The United Nations and the Protection of the Rights of Women Volume 1


The United Nations Women’s Rights Collection has been created to research and support the United Nation’s global quest for Women’s Rights standards. With the publication the editors aim to bring Women’s Rights to the attention of the legal society to improve the understanding of the status of women in the world. It provides a complete legal overview of the progress made in the area of Women’s Rights and is a very handy tool for comparative research in its area.

The collection is so extensive, that it covers all important Women’s Rights documents from the UN, Committees, special Reports, Conferences and materials, Conventions, Implementations Status, resolutions and even world surveys. The series is published annually and starting off with the UN women’s rights activities from 1945. Every year new volumes are published, making it possible for the legal community to be up to date with the latest developments in the area of Women’s Rights.