Discrimination against women in public and political life with a focus on political transition

Side Event

“Women’s rights and human rights advocates making presentations at the joint Side event
during the 23rd session of the Human Rights Council”.

On 4 June 2013, the Working Group on discrimination against women in law and in practice and Development Alternatives with Women for a New Era (DAWN), convened a joint side event comprising of a panel of leading women’s rights and human rights advocates, to deepen discussions on the issues examined in the first thematic report of the Working Group. For further details, please click here.


  • Questionnarire in E | F | S

State's replies to the questionnaire*

Background papers and other written contributions

Background papers (regional)

Background paper (global)

*/These papers were submitted to the Working Group to help inform its thematic report. These papers do not necessarily reflect the views of the Working Group.

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