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Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (1979)

Keywords: CEDAW, Discrimination, Elimination, Equality, United Nations Convention, Women,

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.  

Convention for the Suppression of the Traffic in Persons and of the Exploitation of the Prostitution of Others (1949)

Keywords: exploitation, Prostitution, TIP, Trafficking in Persons, United Nations Convention,

The Convention for the Suppression of the Traffic in Persons and of the Exploitation of the Prostitution of Others supersedes a number of earlier conventions that covered some aspects of forced prostitution. Signatories are charged with three obligations under the 1949 Convention: prohibition of trafficking, specific administrative and enforcement measures, and social measures aimed at trafficked persons.

Convention on the Rights of the Child (1989)

Keywords: Child, CRC, rights, UNCRC, United Nations Convention,

The United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (commonly abbreviated as the CRC, CROC, or UNCRC) is a human rights treaty which sets out the civil, political, economic, social, health and cultural rights of children.

International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families (1990)

Keywords: Migrant Workers, Migrants, United Nations Convention,

The International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families is a United Nations Convention governing the protection of migrant workers and their families.