Contemporary Human Rights Organizations and Treaties
Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) and Declaration on the Elimination of Violence against Women: excerpts. http://womeninworldhistory.com/WR-11.html
From Global to Local program: alternative reports from non-governmental groups in countries assessing the process toward implementing CEDAW. http://www.iwraw-ap.org/using_cedaw/writing_shadow.htm
Special Rapporteur: 1996 summary of types of violence. http://www.un.org/rights/dpi1772e.htm
Declaration on the Protection of Women and Children in Emergency and Armed Conflict. http://www.hri.ca/uninfo/treaties/24.shtml
Women Living Under Muslim Laws: an international solidarity network. top site, http://www.wluml.org/english/index.shtml
Feminist Majority Foundation: global updates. http://www.feminist.org/news/newsbyte/uswirestory.asp?id=9093
Equality Now: domestic violence, reproductive rights, trafficking, and political participation.
Womens Human Rights net (WHRnet): http://www.whrnet.org/
Womens Human Rights Resources: http://www.law-lib.utoronto.ca/diana/whrr/index.cfm?sister=utl&CFID=979069&CFTOKEN=21618543
WWW reaching women.: way to find womens organizations aroung the world.
Global List of Womens Organizations. http://www.distel.ca/womlist/womlist.html
UNIFEM: Note updated news on actions around the world. http://www.unifem.org/gender_issues/human_rights/
Women, ink. See book Gains and Gaps in Worlds Women 2006. http://www.womenink.org/
Women Watch: Information and Resources on Gender Equality and Empowerment of Women. Top site. http://www.wwwomen.com/category/divers/cultur1.html
Human Rights Watch: Womens Property Rights: Violations Doom Equality and Development. case study to introduce issues property rights. http://hrw.org/campaigns/women/property/