On 18 December 1979, the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women was adopted by the United Nations General Assembly. It entered into force as an international treaty on 3 September 1981 after the twentieth country had ratified it. By the tenth anniversary of the Convention in 1989, almost one hundred nations have agreed to be bound by its provisions. The Convention was the culmination of more than thirty years of work by the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women, a body established in 1946 to monitor the situation of women and to promote women's rights. The Commission's work has been instrumental in bringing to light all the areas in which women are denied equality with men.These efforts for the advancement of women have resulted in several declarations and conventions, of which the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women is the central and most comprehensive document. ... [Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women ]
The Institute for Development and International Cooperation provides you with a very large collection of fulltext documents (articles, e-books, studies, an enzyclopaedia of development terminology including a dictionary of Spanish-English terms, etc). Furthermore, you will find a lot of information on projects, research, congresses etc.
Organisation that collects information, money, that gives advice to people who want to know about the San as well as for the San themselves. Note the full text documents under "The San Peoples", including transcribed oral literature (also including the original text) and a bibliography about San Human Rights. [editors ilissAfrica]