Marriage and Family Life - Article 16, CEDAW

Welfare and legal reform are not the only factors in this erosion of women’s rights; a misogynistic hegemony is informing political theory and policy. Read more

Equality Before the Law - Article 15, CEDAW

"If our rights are taken away from us, and we can’t fight on a level playing field to get them restored, then those legal and Convention rights are meaningless. It is vital that individuals and organisation know that they can use this to put pressure on the State for access to equality." Read more

Rural Women - Article 14, CEDAW

Article 14 requires the UK Government to address the particular issues faced by rural women, taking all appropriate measures to ensure the application of CEDAW Read more

Employment and Health - Article 11 and 12, CEDAW

Access to maternity care is a human right – CEDAW and NHS Charging of Pregnant Migrant Women Read more