IJDH Staff Attorney Beatrice Lindstrom delivered this statement at the Committee on the Status of Women. It includes discussion of the need for elimination of all forms of violence against women, implementation of laws and resolutions towards that goal, and gender equality. The statement was made on behalf of the International Association of Democratic Lawyers, of which BAI is a member.
March 17, 2015
Oral Statement: CSW59 “Beijing+20″
Presented by the International Association of Democratic Lawyers and the Member Organisations of the Vienna NGO Committee on the Status of Women to the participants of the 59th Commission on the Status of Women:
Considering the political declaration of CSW59 2015;
Considering the urgency of unrestricted implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action in the UN Member States;
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