Women’s Rights Movement of the Philippines

20 Years after the 1995 Beijing Conference on Women –  to “Step-Up” Gender Equality, we urge governments:

To uphold international human rights principles and standards;

Ratify and fully implement state obligations, including extraterritorial obligation under all international human rights treaties, including the Optional Protocols; Withdraw all reservations, enact enabling legislation and strengthen accountability mechanisms that institutionalise and support implementation.

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