[PDF] Amman Declaration And Programme Of Action For Promoting Gender Equality

Author: Jordan National Centre for Human Rights (JNCHR), Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR), Intl. Coordinating Committee of National Institutions for the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights (ICC), Published on: 7 November 2012

The Eleventh International Conference of the International Coordinating Committee of National Institutions for the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights took place in Amman, Jordan from 5-7 November 2012...The focus of the Conference was “The human rights of women and girls: Promoting gender equality: The role of national human rights institutions.”...The...Conference adopted the Amman Declaration and Programme of Action...The NHRIs assembled agreed...broad principles and areas of work: [including]...Monitor activities of businesses, from local to global, and report on any adverse impacts on women’s and girls’ enjoyment of their human rights.

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