IWRAW Asia Pacific Reports

This section contains reports of activities conducted by IWRAW Asia Pacific.

Annual Report

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2014 Annual Report

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2013 Annual Report

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2012 Annual Report

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2011 Annual Report

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Other Reports

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2017

Outcome Document of the 2016 Global South Women's Forum

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2017

Elements of Responses to Gender-based Violence Against Women

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2017

Submission of Comments and Suggestions To the Draft General Recommendation on Gender-Related Dimensions of Disaster Risk Reduction in a Changing Climate

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2016

Proceedings Report: Strategic Consultation to Develop a Global Response to GBVAW

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2016

IWRAW-AP Report on Partner Feedback to General Recommendation 19 on VAW by the CEDAW Committee

 

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2015

CEDAW Compliance Framework (CCF) Project:
Reflection, Review and Moving Forward

 

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2014

SEA Regional Judicial Colloquium on Access to Justice for Women 's Economic Social and Cultural Rights

September

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2014

“Women, Development & Access to Justice: The ASEAN Context”
Report of the Regional Training of Trainers for Southeast Asia

July

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2013

Enhancing realisation of women's human rights and access to justice - Report of the Regional Dialogue with Southeast Asian National Human Rights Institutions and Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Human Rights Mechanisms (Nov 2013)

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Mapping Women's Access to Justice - Report of the Regional Consultation on Implementation of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) in the Context of Access to Justice (2013)

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2012

Consultation on migration and trafficking - Exploring Engagement with Non-state Actors using the Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) and other international standards and tools

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Southeast Asia Consultation: Using CEDAW to Strengthen Accountability for Women’s Human Rights in Development

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South-East Asia Regional Dialogue with National Women’s Machineries, National Human Rights Institutions and other partners on Advancing Women’s Human Rights and Promoting Gender Equality.

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CEDAW Committee Asia Pacific Regional Consultation Report on the Drafting of a General Recommendation on Women's Rights in Conflict and Post Conflict

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2010

Global Consultation on the Application of Women’s Human Rights Framework on the Issues of Women Affected by Conflict, Colombo, Sri Lanka, October 15-17, 2010.

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2009

Report of Roundtable on using CEDAW to protect the rights of women migrant workers and trafficked women in South and Southeast Asia.

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Celebrating 30 Years of CEDAW: Achievements and Continuing Challenges Towards the Realisation of Women's Human Rights, a report

During the 53rd session of the Commission on the Status of Women, IWRAW Asia Pacific and the Center for Women’s Global Leadership (CWGL) co-organised a workshop in conjunction with the 30th anniversary of CEDAW.

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Report on Thematic briefing on ‘Women and Armed Conflict’ between the CEDAW Committee and NGOs

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2008

Southeast Asia Meeting on the Application of CEDAW Framework to Address Impunity in the context of Violence against Women

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Report on Thematic briefing on ‘ Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity’ between the CEDAW Committee and NGOs.

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Africa NGO Meeting on Realising the Potential of CEDAW and the Optional Protocol to CEDAW as a Tool for the Protection and Promotion of Women’s Human Rights.

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South Asia Concluding Observations Report, May 2008 (Proceedings report of the South Asian regional consultation on Implementation of Concluding Comments)

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2007

Report of the Updating Of Concepts Consultation: Addressing contexts and new challenges in the application of CEDAW.

This report details how through a discussion on the application of CEDAW using four specific themes (livelihoods; violence against women; health; and political participation), a framework for analyzing compliance with CEDAW was developed. This can be used to draft, challenge and reform laws and policies and build programmes and services, taking into account the challenges posed by the external environment.

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Report of Workshop on Temporary Special Measures to CEDAW (Article 4.1) – Finalised for print in 2007 (A workshop to debate the drafting of the General Recommendation on Temporary Special measures by the CEDAW Committee)

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IWRAW Asia Pacific Expert Group Meeting on CEDAW Article 2: National and International Dimensions of State Obligation

  • Background Paper
  • Report of the EGM
  • Outcome Document - Possible Elements For Inclusion In A General Recommendation On Article 2 Of The CEDAW Convention

 

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2005

Regional Thematic Meeting on Violence Against Women, 12-15 December 2005.

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Annexe (pdf)

Global Consultation on the Ratification and Use of the OP-CEDAW, 27-30 August 2005.

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Annexe (pdf)

Regional Consultation on Economic Rights of Women (Article 11 & 14 of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women)15-18 May 2005, Vientiane, Lao PDR

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Annexe (pdf)

2004

Regional Consultation on Women’s Right to Participate in Political and Public Life, 9-12 December 2004.

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Annexe (pdf)

Report on Updating of Skills on Applications of CEDAW Consultation, September 18-21, 2004 Kuala Lumpur

The emphasis of this consultation was the changing global environment and its impact at the national level as well as the dynamics of treaty law in relation to seeking accountability from governments through an international human rights instrument at the national level.

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2003

Regional consultation on article 16 & 5 of the convention on the elimination of all forms of discrimination against women, Colombo, 9-12 December 2003.

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