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close this bookBringing Equality Home - Implementing the convention on the elimination of all forms of discrimination against women (UNIFEM, 1998, 45 p.)
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View the documentFOREWORD FROM UNIFEM'S EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
View the documentINTRODUCTION
Open this folder and view contentsI. CONSTITUTIONS
Open this folder and view contentsII. THE COURTS
Open this folder and view contentsIII. NATIONAL LAWS
Open this folder and view contentsIV. GOVERNMENT POLICY
Open this folder and view contentsV. THE CEDAW REPORTING PROCESS
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View the documentVII. CONTACTS
View the documentVIII. REFERENCES

VIII. REFERENCES

Articles

Andrews, Penelope. "Striking the Rock: Confronting Gender Equality in South Africa" (1998), 3 Michigan Journal of Race and Law 307.

Arihla, Margareth. "The Convention in SPaulo, Brazil: Women's Human Rights at the Local Level," paper presented at the International Women's Rights Action Watch conference, Vienna, 1993.

Byrnes, Andrew. "The Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women," in Benedek, W. et at, eds., Human Rights of Women: International and African Perspectives (London: Zed Books, 1998).

Byrnes, Andrew. "Human Rights Instruments Relating Specifically to Women, with Particular Emphasis on the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women," in the Hong Kong Judicial Colloquium on Women's Rights, Hong Kong, 20-22 May 1996.

Cook, Rebecca. "State Accountability for Women's Health" (1998), 49 International Digest of Health Legislation 265.

Cook, Rebecca. Ed. Human Rights of Women: National and International Perspectives (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1994).

Dairiam, Shanthi. Commentary on Malaysia's Reservations to the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (Kuala Lumpur: International Women's Rights Action Watch Asia Pacific, 1996).

Freeman, Marsha. (draft of forthcoming book on the use of CEDAW in test-case litigation, International Women's Rights Action Watch).

Hecht, Jonathan. "The Legal Protection of Women's Rights in China" (1995), China Rights Forum 1.

International Human Rights Law Group. Guidelines for Preparing Shadow Reports to State Party Reports under the Women's Convention (draft, 1998).

International Women's Rights Action Watch (IWRAW), The Women's Watch (vol. 1-11).

IWRAW. The Women's Convention and CEDAW: Opportunities & Challenges in Light of Beijing. Proceeding of colloquium of the International Women's Rights Action Watch and the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women, New York, January 1996.

IWRAW. Paulista Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (English translation).

Jethmalani, Rani. ed., Kali's Yug: Empowerment, Law and Dowry Deaths (Har-Anand Publications, 1995).

Miller, Alice M. "Realising Women's Human Rights: Non-Governmental Organisations and the United Nations Treaty Bodies" in Elizabeth Prugl and Larry Meyer, eds., forthcoming publication.

Morgan, Martha, and Ma MarAlzate Buitrago. "Constitution-Making in a Time of Cholera: Women and the 1991 Colombian Constitution" (1992), 4 Yale Journal of Law and Feminism 353.

Morgan, Martha. "Taking Machismo to Court: Culture Wars and the Gender Jurisprudence of the Colombian Constitutional Court" (1998), 30 University of Miami Inter-American Law Review (forthcoming).

Petersen, Carol. "Equality as a Human Right: the Development of Anti-Discrimination Legislation in Hong Kong" (1996), 34 Columbia Journal of Transnational Law 335.

Plata, MarIsabel. "Reproductive Rights as Human Rights - Colombia," In Rebecca Cook. Ed. Human Rights of Women (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1994).

Plata, MarIsabel and Adriana de la Espriella. "CEDAW, Colombia and Reproductive Rights," unpublished.

Pradhan Malla, Sapana. "Challenging Nepal's Inheritance Law" (1997), 1 Women in Politics Resource Network Newsletter.

Rwezaura, B.A. "Tanzania: Family Law and the New Bill of Rights" (1990-91), 29 Journal of Family Law453.

Seng, Michael P. "In a Conflict Between Equal Rights for Women and Customary Law, the Botswana Court of Appeal Chooses Equality" (1993), 24 University of Toledo Law Review 563.

Verucci, Florisa. "Women and the New Brazilian Constitution" (1991), 17 Feminist Studies 551.

Interviews and Correspondence

Penelope Andrews, Florence Butegwa, Andrew Byrnes, Hilary Charlesworth, Rebecca Cook, Shanthi Dairiam, Krishanthi Dharmaraj, Unity Dow, Alda Facio, Marsha Freeman, Nyaradzai Gumbonzvanda, Ipek Ilkkaracan, Rani Jethmalani, Vesna Kesic, Robin Levi, Sandy Liebenberg, Sarah Longwe, Gordana Lukac-Koritnik, Alice M. Miller, Monica E.M. Mhoja, Martha Morgan, Rumbidzai Nhundu, Pramila Patten, Jacqueline Pitanguy, MarIsabel Plata, Kasia Polanska, Sapana Pradhan Malla, LucRayas, Nouzha Skalli

Case Citations

Aldridge v Booth
(1988) E.O.C. pp. 92-222; 80 A.L.R. 1

Dhungana v Nepal
Supreme Court of Nepal, Writ No. 3392 of 1993, 2 August 1995, unreported.

Ephrohim v Pastory
87 I.L.R. 106; [1990] L.R.C. (Const.) 757

Sara H. Longwe v Intercontinental Hotels
1992/HP/765

Unity Dow v Attorney General
[1991] L.R.C. (Const.) 574; [1992] L.R.C. (Const.); reprinted in (1991) 13 Human Rights Quarterly 614-26.

Vishaka v State of Rajasthan
#195614, Writ Petition (Criminal) Nos 666-70 of 1992; reprinted by the National Alliance of Women,
Landmark Judgement Series-1.

Colombian Constitutional Court Decisions
Domestic violence: Sentencia No. T-529/92
School admission: Sentencia No. T-420/92 & T-292/94
Property rights: Sentencia No. T-494/92
Women prisoners: Sentencia No. T-2293

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