TITLE

U.N. CEDAW PANEL PRAISED NEW ZEALAND'S GOVERNMENT AND LAWS

PUB. DATE
October 2003
SOURCE
Women's International Network News;Autumn2003, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the commendation of the efforts of the New Zealand government to advocate women's rights by the United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW). Areas that need to be improved in women's liberation.
ACCESSION #
11084163

 

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