CEDAW: Women's Treaty May Finally Go Forward

Erickson, Jan
March 2009
National NOW Times;Spring2009, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p9
The article reports on an announcement made by Senator Barbara Boxer, chairwoman of the Senate Foreign Relations Subcommittee on International Operations and Organizations, Human Rights, Democracy and Global Women's Issues, that her subcommittee will start hearings with a clean version of the international treaty. According to the article, it will be called the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW).


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