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28 Nov 2017 description
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CERD/C/JOR/18-20 - English version
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CERD/C/JOR/18-20 - Arabic version

Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

24 November 2017

The Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination today concluded its consideration of the combined eighteenth to twentieth periodic report of Jordan on its implementation of the provisions of the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination.

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CEDAW/C/GTM/8-9

Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women

10 November 2017

The Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women today considered the combined eighth and ninth periodic reports of Guatemala on its implementation of the provisions of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women.

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CEDAW/C/PRK/2-4

Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women

8 November 2017

The Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women today considered the combined second to fourth periodic reports of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea on its implementation of the provisions of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women.

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CEDAW/C/KEN/8

Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women

2 November 2017

The Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women today considered the eighth periodic report of Kenya on its implementation of the provisions of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women.

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CEDAW/C/BFA/7

Comité pour l'élimination de la discrimination à l'égard des femmes

24 octobre 2017

Le Comité pour l'élimination de la discrimination à l'égard des femmes a examiné, aujourd’hui, le rapport périodique du Burkina Faso sur les mesures que ce pays a prises pour donner effet aux dispositions de la Convention sur l'élimination de toutes les formes de discrimination à l'égard des femmes.

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CEDAW/C/BFA/7

Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women

24 October 2017

The Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women today considered the seventh periodic report of Burkina Faso on its implementation of the provisions of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women.

28 Nov 2017 description

GENEVA (28 November 2017) – A group of UN experts tasked with monitoring a global treaty on discrimination against women has requested an exceptional report from the Government of Myanmar on the situation of Rohingya women and girls from northern Rakhine State.

04 Oct 2017 description

GENEVA (4 October 2017) – The United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) and the Committee on the Rights of the Child (CRC) have called on the Myanmar authorities to immediately stop violence in northern Rakhine State, and to promptly and effectively investigate and vigorously prosecute cases of violence against women and children.

17 Jul 2017 description

GENEVA (14 July 2017) - The Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women today considered the combined seventh and eight periodic reports of Nigeria on its implementation of the provisions of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women.

20 Feb 2017 description

GENEVA (16 February 2017) - The Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women today considered the sixth periodic report of Jordan on its implementation of the provisions of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women.

15 Feb 2017 description

GENEVA (14 February 2017) - The Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women today considered the eighth periodic report of Ukraine on its implementation of the provisions of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women.

19 Sep 2016 description

Joint Statement by the Committee on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of their Families (CMW), the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW), the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) and the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR)

19 September, 2016

18 Jul 2016 description

Comité pour l'élimination de la discrimination
à l'égard des femmes

15 juillet 2016

Le Comité pour l'élimination de la discrimination à l'égard des femmes a examiné, aujourd'hui, le rapport présenté par le Mali sur l'application dans le pays des dispositions de la Convention sur l'élimination de toutes les formes de discrimination à l'égard des femmes.

18 Jul 2016 description

Committee on the Elimination
of Discrimination against Women

15 July 2016

The Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women today considered the combined sixth and seventh periodic reports of Mali on its implementation of the provisions of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women.

11 Jul 2016 description

Committee on the Elimination
of Discrimination against Women

7 July 2016

The Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women today considered the combined fourth and fifth periodic reports of Myanmar on its implementation of the provisions of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women.

01 Mar 2016 description

Le Comité pour l'élimination de la discrimination à l'égard des femmes a examiné aujourd'hui le rapport d'Haïti sur les mesures prises par ce pays pour mettre en œuvre les dispositions de la Convention sur l'élimination de toutes les formes de discrimination à l'égard des femmes.

29 Feb 2016 description

The Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women this morning held a general discussion on gender-related dimensions of disaster risk reduction and climate change.

Yoko Hayashi, Committee Chairperson, stated that Article 21 of the Convention provided the legal basis for the elaboration of general recommendations by the Committee. Today’s consultation was the first step in the process of elaborating a general recommendation on gender-based dimensions of disaster risk reduction and climate change.

26 Feb 2015 description

The Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women today considered the fourth and fifth periodic reports of Eritrea on its implementation of the provisions of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women.

09 Feb 2015 description

Attacks against girls’ education occurring with “increasing regularity” – UN human rights report

GENEVA (9 February 2015) – Attacks on schools in at least 70 different countries were documented over a five-year period, between 2009 and 2014, with many of the attacks specifically targeting girls, parents and teachers advocating for gender equality in education, a new UN human rights paper has found.

06 Nov 2014 description

Rights and plight of women asylum seekers and refugees brought into stark focus in new UN human rights paper

GENEVA (6 November 2014) – The UN Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women on Thursday published a set of practical, authoritative guidelines designed to ensure that the specific challenges faced by women in situations of displacement and statelessness are addressed, and their rights are understood, applied and enforced.