(Ms) Mei-Nu Yu
- Degree: LLB, LLM;
Field of Achievement: Lawyer & Educationist
Date of Birth: January 29, 1955.
Place of Birth: Chung-Hua;
Name of Spouse: Jui-Ming Huang
No. of Children: one son and two daughter.
Education: National Taiwan Univ; Attorney-at-Law 1982-;
Career: Lecturer, Soochow Univ 1993-; Vice-Gen Secy, Chinese Soc of Comparative Law 1982- 83; Arbitrator, Commercial Arbitration Asscn of Republic of China 1989; Director, International Federation of Women Lawyers 1992-; Commissioner: Women’s Right Advocating Com, Taipei City Govt 1995-2000, Com on Preventing Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Against Women, Taipei City Govt 1997-2000, Women’s Right Advocating Com, Exec Yuan 2001-05, 2007-09; Chairperson: Equal Employment Bill Com 1987-90, Family Law Amendment Com 1990-95, Awakening Foundation 1993-; Founding President, National Alliance of Taiwan Women’s Asscns 2001-04; Member, Advisory Group on Human Rights of the Office of the President 2000-06;
Publication: The International Legislation of Negotiable Instrument from the International Trade Perspective; Women & Law; Observing the Progress of Gender Equality through Legal Reforms in Taiwan (2002), From Gender Mainstreaming to Realization of Gender Equality (2005), Empowering Women’s Participation in Public Affairs (2006);
Address (Office): Yu & Associates Law Office, 11th Floor, 26 Chung Cheng Road, Sec. 2, Shihlin, Taipei 111, Taiwan.