COMMITTEE ON THE ELIMINATION OF DISCRIMINATION AGAINST WOMEN

Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women - Jurisprudence

CEDAW - 58th session ( 30 June to 18 July 2014) Geneva

Reference Case Name Articles invoked Subject Matter Procedural issues Outcome Documents

CEDAW/C/58/D/47/2012
Communication No. 47/2012

González Carreño v. Spain

CEDAW articles 2 ((a) to (f));

Policy measures

Failure to exhaust domestic remedies
Insufficient substantiation and manifestly ill-founded
Inadmissibility ratione temporis

Merits – violation
CEDAW  articles 2, ((a) to (f)); 5 (a); and 16 (1 (d)), read in conjunction with article 1

A C E F R S

5 (a);

Gender stereotypes

16

Appropriate measures to eliminate discrimination in all matters relating to marriage and family relations

OPCEDAW article 4 (1); (2 (c); (e))  

 

CEDAW/C/58/D/30/2011
Communication No. 30/2011

M.S.  v. The Philippines

CEDAW articles 1;
 

Definition of discrimination against women

Insufficient substantiation and manifestly ill-founded

Inadmissibility
OPCEDAW article 4 (2 (c))

A C E F R S

 

 

2 ((c) and (f));

Policy measures

 

 

 

 

 

5, (a);

 

Gender stereotypes

 

 

 

 

 

11 (1 (f))

 

OPCEDAW article 4 (2 (c))

Employment / right to protection of health and to safety in working conditions

 

 

 

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