Madhu Mehra is a lawyer, a founding member and Executive Director of Partners for Law in Development, a resource group on women’s rights in India. Her fields of expertise are: CEDAW and international human rights law; feminist legal perspectives relating to women’s rights in areas of family, culture, sexuality and violence against women. Over the last 20 years, her work has spanned contexts in India, South Asia and the Asia Pacific, in programming, training, research, and policy advocacy. She has engaged with the UN human rights system, through treaty body and special mechanisms, as well as the UPR.
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