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CEDAW Impact collection

Namibia

Sister Namibia Magazine (2007) ‘Measuring progress on women's rights: how far has Namibia come in implementing the United Nations Convention on the Elimination of all forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW), since its ratification in 1992, two years after independence?’ 19(1): 6.

Nauru

Nepal

Pandey, K. (2013) ‘Judicial education on the Convention on Elimination of Discrimination against Women in Nepal’, in A. Hellum and H. S. Aasen (eds.), Women’s Human Rights: CEDAW in International, Regional, and National Law (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press), 410-429.

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.

Dairiam, S. (2007) ‘From Global to Local: The Involvement of NGOs’ 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), 313-325.

Neuwirth, J. (2005) ‘Inequality Before the Law: Holding States Accountable for Sex Discriminatory Laws Under the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women and Through the Beijing Platform for Action’, Harvard Human Rights Journal, Vol 18: 19-54.

Netherlands

Van den Brink, M. (2013) ‘The CEDAW after all these years: firmly rooted in Dutch clay?’ in A. Hellum and H. S. Aasen (eds.), Women’s Human Rights. CEDAW in International, Regional, and National Law (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press), 482-510.

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.

Davies, G. (2006) ‘The Netherlands - Thou Shalt Not Discriminate Against Women: Public Subsidies to Religious Parties Condemned in Clara Wichmann Foundation v. The Dutch State. Court of First Instance, The Hague. Judgment of 7 September 2005’, European Constitutional Law Review, 2(1): 152-166.

Niger

Kang, A. (2015) Bargaining for women’s rights: Activism in an aspiring Muslim Democracy (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press).

Nigeria

Grossklaus, M. (2015) ‘Appropriation and the dualism of human rights: understanding the contradictory impact of gender norms in Nigeria’, Third World Quarterly, 36(6): 1253-1267.

Olatokun, G.; Ahmad, R.; and Wahab, H. (2014) ‘Making a Case for the Domestication of CEDAW in Nigeria: Empirically and Conceptually Justified’, Journal of Law, Policy and Globalization, 22: 43-58.

Olatokun, G. (2014) ‘Right to Choose within CEDAW: Its Importance to Women in Nigeria’, IOSR Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences, 19(1): 14-23.

Shivdas, M. and Coleman, S. (eds.) (2010) Without prejudice: CEDAW and the determination of women’s rights in a legal and cultural context (London: Commonwealth Secretariat).

Aniekwu, N. I. (2006) ‘The Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women and the Status of Implementation on the Right to Health Care in Nigeria’, Human Rights Brief, 13(3): 34-39.

Okome, M. (2002) ‘Domestic, Regional, and International Protection of Nigerian Women against Discrimination: Constraints and Possibilities’, African Studies Quarterly, 6(3): 33-63.

Niue

Norway

Hellum, A. (2017) ‘Norwegian Equality and Anti-discrimination Reform in an Individualist and Market-oriented Context’, NORA - Nordic Journal of Feminist and Gender Research 25(3): 211-216, DOI: 10.1080/08038740.2017.1378263

Hellum, A. (2013) ‘Making space and giving voice: the CEDAW in Norwegian law’, in A. Hellum and H. S. Aasen (eds.), Women’s Human Rights. CEDAW in International, Regional, and National Law (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press), 588-624.

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.