ILO Convention No. 111 - Convention concerning Discrimination in Respect of Employment and Occupation (1958)
The fundamental objective of the convention is to promote equality of opportunity and treatment by declaring and pursuing a national policy aimed at eliminating all forms of discrimination in respect of employment and occupation.
Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (1979)
The Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) is an international treaty adopted in 1979 by the United Nations General Assembly. As the title suggests, the objective of the convention is to condemn discrimination against women in all its forms.