Gender and Land Rights Database

Trinidad and Tobago

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

Ratified 12 January 1990.

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

Not Signed.

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

Accessed 8 December 1978.

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 December 1978.

Other international regulations

ICERD
International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination
Ratified 4 October 1973.

 

International Labour Organization (ILO) Convention on Equal Remuneration for Men and Women Workers for Work of Equal Value 1951, No. 100.
Signed April 1997.

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