About Us

The Working Group on Ratification of the U.N. Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) is a group of 195 national non-governmental organizations engaged in outreach and education to achieve U.S. ratification of the Treaty for the Rights of Women.

Sarah Albert, CEDAW Working Group Co-Chair
9727 Shadow Oak Drive
Montgomery Village, MD 20886
Tel: 301/977-7156

email: sarah.albert@hotmail.com

Alexandra Arriaga, CEDAW Working Group Co-Chair
Associate Deputy Executive Director for Advocacy and
Director of Government Relations
Amnesty International USA
600 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
5th Floor
Washington, DC 20003
Tel: 202/544-0200 x235
Fax: 202/546-7142
e-mail: aarriaga@aiusa.org

The National Committee on the United Nations Convention on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women is based in Los Angeles and has been working since 1980 on U.S. ratification.

Billie Heller, Chair
National Committee on the United Nations Convention
on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women
520 North Camden Drive
Beverly Hills, CA 90210-3202
Tel: 310/271-8087

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