Category: Policies and Structures

APWLD Submissions to CEDAW on Gender-Related Dimensions of Disaster Risk Reduction in a Changing Climate

The Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) is currently elaborating a General Recommendation on Gender-Related Dimensions of Disaster Risk Reduction in a Changing Climate. On the invitation of the committee, APWLD...

Press Release: Asia-Pacific Women Vigilant Over Regional Trade Agreement

* Structural inequality and discrimination faced by women is perpetuated by economic policies* *Trade agreements have  discriminatory impact on women, indigenous peoples, people living with illnesses, people with disabilities, rural communities* 07th December 2016 Indonesia...