Resources

Latest Resources

Displaying 103 results.

Claiming Women’s Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

April 2013

A Resource Guide to Advancing Women’s Economic, Social and Cultural Rights Using the Optional Protocol and Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women and the Optional Protocol and International Covenant on Economic Social and Cultural Rights. 178-page PDF, produced by ESCR-Net and IWRAW Asia Pacific.

Read More

Reclaiming & Redefining Rights: Analysing Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights under CEDAW

2012

Written by Amy Lynne Locklear and Sunila Abeysekera, this guide was published by the Asian-Pacific Resource & Research Centre for Women (ARROW) with input from IWRAW Asia Pacific.

Read More

Participation à la Présentation de Rapports au Titre de la CEDEF: Procédures et Directives de Rédaction d’un Rapport Parallèle/Alternatif

2011

Document PDF (16 pages) pour aider les ONG à participer à l’établissement et la présentation de rapports parallèles/alternatifs au Comité CEDEF.

Read More

إعداد تقارير الظل/التقارير البديلة لتقديمها للجنة السيداو

2011

عشر صفحات تصف بالتفصيل الخطوات التى يجب على المنظمات غير الحكومية اتخاذها فى إعداد تقارير الظل/التقارير البديلة لتقديمها للجنة السيداو، وخطوط مرشدة للمساعدة فى كتابة تلك التقارير

Read More

Participation in ICESCR and CEDAW Reporting Processes: Guidelines for Writing on Women’s Economic, Social and Cultural Rights in Shadow/Alternative Reports

2010

88-page PDF intended to provide assistance for individuals and organisations working within the shadow reporting processes of CEDAW and ICESCR to incorporate information on women’s rights related to dimensions of economic, social and cultural rights.

Read More

Participation in the CEDAW Reporting Process: NGO Interventions During and After the CEDAW Session

2010

Eleven-page PDF explaining NGO interventions at the CEDAW session and the role that they can play afterwards.    

Read More

Participation in the CEDAW Reporting Process: Process and Guidelines for Writing a Shadow/Alternative Report

2010

Sixteen-page PDF detailing the steps to be taken by NGOs in preparing shadow/alternative reports to the CEDAW Committee, and guidelines to assist in writing them.

Read More

A Primer on Women’s Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

2009

Six-page PDF prepared by the Centre on Housing Rights and Evictions (COHRE), ESCR-Net and IWRAW Asia Pacific, on international human rights standards under CEDAW and under the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights.

Read More

Equity or Equality for Women? Understanding CEDAW’s Equality Principles

2009

IWRAW Asia Pacific Occasional Papers Series, No. 14. 48-page paper in PDF format, written by Alda Facio and Martha I. Morgan. First explaining the background of the controversy over the terms ‘equity’ and ‘equality’ in human rights law, the authors go on to outline CEDAW’s concept of equality, before presenting a human rights-based critique of […]

Read More

Equal and Indivisible: Crafting Inclusive Shadow Reports for CEDAW

2009

A handbook from the International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Coalition (IGLHRC) for writing shadow/alternative reports for CEDAW incorporating human rights issues related to sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression. Preface by Sunila Abeysekera of IWRAW Asia Pacific.

Read More