Gender quotas for company boards are becoming a totemic issue of gender diversity policy in today's labor market. Throughout the Western world, many countries are experimenting with compulsory gender diversity measures for board rooms. The EU, as a whole, is considering to...
Paper - 9781780682297 - $ 72.00
The legacy of the ICTR, Rwanda's ordinary courts and gacaca courts
By Usta Kaitesi
This book tackles an important and highly topical issue: examining how the experiences of victims of genocidal gender and sexual violence have been addressed on a theoretical and practical level. The book investigates the contribution of feminist...
Paper - 9781780682105 - $ 66.00
This edited volume focuses on developments in the prosecution of sexual violence in (post-)conflict situations. The prosecution of such cases raises new and challenging questions as to how to build evidence, as well...
Cloth - 9781780680026 - $ 96.00
Edited by: Jens M. Scherpe
The need to allow for a legal change of sex/gender, in certain cases, is no longer disputed in most jurisdictions. For European countries, there is no question as to whether such a change should be allowed after the decision of the European Court of Human...
Paper - 9781780681962 - $ 107.00
Achievements, Setbacks, and Prospects
Edited by: Ingrid Westendorp
The Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women is a treaty meant for all girls and women around the world. After 30 years, the Convention is still valid and necessary, both in developed and in developing States. This image...
Paper - 9781780680859 - $ 126.00
The Bangkok Rules and Beyond
Women are a rapidly growing minority in prisons. Prison systems, however, have always been determined by the behaviour of men. The 2010 UN Bangkok Rules form a body of rules that is specifically aimed at the needs...
Cloth - 9781780684215 - $ 150.00
From Deadlock to Dialogue
In all parts of the world, the implementation of women's human rights is seriously being hindered by gender stereotypes, religion, custom, or tradition - in short, by 'culture.' Culture is increasingly being used as an excuse to commit serious violations of...
Paper - 9789400001374 - $ 44.00
The Practice of the United Nations Human Rights Committee and the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
Women's rights are human rights! This notion may seem self evident, as the United Nations system for the promotion and the protection of human rights builds on the idea...
Paper - 9789050959803 - $ 90.00
Repositioning Gender in Peace Agreements
The adoption of Security Council Resolution 1325 on women, peace, and security in October 2000 marked the beginning of a global agenda on women in armed conflicts and post-conflict transition. This book discusses the context and the content of this UN agenda and...
Cloth - 9781780683195 - $ 90.00