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TABLE OF CONTENTS

Foreword by Shulamith Koenig
Preface
Acknowledgements
Contributors

Part One: The Conceptual and Pragmatic Framework of Women's Human Rights

Introduction
Chapter I: Gender and the International Human Rights Instruments: Fifty Years of Standard Setting from UDHR to CEDAW
Chapter II: The Beijing Platform for Action: Concerns, Standards and Goals
Chapter III: Critical Areas of Concern I and L: Human Rights from a Gender Perspective
Chapter IV: Critical Area of Concern K: Institutional Mechanisms for the Advancement of Women

Part Two: Working with the BPFA's Critical Areas of Concern 

Chapter V: Critical Area of Concern A: Women and Poverty
Chapter VI: Critical Area of Concern B: Education and Training of Women
Chapter VII: Critical Area of Concern C: Women and Health
Chapter VIII: Critical Area of Concern D: Violence Against Women
Chapter IX: Critical Area of Concern E: Women and Armed Conflict
Chapter X: Critical Area of Concern F: Women and the Economy
Chapter XI: Critical Area of Concern G: Women in Power and Decision-Making
Chapter XII: Critical Area of Concern H: Women and the Media
Chapter XIII: Critical Area of Concern J: Women and the Environment

Epilog by Ivanka Corti
Glossary
Bibliography
Appendices
- Unofficial Summary of UDHR
- Unofficial Summary of ICESCR
- Unofficial Summary of ICCPR
- Unofficial Summary of CEDAW
- Unofficial Summary of CERD
- UNICEF Summary of CRC
- Unofficial Summary of CAT
- DAW Summary of BPFA
- About PDHRE


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