The Canadian CEDAW Strategies Meeting

to appear in International Women's Rights Project

Shelagh Day and Andree Cote

Published: November 1998

Keywords: CEDAW, women, human rights, Canadian, UN, NGOs, international, Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW), Gender Equality


There is a need for women in every country to work at both the national and the international levels to ensure that human rights are respected and protected, and there appears to be a new opening for national women's NGOs to work in United Nations fora.