Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of
Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW), 36th Session
7 -25 August 2006 UN headquarters, New York
The thirty-sixth session of the CEDAW Committee will
take place between 7-25 August 2006. Under new working
methods, the Committee will sit in parallel chambers in
order to conduct a review of the 15 state party reports
submitted for its consideration. NGOs are encouraged to
submit country-specific information to the CEDAW
Committee in the form of alternative or shadow reports.
Representatives from NGOs have the option of orally
presenting country-specific information during informal
meetings with CEDAW Committee members.
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