CEDAW Casebook: An Analysis of Case Law in Southeast Asia

Authors/editor(s): Mary Jane N. Real

This paper endeavors to analyze Case Laws regarding core Articles of the Convention on Elimination of All Form of Discrimination and their application in Southeast Asia national courts. It is an analytical compilation of jurisprudence from Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines and Timor-Leste that is intended to serve as a resource to enhance their capacity to utilize international human rights standards for the realization of women’s human rights embodied in the Convention.

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Languages available: English

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Geographic coverage: Asia and the Pacific; Indonesia; Malaysia; Philippines; Timor-Leste

Subject area(s): Human rights; Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW); Human rights–based approach

Resource type: Research and programme

Publication year: 2016

Number of pages: 120

ISBN/ISSN: 978-974-680-401-1