CEDAW Shadow Report on Algeria

Publication Author: 
International Women’s Human Rights Clinic and Women Living Under Muslim Laws
Date: 
1999
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24
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Submitted to the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW), this Shadow Report focuses on one of the central obstacles to women’s equality and advancement: the rise and ongoing threat of politicised, violent religious fundamentalism and its project to impose its particular view of Islam through the theocratization of the State and/or through violence and terror.