Report on the application of cedaw in the arab world

This comprehensive report on the status of the Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination Against Women (“CEDAW”) in the Arab world was presented at the May 2009 2nd bi-annual meeting of the regional coalition “Equality without Reservation” in Amman, Jordan.

Keeping in line with the Coalition’s mission, this report aims to provide an overview of CEDAW and its influence in the Arab world. The report consists of 21 “mini-reports”, each of which outlines CEDAW’s progress and its limitations in the following countries: Algeria, Bahrain, Comoros, Djibouti, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates and Yemen.

ADFM Report on the Application of CEDAW in the Arab World

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