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Mozambique

CEDAW: Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (adopted on 18 December 1979). Relevant articles: 2, 4, 14 and 16.

Accessed: 21 May 1997

CEDAW-OP: Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (adopted on 6 October 1999).

Accessed: 4 November 2008

ICESCR: International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (adopted on 16 December 1966). Relevant articles: 2(2), 3 and 11(1).

Not Signed

ICCPR: International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (adopted on 16 December 1966). Relevant articles: 2(1), 3, 14, 16 and 23(4).

Accessed: 21 October 1993

ICCPR: International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (adopted on 16 December 1966). Relevant articles: 2(1), 3, 14, 16 and 23(4).

Accessed: 21 October 1993

Other international regulations

African Charter on Human and Peoples’ Rights, adopted on 21 June 1981. 
Relevant articles: 1(f), 2(1), 7(d), 8, 28, 18(2)(3).
Ratified: 22 February 1989 

Protocol to the African Charter on Human and Peoples’ Rights on the Rights of Women in Africa (Maputo Protocol), adopted on 11 July 2003.
Ratified: 17 July 2004

Sources: numbers in brackets (*) refer to sources displayed in the Bibliography