Latest Information & Reports

On Wednesday 14th December 2018, our CEO Vivienne Hayes spoke at the Women and Equalities Committee on CEDAW. Read the report here and watch the full video here. This evidence resulted in a crucial intervention by the chair of the Women and Equalities Committee, Rt Hon Maria Miller MP Рread her letter to the Chair of the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women here.

WRC were recently funded by the EHRC to facilitate and create the latest CEDAW Shadow Report for this review session.

We had the pleasure of working with sister organisations in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland to produce the report covering the four nations.

WRC also created a separate report prioritising England which was also submitted to the CEDAW Committee.

Below are all the documents produced for this project:

CEDAW UK Four Nations Report

CEDAW England Shadow Report 2018

CEDAW England Shadow Report 2018 (Full, Not submitted)

CEDAW List of Issues and Questions

Evaluation of the CEDAW list of Issues

Oral Intervention

Southall Black Sisters