Vol. 4, Issue 2 (2018)
Women’s human rights: International bill of human rights
Author(s): Radhe Shyam
Abstract: Women’s right is human rights. International Bill of Human Rights is the milestone, not only in the field of human rights but also in the field of women’s human rights. UDHR is known to be the cornerstone of human rights. It is non-binding Declaration which is adopted by United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in 1948. On the other hand ICCPR and ICESR are legally binding Conventions adopted by UNGA in 1966. Present paper critically analyses the issues raised by State Parties (India and Bangladesh), concerning with the women’s, in the negotiation of draft preparation of UDHR as well as women’s rights finally took shape in the UDHR, ICCPR and ICESCR.