Resource Themes Access to Justice

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Submission to the CEDAW Committee on the Draft General Recommendation on Gender-Related Dimensions of Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change

2017

Seven-page PDF submission of comments and suggestions covering themes such as accountability and access to justice, business actors and extra-territorial obligations, health, social protection, etc.

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Joint Submission on Access to Remedy

2017

Five-page PDF of submission by IWRAW Asia Pacific, the Landesa Center for Women’s Land Rights and others to the UN Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises on Access to Remedy. Includes examples of how women experience corporate human rights abuses differently from men and makes recommendations […]

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Outcome Document of the 2017 Global South Women’s Forum On Sustainable Development

2017

29-page outcome document, in PDF format, of the 2nd Annual Global South Women’s Forum on Sustainable Development. The document draws on the insights of the participants, united by two fundamental convictions: firstly, that gender equality should be integrated, interlinked and indivisible both in human rights and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs); and secondly, that in […]

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Outcome Document of the 2016 Global South Women’s Forum On Sustainable Development

2017

64-page outcome document, in PDF format, of the inaugural Global South Women’s Forum on Sustainable Development. It records the stories of the lives of women in the Global South, contrasted against the words of the Member States of the United Nations, who promised to deliver the Sustainable Development Goals by 2030.

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Elements of Responses to Gender-based Violence Against Women (GBVAW) based on a Strategic Consultation to Develop a Global Response to GBVAW

2017

24-page PDF covering topics such as increasing extremisms, shrinking democratic space, and gaps between international legal framework and domestic laws and in implementation of laws.

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CEDAW General Recommendation 30 on Women in Conflict Prevention, Conflict and Post-Conflict Situations: Shadow Report Guideline

2016

A 30-page, user-friendly PDF guide to preparing a shadow report to the CEDAW Committee on the implementation of the Security Council agenda on women, peace and security.

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Handbook on Women, Development and Access to Justice

2015

78-page PDF resource which explores the use of CEDAW and ICESCR, as well as other policy instruments such as the United Nations Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights, which can be used to strengthen the accountability of states and responsibility of non-state actors on women’s human rights. The handbook documents and collates several tools […]

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Faire Valoir les Droits Economiques, Sociaux et Culturels des Femmes

May 2015

Guide-ressources pour la promotion des droits économiques, sociaux et culturels des femmes au moyen du Protocole facultatif et de la Convention sur l’élimination de toutes les formes de discrimination à l’égard des femmes et du Protocole facultatif se rapportant au Pacte international relatif aux droits économiques, sociaux et culturels. PDF à 177 pages: manuel élaboré […]

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Cómo Exigir los Derechos Económicos, Sociales y Culturales de las Mujeres

May 2014

Una guía de recursos para promover los derechos económicos, sociales y culturales de las mujeres empleando el Protocolo Facultativo y la Convención sobre la Eliminación de Todas las Formas de Discriminación contra la Mujer y su Protocolo Facultativo, y el Pacto Internacional de los Derechos Económicos, Sociales y Culturales y su Protocolo Facultativo. PDF de […]

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Newsletter Vol 1 Issue 1

January 2014

Four-page PDF giving updates on IWRAW’s work and highlights of 2013.

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