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UN WOMEN For Arab States &The Committee on Elimination of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW Committee) Regional Consultation for the Proposed General Recommendation on Women Human Rights in Situations of Conflict and Post Conflict contexts

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This report overviews the consultatiions for the general recommendations of UN WOMEN For Arab States &The Committee on Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW Committee) on women human rights in situations of conflict and post-conflict in the Arab region.It highlights the general context of women human rights in the region, especially after the Arab spring. The information in the report are based on data and figures about gender based violence, access to justice and accountability mechanisms, women participation in conflict prevention and peace building process, the role of civil society organizations, etc.


  • Type of publication : Study / Report
  • Author : United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women)
  • Publishing house : United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women)
  • Publication date : 2013
  • Number of pages : 58
  • Language : English


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Kasdi Merbah Ouragla University
ASURIF Feminist Association
Challenge Association of Sustainable Development (A.C.D.D.)
Institute for Women's Studies in the Arab World (IWSAW)
Programme d'Appui à la Société Civile (PASC-TUNISIE)
Youth Capacities Development Association-Biskra (YCDB)
Tunisian Association for Cultural Action
French Coordination for the European Women's Lobby (C.L.E.F.)
Badr Eltawayel
Sawt Nssâ
Amal Association for Women and Development
Women in Business of Algeria
Committee for the Follow-Up on women' s Issues (CFUWI)
Community Development and Caring Children with Special Needs Association (SCDA)
International Organisation for Women in the Seafood Industry
Donia for Sutsainable Development
Jyhene Kebsi
Equality Unit
Khadija Zizi
Future Pioneers for Empowering Communities (FPEC)
Mediterranean Network against Trafficking Women (MNATW)
Fédération de la Ligue Démocratique des Droits des Femmes (FLDDF)
Life Foundation for Development and Community Integration
Service for Women's Rights and Gender Equality (SDFE)
Women'  s Studies Center (WSC)
Al Karam
Benno pour reussir
Association Feminine de Lutte contre le Violence à l'Egard de la Femme et de l'Enfant (AFLCVF)
Civic Forum Institute (CFI)
Nahda Association for Relief and development
Forum for Professionals fighting against Family Honor Crimes in the Palestinian society in Israel
EuroMed Rights
Yaich Elarbi
Association Karama of Arab Family (AKFA)
Mor Masa Ritüeli
Women's Security Index (WSI)

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