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Discussion on Trafficking in Women and Girls in the Context of Global Migration

November 30th, 2018

In February 2019 the CEDAW Committee will hold a half-day general discussion on trafficking in women and girls in the context of global migration. This event is intended to prepare the elaboration by the Committee of a General Recommendation, which will provide guidance to States on the measures they should adopt to ensure full compliance […]

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Preparing for the 72nd CEDAW Session

November 28th, 2018

IWRAW Asia Pacific is an NGO providing support to the CEDAW Committee and OHCHR in facilitating the engagement and participation of country-level women’s groups/NGOs to the CEDAW review process. Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Botswana, Colombia, Ethiopia, Serbia, and the UK will be reviewed by the CEDAW Committee from 18 February – 8 March 2019, as […]

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Seeking intern and interpreters for 71st CEDAW session

September 9th, 2018

IWRAW Asia Pacific is preparing for the upcoming 71st CEDAW session in October 2018 and we are currently looking for a Geneva-based intern to provide support for our From Global to Local programme from 19 October to 3 November 2018 in Geneva. Some of the tasks include notetaking during the training and the CEDAW session, providing logistical support […]

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