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Salma Khan: The First Asian Woman to Chair the CEDAW Committee

Myriam Sfeir


I met Dr. Salma Khan, Chairperson of the UN Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) and President of the CEDAW Forum ,around mid October. She was invited by UNICEF and the Lebanese University to attend a workshop, held in Beirut, whose aim was the incorporation of the Convention of the Rights of the Child (CRC) and the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) into the curriculum of Law Schools .


Salma Khan; CEDAW

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DOI: 10.32380/alrj.v0i0.713


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