General Recommendations

The Committee issues General Recommendations which are interpretative comments on specific articles of the Convention. The General Recommendations are drafted to interpret articles and standards of the Convention, and to set out guidelines for their implementation.

 
G.R. No. Year Particulars
1  1986  Reporting Guidelines
 2 1987   Reporting Guidelines
 3 1987   Education and Public Information Programmes
 4 1987   Reservations
 5 1988   Temporary special measures
 6 1988   Effective national machinery and publicity
 7 1988   Resources
 8 1988   Article 8
 9 1989   Statistical data
 10 1989   Tenth anniversary of the adoption of CEDAW
 11 1989   Technical advisory services for reporting
 12 1989  Violence against women
 13 1989   Equal remuneration for work of equal value
 14 1990   Female circumcision
 15 1990   Women and AIDS
 16 1991   Unpaid women workers in rural and urban family enterprises
 17 1991   Measurement and quantification of the unremunerated domestic activities of women and their recognition in the GNP
 18 1991   Disabled women
 19 1992 Violence against women
 20 1992  Reservations
 21 1994  Equality in marriage and family relations
 22 1995   Article 20 of the Convention
 23 1997 Women in political and public life
 24 1999 Women and health
 25 2004  Temporary special measures
 26 2008  Women Migrant Workers
 27 2010  Older women and protection of their human rights
 28 2010  The Core Obligations of States Parties under Article 2 of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women
 29 2013 Economic consequences of marriage, family relations and their dissolution
 30 2013  On women in conflict prevention,  conflict and post-conflict situations
 31 2014  On harmful practices
 32 2014  On gender related dimensions of refugee status, asylum, nationality and statelessness of women
 33 2015  Women’s Access to Justice
 34 2016  Rights of rural women
 35  2016  Adoption of General Recommendation No. 35 on Gender-based Violence against Women, Updating General Recommendation No. 19

Source: United Nations Treaty Collection


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