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Enforcement Act of Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (the “Enforcement Act”)

Announced on June 8, 2011

 

Article 1.                  In order to carry out the 1979 Convention on the Elimination of All

                                 Forms of Discrimination against Women (hereinafter referred to

                                 as the “Convention”), to remove all forms of discrimination against

                                 women to promote the sturdy development of women, to materialize

                                 protection to gender and human rights and to advance gender equality,

                                 this Enforcement Act is hereby enacted.

 

Article 2.                 All terms and conditions specified in the Convention regarding

                                 protection to human rights of different genders and promotion of

                                 sexual equality shall have the same effect as domestic laws.

 

Article 3.                 All rules, regulations, ordinances and administrative measures

                                 applicable to the Convention shall refer to the intention of the

                                 Convention and any and all interpretations and explanations provided

                                 by the Committee on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination

                                 against Women of the United Nations.

 

 Article 4.                Upon exercising its authority, all government units shall do so in

                                accordance with all rules and regulations regarding protection to

                                genders and human rights specified in the Convention, eliminate gender

                                discrimination, and actively promote the realization of gender equality.

 

Article 5.                 All government units shall, in accordance with their duties and

                                obligations under current laws and regulations, take the responsibility to

                                plan, promote and enforce  matters relevant to the Convention, and

                                carry out  assessment. If a matter shall be handled by responsible

                                persons of different government units, all persons involve shall

                                coordinate and communicate for the execution of such matter.

 

                               The government shall work with governments of other countries,

                               domestic and international non-government organizations and human

                               right groups in order to achieve the goal of shielding and advancing all

                               protections of genders and human rights specified in the Convention.

 

Article 6.                The government shall, in accordance to the Convention, establish a

                               reporting system for eliminating all forms of discrimination against

                               women, provide a national report every four years, and invite all relevant

                               experts and representatives of non-government organizations to peruse

                               such report. The government shall, based on the comments and

                               suggestions so provided, review the current circumstances and draw up

                               subsequent resolutions.

 

Article 7.                Priority shall be given to funding any and all government unit’s

                               implementation of rules regarding protection to genders and human

                               rights specified in the Convention in accordance with the then financial

                               status of the government. All such funding shall be then carried out

                               gradually.

 

Article 8.                All government units shall review all rules, regulations and

                               administrative measures administered by them in accordance with the

                               Convention. Shall  there be anything in conflict with the Convention, the

                               relevant government unit shall complete the enactment of a new rule or

                               regulation, amendment or abolishment of the old rule or regulation,and

                               improvement of the administrative measure within three (3) years after

                               this Enforcement Act comes into effect.

 

Article 9.               This Enforcement Act shall come into effect from January 1, 2012.

 

相關附件:

*  Enforcement Act of Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (the “Enforcement Act”).pdf


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