Whether or not legal frameworks discriminate against women and girls, as identified by the CEDAW committee ( BBB )

This indicator is proposed as an indicator for Sustainable Development Target 05.1 End all forms of discrimination against all women and girls everywhere.

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Member State responses to CEDAW, World Bank Women Business and Law Database

Methodology being developed by OHCHR and UN Women. A tentative proposal is that the CEDAW Committee would monitor the indicator as part of their country reporting and review process using a standardized template to assess all countries in a comparable manner.

Linkages: 10.3, 16.b

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The list of indicator proposals (as of 11 August 2015) used for the IAEG-SDG Open Consultation with Civil Society, Academia and Private Sector.

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