2016 Food policy

Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women, Recommendation for Philippines, par. 44 (a) (2016)

Text of the recommendation

44. With reference to its general recommendation No. 34, the Committee recommends that the State party:

(a) Ensure that rural women have access to adequate food, nutrition, water and sanitation, taking into account international human rights standards on such rights.


Comittee on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women, Concluding observations on the combined seventh and eighth periodic reports of the Philippines, CEDAW/C/PHL/CO/7-8 (2016). Par. 44 (a). Available at: https://tbinternet.ohchr.org/_layouts/15/treatybodyexternal/Download.aspx?symbolno=CEDAW%2FC%2FPHL%2FCO%2F7-8&Lang=en