South Africa CEDAW Shadow Report


Sisonke South Africa submitted this shadow report in 2020 to the CEDAW committee as a complement to the fifth periodic report submitted by the South African government in October 2019.

Contents include:

  • Acknowledgements
  • Acronyms
  • Executive Summary
  • Article 2: Policy Measures to Eliminate Discrimination
  • Article 6: Trafficking and Exploitation of Prostitution
  • Article 11: Employment Practices and Labour
  • Article 12: Right to Health Care
  • Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic
  • Recommendations

You can download this 11-page report above. It is available in English.