Candidacy of Mrs Nicole Ameline to the CEDAW

France supports Mrs Nicole Ameline’s candidacy to the CEDAW, the United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women.

The Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women is composed of 23 experts of high moral standing and competence in the field covered by the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women.

Mrs Nicole Ameline is a member of CEDAW and current Vice-Chairperson. She was the Chairperson from 2013 to 2015. Mrs Ameline is also a member of the National Consultative Commission on Human Rights of the French Republic.

Elections of eleven members of the Committee will take place on 2 September 2020 in New York, to replace those whose terms are due to expire on 31 December 2020.

Mrs Nicole Ameline tells us about her vision for this next term:

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Leaflet Nicole Ameline
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Post-Covid vision
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Last updated on: 27 July 2020