CEDAW Resources

CEDAW Quick & Concise videos on non-discrimination, substantive equality and state obligation– IWRAW-AP

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Women’s Right to Equality: The Promise of CEDAW – UN Women

Vienna Convention on the law of treaties 1969

CEDAW: Restoring Rights to Women, Partners for law in Development

Equity or Equality for women? Understanding CEDAW’s equality principles
IWRAW Asia Pacific Occasional Paper Series No. 14

The OPCEDAW As A Mechanism For Implementing Women’s Human Rights: An analysis of cases No 6- 10 under the communications procedure of the OP-CEDAW
IWRAW Asia Pacific Occasional Paper Series No. 13

CEDAW Indicators for South Asia: An Initiative CENWOR, August 2004

CEDAW: A Manual CENWOR, August 2006

Conceptualising Islamic Law, CEDAW and Women’s Human Rights in Plural Legal Setting A Comparative Analysis of Application of CEDAW in Bangladesh, India and Pakistan; Shaheen Sardar Ali

Intersections Between Women’s Equality, Culture and Cultural Rights: Partners for Law in Development

Passport to equality, UNESCO

Bringing equality home: Implementing the Convention on Elimination on all forms of Discrimination Against Women, UNIFEM

CEDAW and the Human Rights Based Approach to Programming: A UNIFEM Guide Part 1 || Part 2

Progress of the World’s Women- In Pursuit of Justice: UN Women

Muslim Family Law, Secular Courts and Muslim Women of India, Pakistan and Bangladesh: Alamgir Muhammad Serajuddin

Developing Capacities for Strengthening the Application of CEDAW – A Trainers’ Guide


UN Women