns over the use of discriminatory speech targeting migrants and Roma persisted.

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Death penalty status

Abolitionist for all crimes

Does not use the death penalty

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