ERIC Number: ED332911
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990-Aug-2
Reference Count: N/A
Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women. Hearing before the Committee on Foreign Relations. United States Senate, One Hundred First Congress, Second Session.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations.
The Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women was adopted by the United Nations General Assembly in 1980, and signed by President Carter shortly thereafter. For the past decade, however, the Convention has been pending before the Senate. This hearing was part of the proceedings in which the Senate provided advice and consent on whether a treaty should be ratified. This document contains the statements and testimonies of individuals and organizations concerned about the Convention and its proposed adoption. (DB)
Descriptors: Federal Legislation, Females, Global Approach, Hearings, International Law, Sex Discrimination, Sex Fairness, Treaties, Womens Studies, World Affairs
Superintendent of Documents, Congressional Sales Office, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, DC 20402.
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations.