The Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) is the most comprehensive international treaty on women's human rights. This CEDAW portal maintained by IWRAW AP provides information on upcoming CEDAW reviews, opportunities for strengthening capacity on CEDAW, as well as stories of change on CEDAW in action.

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CEDAW Session under Threat due to UN Budget Shortfall

News has emerged of financial cutbacks likely to impact United Nations human rights mechanisms, including the 74th CEDAW session. Our post explains what is happening and action you can take.

 

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Preparing for the 73rd CEDAW Session

Important information for NGOs wishing to engage with their country’s review.

 

Next CEDAW Sessions

73rd CEDAW Session

July 2019: Austria, Cabo Verde, Côte d’Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo, Guyana, Mozambique, Qatar

 

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