Shadow reports to CEDAW on access to justice and legal aid

In 2016, the Equality and Human Rights Commission published a shadow follow-up report on access to justice and legal aid.

Legal aid reforms and women’s access to justice. Shadow Report to the UN Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women Follow-up procedure provides the UN Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW Committee) with information for its follow-up procedure on the 2013 concluding observation to the United Kingdom (UK) on legal aid and access to justice.

In June 2016, the Women’s Resource Centre published a CEDAW Shadow Report on Legal Aid Reforms and Women’s Access to Justice.