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CEDAW for Change Institute – Oxford, United Kingdom
June 1 – 6, 2020
June 1 – 6, 2020 (+ online learning program)
Oxford, United Kingdom
This intensive capacity-building institute focusses on feminist activist approaches to CEDAW, the UN Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women, alongside complementary international and regional human rights frameworks and mechanisms to support strategic advocacy and leadership capacities amongst women’s human rights defenders. Innovative approaches to combatting intersectional discrimination against women in a context of backlash and processes to support cross-movement and cross-regional alliances will be explored with international women’s human rights defenders and leaders. Join us!
The CEDAW for Change Institute is facilitated by a team of international women’s human rights experts:
To be considered for the program, you must first submit an online application. Once your application has been reviewed, we will be in touch. If you have reasonable grounds to request a discount, please see the details below. The online application form is available here:
General application form: http://learnwhr.org/
Eurasian Fellowship application form is here: http://learnwhr.org/eurasian-fellowship-app/
Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis, but decisions will be made during specific time windows, until the course is full. You can expect to hear back about your application on the following schedule:
First round of acceptances: December 1st
Second round of acceptances: January 10th
Third round of acceptances: Feb 10th
Fellowships and scholarships will have a single deadline, please find application here.
Note: Our first program at Oxford University in 2017 generated a lot of interest – we expect the program to fill up fairly quickly, so please plan accordingly.
For any additional questions about this program, please contact our Communications Officer, Juliana, at firstname.lastname@example.org