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Over the past few years, a troubling new trend at the international human rights level is being observed, where discourses on ‘protecting the family’ are being employed to defend violations committed against family members, to bolster and justify impunity, and to restrict equal rights within and to family life.
Protection of the Family
AWID’s participation in the CSW60 includes co-sponsoring several civil society convenings, sharing a feminist perspective on implementing a sustainable economic and development agenda and making the case that gender is central to the inequality debate.
60th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women
This special focus section provides critical feminist analysis and access to key resources related to the new development agenda which will succeed the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) when they expire in 2015.
Post-2015 Development Agenda
This special focus section provides analysis and key resources related to the 20-year anniversary of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action (Beijing+20).
The Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action: 20 Years On
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