This book demonstrates the broad range of economic, social, and political concerns they cover and evaluates contemporary patterns and future needs they reveal. It analyzes the agreements and assesses its likely impact on the legal status of women.
Table of Contents
"Part I 0. Introduction Part II 1. Charter of the United Nations 2. Convention Concerning the Employment of Women on Underground Work in Mines of All Kinds 3. Universal Declaration of Human Rights 4. Convention Concerning Night Work of Women Employed in Industry 5. Convention for the Suppression of the Traffic in Persons and of the Exploitation of the Prostitution of Others 6. International Convention for the Suppression of the Traffic in Women and Children 7. International Convention for the Suppression of the Traffic in Women of Full Age 8. Convention Concerning Equal Remuneration for Men and Women Workers for Work of Equal Value 9. Convention on the Political Rights of Women 10. Convention Concerning Maternity Protection 11. Supplementary Convention on the Abolition of Slavery, the Slave Trade, and Institutions and Practices Similar to Slavery 12. Convention on the Nationality of Married Women 13. Convention Concerning Conditions of Employment of Plantation Workers 14. Convention Concerning Discrimination in Respect of Employment and Occupation 15. Convention Against Discrimination in Education 16. Convention on Consent to Marriage, Minimum Age for Marriage, and Registration of Marriages 17. The International Covenants on Human Rights: Covenant on Civil and Political Rights 18. The International Covenants on Human Rights: Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights 19. Declaration of Mexico on the Equality of Women and Their Contribution to Development and Peace 20. The World Plan of Action for the Implementation of the Objectives of the International Women's Year 21. Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women 22. Programme of Action for the Second Half of the United Nations Decade for Women: Equality, Development and Peace"