Law Adopting the Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women

The Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (OP-CEDAW) is an international treaty which establishes complaint and inquiry mechanisms for the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW). Parties to the Protocol allow the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women to hear complaints from individuals or inquire into "grave or systematic violations" of the Convention. The Kingdom of Cambodia adopted this protocol in 2009.

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Additional Info

Field Value
Geographic area (spatial range)
  • Cambodia
Document reference # NS/RKM/0809/013
Issuing agency/parties
  • King, of the Kingdom of Cambodia
  • Ministry of Woman's Affairs
Implementing agencies
  • Minister of Women's Affairs
  • Royal Government of the Kingdom of Cambodia
Language
  • English
  • Khmer
Formal type of document Law
Topics
  • Constitution and rights
  • Gender
  • Human rights
  • Laws and regulations
  • Social development
  • Women in development
Copyright Yes
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Status Signed and in effect
Adoption date/Enacted/Promulgation date/Signing date 08/11/2009
Effective/Enforced Date 08/11/2009
Publication reference Royal Gazette of Cambodia
Contact

Office of the Council of Ministers (OCM) General Department of Royal Gazettes Address: OCM, Friendship Building, 41 Russian Federation Blvd, Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Contact: Phone/Fax: (855) 23 212 490, E-Mail: info@pressocm.gov.kh, pressocm@gmail.com

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Date uploaded 2017-08-18T02:30:02.781558
Date modified 2017-08-18T03:24:18.115214
Keywords Adopting,Optional Protocol,CEDAW