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Follow-up Mechanism to the Belém do Pará Convention (MESECVI)

MESECVI is a systematic and permanent multilateral evaluation methodology that is based on exchange and technical cooperation between the States Party to the Convention and a Committee of Experts.
publication date: 
Feb 9, 2004

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Landmark Documents

Committee of Experts of the Follow-up Mechanism to the Belém do Pará Convention (MESECVI): Declaration on Femicide | OAS

In 2008, the Committee of Experts of the MESECVI adopted this Declaration on Feminicide, which frames it as the gravest form of discrimination and violence against women.
publication date: 
Aug 15, 2008

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