Overview of international human rights standards and other agreements and responses of the judicial system to violence against women.

@article{Carrillo2002OverviewOI,
  title={Overview of international human rights standards and other agreements and responses of the judicial system to violence against women.},
  author={Ricardo Carrillo},
  journal={International journal of gynaecology and obstetrics: the official organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics},
  year={2002},
  volume={78 Suppl 1},
  pages={S15-20}
}
This paper describes how violence against women has become part of the United Nations agenda. It focuses on violence as a human rights issue, analyzing the mechanisms and agreements relevant to addressing it. It also looks at implementation at a national level, focusing on national legislation and responses of the judicial system.