NEWS UPDATE:

Secretary of State John Kerry Gives Thumbs Up to CEDAW

 

SUPPORT CEDAW.
BECAUSE WOMEN'S RIGHTS ARE HUMAN RIGHTS

CEDAW, the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women, is a landmark international agreement that affirms principles of fundamental human rights and equality for women around the world.

CEDAW strengthens the United States as a global leader in standing up for the rights of women and girls in countries around the world.

This international treaty offers countries a practical blueprint to achieve progress for women and girls by calling on each ratifying country to overcome barriers of discrimination.

Ratifying the CEDAW treaty would continue America’s proud bipartisan tradition of promoting and protecting human rights.

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