ASEAN Commission on the Rights of Women and Children

ACWC Work Plan 2012-2016

1st Meeting of ACWC

Mdm. Kanda Vajrabhaya (Thailand) and Mr. Ahmad Taufan Damanik (Indonesia) were elected as the ACWC Chair and Vice-Chair. ACWC identified a number of thematic areas it would focus upon during its first five years: Elimination of violence against women and children; trafficking in women and children; women and children...

ACWC Study Visit

ACWC conducted a study tour to Geneva to meet with the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, various UN agencies working on women and child rights, and the Committee on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) and Committee on the Rights of...

ACWC Indonesia Representative: Consultation with Civil Society Organizations

The ACWC Indonesia Representatives, in preparation for ACWC's 3rd meeting in Solo, held a dialogue with CSO and government institutions.

1st Meeting of ACWC

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7th ACWC Meeting

The ACWC finalized the Draft Declaration on the Elimination of Violence Against Women (VAW) and Elimination of Violence Against Children (VAC).

ACWC Informal Meeting

ACWC discussed their five-year work plan, priority issues and the Rules of Procedures.

ACWC Expert Meeting to Develop a Study Framework on Economic Rights of Women to Land and Property in ASEAN Countries

This meeting obtained expert input on the design and implementation of a mapping of women s economic rights to land and property in the ASEAN Member States. The meeting will be followed up with production of a final study design and