Analyses, Agreements and Resolutions: Legal, Comparative and Advocacy Resources

Family Law Reform:

  • Advocacy Resources including CEDAW Reports
  • Legal Resources including Muslim family codes comparison
  • Country-specific legal texts
  • Bibliographies on Muslim Family Law
 29 countries have reached the 30 percent mark in women's representation in parliament; at least 24 of those 29 have used quotas. 
— UN Women

Political Participation:

  • Data on Women's Representation in Politics
  • Quotas database and report
  • International legal agreements including the Beijing Platform, ICCPR and CPRW
  • Glossary and additional online ressources

Women's Human Rights:

  • CEDAW text and optional protocol
  • CEDAW advocacy material: "Equality without reservation" campaign, report in the Arab World, guides and learning resources
  • CEDAW status in WLP countries

Women, Peace and Security:

  • UN Security Council Resolutions
  • 1325 National Action Plans and 1325+10 materials
  • Violence Against Women reports and resolutions
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January 11, 2012 | Iran's One Million Signatures Campaign, Middle East, Leadership, Iran, Measuring Change, One Million Signatures Inside Story
Two new resources are available for download from Women’s Learning Partnership:Arabic edition of Iranian Women’s One Million Signatures Campaign for Equality: The Inside Story A comprehensive account of Iranian women activists' successful awareness-raising efforts on a grassroots level.  — Shirin EbadiNobel Peace Laureate, 2003Originally published in Iran, and released through the WLP Translation Series in English following Iran’s 2009 presidential election, the book is now available in Arabic.
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