Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women for Youth

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January 19, 2017

Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women for Youth

The Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women, or CEDAW, is an international legal instrument that requires countries to eliminate discrimination against women in all areas and promotes women’s equal rights. CEDAW is often described as the international bill of rights for women.

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UN Women
Publication year: 
2016
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UN Women