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The first CEDAW impact study

The first CEDAW impact study

final report : released during the twenty-third session of the CEDAW Committee, New York, June, 2000

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Published by Centre for Feminist Research, York University, International Women"s Rights Project in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (1980),
  • Sex discrimination against women -- Law and legislation.,
  • Sex discrimination against women.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementMarilou McPhedran ... [et al.] ; with an introduction by Andrew Byrnes and Jane Connors.
    ContributionsMcPhedran, Marilou., United Nations. Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women., York University (Toronto, Ont.). Centre for Feminist Research., International Women"s Rights Project.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsK3243 .F57 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination232 p. :
    Number of Pages232
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3623384M
    ISBN 101550143972
    LC Control Number2002405522

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Foreword / by Marilou McPhedran --Introduction / by Andrew Byrnes and Jane Connors --Overview / by Marilou McPhedran [and others] --Appendix A: questionnaire --Appendix B: CEDAW Impact Study Seminar, January agenda --Appendix C: CEDAW Impact Study Seminar, January list of participants --Country papers: Canada / by Lee Waldorf and.

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The First CEDAW Impact Study: Final Report. Toronto, Ontario: Centre for Feminist Research, York University and the International Women’s Right Project. Melander, by: It seems incontrovertible that the CEDAW Committee’s General Recommendations 12 from and respectively, had an impact on the behavior of States parties.

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