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CEDAW Impact collection

Bangladesh

den Boer, A. (2012) ‘Counting what Counts in the application of the Women’s Rights Convention: Violence Against Women in Asian States’, paper prepared for the Annual International Studies Association Conference, San Diego.

Ali, S. (2006) Conceptualising Islamic Law, CEDAW and Women’s Human Rights in Plural Legal Settings: A Comparative Analysis of Application of CEDAW in Bangladesh, India and Pakistan. (UNIFEM: New Delhi).

Brandt, M. and Kaplan, J. (1995) ‘The Tension between Women's Rights and Religious Rights: Reservations to CEDAW by Egypt, Bangladesh and Tunisia’, Journal of Law and Religion, 12(1): 105-142.

Belgium

McQuigg, R. J. A. (2007) ‘The Responses of States to the Comments of the CEDAW Committee on Domestic Violence’, International Journal of Human Rights 11(4): 461-79.

Benin

Bhutan

den Boer, A. (2012) ‘Counting what Counts in the application of the Women’s Rights Convention: Violence Against Women in Asian States’, paper prepared for the Annual International Studies Association Conference, San Diego.

Bolivia (Plurinational State of)

Goodale, M. (2009) Dilemmas of Modernity: Bolivian Encounters with Law and Liberalism (Stanford: Stanford University Press). 

Brazil

Cook, R. J. (2013) ‘Human rights and maternal health: Exploring the effectiveness of the Alyne Decision’, Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics 41(1): 103-23.

Kismodi, E.; de Mesquita, J.; Ibanez, X.; Khosla, R.; and Sepulveda, L. (2012) ‘Human rights accountability for maternal death and failure to provide safe, legal abortion: the significance of two ground-breaking CEDAW decisions’, Reproductive Health Matters, 20(39): 31-39.

Pimentel, S. (2007). ‘Education and Legal Literacy’, In H. Schoepp-Schilling & C. Flinterman (Eds.), The Circle of Empowerment: Twenty-Five Years of the UN Committee on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (New York: The Feminist Press at the City University of New York): 90-103.

Burundi

Goonesekere, S. (2007) ‘Universalizing Women’s Human Rights through CEDAW’ in H.-B. Schoepp-Schilling and C. Flinterman (eds.), The Circle of Empowerment. Twenty-Five Years of the UN Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (New York: The Feminist Press), 52-67.