Towards equality for women progress in legislation since the adoption of the Convention on the Eliminatiion of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women by Hanna Binstock

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Published by United Nations, Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean, Women and Development Unit in Santiago, Chile .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Women -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Latin America,
  • Women"s rights -- Latin America,
  • Sex discrimination against women -- Latin America

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Book details

SeriesSerie Mujer y desarrollo; 24, Serie Mujer y desarrollo. English. 24
ContributionsUnited Nations. Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean
The Physical Object
Pagination50 p.
Number of Pages50
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20008805M

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