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  • Date: Tuesday, June 20, 2006

    Focus on 1325 & CEDAW

    The PeaceWomen Team


    1. Editorial: Drawing the Links: 1325 & CEDAW
    2. Women, Peace and Security News
    3. Feature Event: 35th Session of the CEDAW Committee
    4. Feature Statement: Open Letter on Proposal to Move CEDAW to Geneva
    5 . Feature Resource: 1325 and CEDAW: Combating gender-based discrimination and violence in Bosnia and Herzegovina

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  • PeaceWomen Engagement: CEDAW

    The Committee on the Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination Against Women is an expert body established in 1982 composed of 23 experts on women's issues from around the world.The Committee monitors national implementation of the 1979 Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW), also known as the International Women’s Bill of Rights. The Committee meets every year in at least two sessions of three weeks each.


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UN Engagement Documents

  • Date: Friday, July 20, 2012

    Invitation: ATT and CEDAW

    An invitation to discuss will discuss important ways in which two treaties‐‐ the Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) and the
    Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of discrimination against Women (CEDAW) along with the UN Security Council resolution 1325 et al. can work to prevent discrimination and violence against women, particularly in conflict and post‐conflict situations.