publication . Article . 2015

CEDAW e a intersecção de identidades de mulheres: uma abordagem pioneira para a discriminação interseccional

Campbell,Meghan;
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Dec 2015
  • Publisher: Fundação Getulio Vargas, Escola de Direito de São Paulo
  • Country: United Kingdom
Abstract
ABSTRACT CEDAW is committed to eliminating all forms of discrimination and achieving gender equality so that all women can exercise and enjoy their human rights. This article argues that this implicitly includes a commitment to understanding and addressing intersectional discrimination. Women experience disadvantage and discrimination based on their sex and gender and that is inextricably linked to other identities, factors and experiences such as a race and poverty. Under CEDAW, if sex and gender is one of the bases for the discrimination, it is necessary to examine how other identity and factors contribute to gender discrimination and inequality. The CEDAW Com...
Subjects
free text keywords: Intersectionality, grounds-based discrimination, CEDAW, gender, poverty, international human rights law, Interseccionalidade, “grounds-based discrimination”, gênero, pobreza, direito internacional dos direitos humanos, Law in general. Comparative and uniform law. Jurisprudence, K1-7720, Inequality, media_common.quotation_subject, media_common, Transformative learning, Sociology, Law, Gender discrimination, Disadvantage, Gender studies, Human rights
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publication . Article . 2015

CEDAW e a intersecção de identidades de mulheres: uma abordagem pioneira para a discriminação interseccional

Campbell,Meghan;