International Campaigns

UN Diary Dates 6-7 March: High-Level Event – Contributions of Women, the Young and Civil Society to the Post-2015 Development Agenda The High-Level Event will address a number of cross-cutting rights-based issues relevant to women and the young, across differing national circumstances and developmental stages, such as violence against women […]

UN Diary Dates

  Northern Ireland Government in spotlight at the UN   This week the UK Government is being examined at the United Nations by the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW).[1]   The formal inquiry of the UK by the CEDAW Committee will take place on Wednesday 17 […]

CEDAW Press Release 16.7.13

NIWEP CEDAW SHADOW REPORT 2012 The UK Government submitted its report to the CEDAW Committee in June 2011. Read the report here. It is likely that the UK Government will be examined by the CEDAW Committee in the first quarter of 2013. The Government at Westminster has overall responsibility for […]

NIWEP CEDAW Consultation 2011-2012