Violence Against Women in Egypt - un.orgShare on:
Empowerment and Aid project, ECWR has learned that women in Egypt are often subject ... laws prohibiting violence, and perpetration of violence by authorities ...
Egyptian Center for Women_s Rights.pdf
Women's Rights in the Aftermath of Egypt's Revolution
May 7, 2015 ... Since 1952, people in Egypt have looked at “women's rights” as a purely state ... some women's groups focus on the importance of these laws, ...
Egypt: MENA Gender Equality Profile - Unicef
EGYPT. MENA Gender Equality Profile. Status of Girls and Women in the ... Egyptian laws are primarily based on the French civil code and Islamic law (Shari 'a).
Egyptian Women's Charter - UN Women
PARTNERS IN THE REVOLUTION. Egyptian women constitute half of Egypt. They have ... main squares of Egypt, they spent ... Women graduates of law schools.
Violence against women in Egypt - Saferworld
Jun 1, 2015 ... 3 Tackling violence against women in Egypt: Beyond the VAW unit 12 .... obliged to ensure that they fully utilise laws against assault, ...
Egypt's Laws of Personal Status - JStor
Most Egyptian women were alarmed by the Court's decision, because it meant a return to the 1929 law of personal status, a law most unfavorable to women and ...
legal summary - ESD Project
In addition to maternity leave, a woman who works in a facility that employs ... women. (Egyptian Penal Code, Law No. 58 of 1937; CEDAW). In cases of sexual ...
Egypt: Keeping Women Out
women enshrined in Egypt's laws cannot be ignored. Addressing ... against women in the public sphere in Egypt, conducted by FIDH, Nazra for Feminist Studies ...
Analysis of the New Constitution of Egypt - International Peace Institute
In regards to economic participation of women in Egypt, despite the fact that .... constitutional law; and finally the constitution of the last 40 years of Egyptian ...
Egypt (PDF) - Freedom House
Over the past decade, women in Egypt have made great strides in address- .... While many of the country's policies and laws ensure women's equal-.
Egypt (ENG) - United Nations Economic Commission for Africa
political and public life albeit women being a key partner in the Egyptian revolution. .... In 2011, the National Council for women has prepared a draft law to.
World Bank's Women Business and the Law 2016
enhance global understanding of laws that affect women's economic opportunities. The data ..... Personal Status Law of the Arab Republic of Egypt, a married.
Divorced from Justice - Human Rights Watch
Divorced from Justice: Women's Unequal Access to Divorce in Egypt ..... Egypt's divorce laws discriminate against women in the procedures they impose and in.
advancing egyptian society by - Population Reference Bureau
The vast majority of Egyptian girls undergo female genital cutting and many are married before age 18, even though both practices are prohibited under the law.
Family Law Reforms and Women's Empowerment: Family Courts in
Draft Paper – Do Not Cite without Author's Permission. Family Law Reforms and Women's Empowerment: Family Courts in. Egypt. Mulki Al-Sharmani.
Family Courts in Egypt: Pathway to Women's Empowerment
Social Research Center. Mulki Al-Sharmani [email protected] Recent Reforms in Personal Status. Laws and Women's Empowerment. "Family Courts in ...
The Impact of Legal Pluralism on Women's Status - UC Hastings
Jan 22, 2016 ... Brenda Oppermann, The Impact of Legal Pluralism on Women's Status: An Examination of Marriage Laws in Egypt, South Africa, and the.
Sexual Harassment in Egypt: A Neglected Crime - Institute for
laws and Women rights in Egypt. This paper first defines sexual harassment. Second, it briefly introduces sexual harassment in Egypt. Third, it examines the ...
lifting the egyptian veil: a constitutional road map to female marital
The legal status of Egyptian women, especially in the domestic arena, has ... examine both the constitutional dimensions of Egyptian divorce law, and how.
Article, Lifting the Egyptian Veil.pdf
Page 1 Domestic Violence: Global Responses, pp. 29-46 o, 2000
women were the catalyst for pro-womanists in Egypt to develop culturally specific ... agencies, a call for a more enlightened codification of Qur'anic law and the ...