United Nations Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM)

UNIFEM South Asia Office



This list of experts was developed by UNIFEM South Asia Office. It includes the name, brief profile and email address of experts (individuals and agencies) involved in capacity development on CEDAW in South Asia who have collaborated with UNIFEM in recent years. Please visit often for updates.

List of CEDAW experts (Updated on 28th Oct 2010)


Partners for Prevention: Working with Boys and Men to Prevent Gender-based Violence, is an interagency initiative of UNDP, UNFPA, UNIFEM and UN Volunteers in Asia and the Pacific



Useful Human Rights Links

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Second CEDAW Shadow report for India coordinated by NAWO



CEDAW Shadow report for Maldives coordinated by Hama Jammiya



A HUMAN RIGHTS APPROACH TO DEVELOPMENT - Primer for Development Practitioners by Amparo Tomas

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CEDAW Committees Concluding Observations to Governments from South Asia Bangladesh (2004), Bhutan (2004), India (2007), Maldives (2007), Nepal (2004), Pakistan (2007) and Sri Lanka (2002)

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