CEDAW Smokescreens: Gender Politics in Contemporary Tonga

Date
2017
Authors
Lee, Helen
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University of Hawai‘i Press
Center for Pacific Islands Studies
Abstract
Tonga is one of only a few nations yet to ratify the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW). In early 2015, when the government announced its plans for ratification, there were widespread protests, particularly
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Tonga, CEDAW, gender, government, equality
Citation
Lee, H. 2017. CEDAW Smokescreens: Gender Politics in Contemporary Tonga. The Contemporary Pacific 29 (1): 66-90.
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