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Title: Convention on the Political Rights of Women
Available From: http://www.un.org/womenwatch/asp/user/list.asp?ParentID=10741
http://www1.umn.edu/humanrts/instree/e2cprw.htm
Conclusion Date: 1952-12-20
Entry Into Force Date: 1954-07-07
Description: This convention opened for signature and ratification by General Assembly resolution 640 (VII) of December 20, 1952. It recognizes "that everyone has the right to take part in the government of his country directly or indirectly through freely chosen representatives, and has the right to equal access to public service in his country, and desiring to equalize the status of men and women in the enjoyment and exercise of political rights" (preface of the treaty).
Legal Citation: 193 UNTS 135
EISIL Categories: Home > International Human Rights > Women's Human Rights
Keywords: civil and political rights
rights of women
Language(s): Chinese
English
French
Russian
Spanish
Document Creator: United Nations General Assembly
Site Administrator: WomenWatch
http://www.un.org/womenwatch/asp/forms/xcomments.asp?RecName=WomenWatch&RecAddr=womenwatch


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