On March 6, the library hosted the John and Mary Yaremko Forum on Multiculturalism and Human Rights in the form of a showcase of student scholarship on women’s human rights. The papers presented are now available on the Women’s Human Rights Resources Programme Website and represent a wide range of issues and current thinking on domestic and international women’s human rights.
Family Responsibilities Discrimination in the Americas: Transformative Potential of the Human Rights Claim.
Intersectionality as the Missing Link to Substantive Equality.
Women’s Rights, Reproductive Health Rights and Public Health Considerations in Decriminalizing Abortion in the Republic Suriname.
Stereotyping and the New Women-protective Antiabortion Movement.
Gender Stereotypes and Canadian Immigration: An Analysis of Baker v. Canada in Light of Article 5(a) of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women.
Decisions of the CEDAW Committee: Lack of Consistency in Admissibility Decisions.
Stereotyping as Institution: On Price Waterhouse v. Hopkins and the Socio-Structural Roots of Gender Discrimination.
Stereotyping Sex Workers: S.v Jordan and others.
Mississippi University for Women v. Hogan, 458 U.S. 718 (1982) per Justice O’Connor (United States, Supreme Court): a case revisited under CEDAW.