Regional Programme on Improving Women’s Human Rights in Southeast Asia
The Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women Southeast Asia Programme (CEDAW SEAP) Phase II
Increased ability of CSOs to advocate for law reform through improved tools and methods for legal reviews of national laws to ensure compliance in CEDAW, and through enhanced understanding of issues faced by disadvantaged groups of women.
Strengthened understanding of WHR norms and standards, and increased use of international instruments such as CEDAW and the Optional Protocol to the CEDAW Convention (OP-CEDAW) among legal professionals, law makers and justice sector actors, which resulted in an expanded regional pool of WHR experts.
Improved understanding of inter-agency coordinated implementation and monitoring on CEDAW by parliamentary, judiciary and executive arms of governments at national and subnational levels in several counters.