Decisions of the Twenty-fourth Session : . 27/11/2001.
Convention Abbreviation: CEDAW
Decisions of the Twenty-fourth Session
Decision 24/I : Rules of procedure of the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
The Committee decided to adopt its rules of procedure, contained in document CEDAW/C/ROP.
Decision 24/II : Gender and racial discrimination
The Committee decided to adopt a statement on gender and racial discrimination, to be forwarded to the Preparatory Committee for the World Conference against Racism, Racial Discrimination, Xenophobia and Related Intolerance at its second session, to be held at Geneva from 21 May to 1 June 2001 (see para. 384 below). It also decided, subject to the availability of resources, to nominate the Chairperson and two other Committee members, as well as the two members resident in South Africa, to attend, on its behalf, the World Conference against Racism, Racial Discrimination, Xenophobia and Related Intolerance, to be held at Durban, South Africa, from 31 August to 7 September 2001.
Decision 24/III : Links with the Commission on the Status of Women
The Committee decided to develop closer links with the Commission on the Status of Women. In that regard, it drew attention to the willingness of members of the Committee to serve as experts in expert group meetings convened to prepare for sessions of the Commission and as panellists during Commission sessions.