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CEDAW Impact Collection

2018

Literature collection documenting use of CEDAW in different countries around the world, compiled by Susanne Zwingel with support from Florida International University students and staff. Users are invited to suggest additional sources for inclusion in the collection.

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Creating and Spreading Feminist Knowledge

2018

Roua Seghaier of Kohl: a Journal for Body and Gender Research based in Lebanon shares their work of challenging the borders between what is considered academic and non-academic knowledge. (Running time: 3:17).

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Four Things to Know about the Purple Economy

October 2018

A two-page briefing paper in which Professor Ipek Ilkkaracan outlines her vision of an economic model which recognises care work. Until economic policies are implemented which reduce and redistribute care work, gender inequalities will not be addressed.

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UN Guiding Principles on Business & Human Rights (UNGP)

2017

An infographic in PDF format on the United Nations Guiding Principles on Business & Human Rights (UNGP), and how their use, together with CEDAW and the Women’s Empowerment Principles, provides a comprehensive approach for the promotion of gender equality in the private sector.

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Women’s Empowerment Principles

2017

A PDF infographic on the seven Women’s Empowerment Principles, the first global code of conduct for businesses on gender equality.

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CEDAW General Recommendation 28 on the Obligations of the State in Ensuring the Rights of Women

2017

A PDF infographic on CEDAW General Recommendation 28 on the core obligations of the State in ensuring the rights of women, including State obligation in relation to the role of private actors.

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Women’s Rights In Natural Resources

2017

A PDF infographic outlining five key issues for women’s rights in natural resources.

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A Simple Guide to CEDAW and the SDGs

2017

A short film (13:30) outlining how CEDAW and the Sustainable Development Goals can work together to advance gender equality.

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CEDAW and the Protection of Rights of Women who Use Drugs

April 2017

These PowerPoint slides were prepared by IWRAW Asia Pacific for use at the EHRN Regional Conference on Harm Reduction in April 2017. Beginning with an overview of CEDAW, they go on to discuss good practices and cross-movement alliance building relevant to women who use drugs.

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CEDAW Quick & Precise: Principle of Substantive Equality

2014

A short animation (3:38) explaining CEDAW’s principle of substantive equality.  

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