UN Committee on Elimination of Discrimination against Women to review: Bahrain, Cameroon, Qatar, Kazakhstan, Iraq, Sierra Leone, Finland

GENEVA, Switzerland, February 6, 2014 – The UN Committee on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) is meeting in Geneva from 10 to 28 February to review women’s rights in the following countries: Bahrain (11 Feb); Cameroon (12 Feb); Qatar (13 Feb); Kazakhstan (14 Feb); Iraq (18 Feb); Sierra Leone (19 Feb); Finland (20 Feb) The above are among the 187 States parties to the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women and are required to submit regular reports to the Committee…

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