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Belarus: UN committee hails role of women in political process and protests 9/3/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Belarus
  • Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
  • Women
E F S R C A
UN committee calls on Bosnia and Herzegovina to recognise sexual violence survivors’ rights after 25 years of impunity 8/19/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
  • Women
  • Women rights
E F S R C A
Urgent action needed to end pandemic of gender-based violence, say women’s rights experts 7/14/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
  • Commission on the Status of Women
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Women rights
  • Violence against women
  • Women
E F S R C A
Joint statement by the Special Rapporteur and the EDVAW Platform of women’s rights mechanisms on Covid-19 and the increase in violence and discrimination against women 7/14/2020
  • Statements/Messages
  • Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Women
  • Violence against women
  • Women rights
  • Women human rights defenders
E F S R C A
UN Committee stands with women and girls in global anti-racism protests 7/10/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
E F S R C A
Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women closes seventy-sixth session, its first-ever remote session 7/9/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
  • Women
E F S R C A
Le comité pour l’élimination de la discrimination à l’égard des femmes ouvre virtuellement les travaux de soixante-seizième session 6/29/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
E F S R C A
Mali: Failure to criminalise FGM a violation of women’s fundamental rights – UN experts 6/24/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Mali
  • Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
  • Women rights
  • Women
E F S R C A
Raising women’s voices and leadership in COVID-19 policies 4/22/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
  • Women
  • Women rights
E F S R C A
Spain needs to combat obstetric violence - UN experts 3/9/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Spain
  • Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
  • Violence against women
E F S R C A
       
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