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Convention on elimination of all form of descrimination against women

The Convention defines discrimination against women as "...any distinction, exclusion or restriction made on the basis of sex which has the effect or purpose of impairing or nullifying the recognition, enjoyment or exercise by women, irrespective of their marital status, on the basis of equality of men and women, of human rights and fundamental freedoms in the political, economic, social, cultural, civil or any other field."

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Additional Info

Field Value
Geographic area (spatial range)
  • Cambodia
Issuing agency/parties
  • King of the Kingdom of Cambodia
Implementing agencies
  • Royal Government of the Kingdom of Cambodia
  • Khmer
Formal type of document Convention
  • Constitution and rights
  • Gender
  • Laws and regulations
  • Women
  • Womens rights
License unspecified
Copyright No
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Status Signed and in effect
Adoption date/Enacted/Promulgation date/Signing date September 22, 1992
Effective/Enforced Date September 22, 1992
Publication reference Royal Gazette Cambodia

Office of the Council of Ministers (OCM) General Department of Royal Gazettes

Address: OCM, Friendship Building, 41 Russian Federation Blvd, Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Contact: Phone/Fax: (855) 23 212 490, E-Mail:,

Legacy reference document Convention_Elimination_Descrimination_Against_Women__22.09.1992.pdf
Keywords Convention,Woman Discrimination
Date uploaded March 13, 2018, 03:58 (UTC)
Date modified March 27, 2023, 07:58 (UTC)