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In our efforts to reach as many people as possible in need of accessible and qualified help and at the same time to keep expanding our professional partnerships, GAF and the NAPRD signed a partnership agreement.

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With half of the world’s population under the age of 25, young people from all around the world are coming together to influence their governments, organizations and community leaders to accept and engage young people as  meaningful  partners in the decision making bodies and processes that affect their sexual and reproductıve health and rights.

Read more: “Nothing For Us Without Us” Young people raise their voices and stand up for their rights

On the 12.07.2012, within its 52nd regular session /09 – 27.07.2012/, the UN Committee on the Elimination of all forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW Committee) considered the combined fourth, fifth, sixth and seventh report of Bulgaria.

Read more: CEDAW Committee recommends to Bulgaria to systematically promote education on sexual and...

The UN Committee on the Elimination of all forms of Discrimination against Women is an expert body established in 1982 in order to observe the implementation of the Convention on the Elimination of all forms of Discrimination against Women. Bulgaria – being one of the counties that have ratified the Convention – has assumed an obligation to make efforts aiming at the elimination of discrimination against women through implementing legal, social and economic mechanisms in this direction. As one of the State parties to that Convention our country is bound to report every four years about its progress regarding the policies towards women.

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52nd Session of the Committee on Elimination of Discrimination against Women

Bulgarian NGO oral statement and delegation

9th July 2012, New York

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