United Nations Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW)
In December 1993, following the consideration of the Advisory and Finances report titled United Nations Convention on the Elimination of All
Forms of Discrimination against Women, the States resolved (inter alia):
1. To condemn discrimination against women in all its forms.
2. (a) To instruct States Committees to take all reasonable steps to identify and eradicate any discrimination against women in legislation or practice and to present proposals to the State in that regard as and when practicable.
(b) To instruct the States Advisory and Finance Committee to report to the States on the progress being made in respect of Resolution 2 (a) not less than once every three years.