Reporting Guides

Guildelines for Periodic Reports

Reporting guidelines adopted by the CEDAW Committee in 2008

Reporting guidelines under the CEDAW
English

General recommendation No. 1 — fifth session, 1986 reporting guidelines

General recommendation No. 2 — sixth session, 1987 reporting guidelines

Compilation of guidelines on form and content of reports to be submitted by state parties to International Human Rights treaties by OHCHR

Resources for NGO Shadow Reports

Guidelines for NGO reporting by CEDAW Committee

NGO Information note by the CEDAW Committee

Assessing the status of Women, a guide to reporting under CEDAW can be accessed in four parts by Division for the Advancement of Women, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, United Nations 2000
Part I
Part II
Part III
Part IV

Producing Shadow Reports to the CEDAW Committee: A Procedural Guide
International Women Rights Action Watch, January 2009

Guidelines on writing the Shadow reports
International Women Rights Action Watch Asia Pacific


UN Women