News

5/8/2004
A new family code in Morocco, known as the Mudawana, is having differing effects on women's rights in the Islamic kingdom and the disputed territory of Western Sahara, which falls under Moroccan rule.
4/8/2004
Recent workshops conducted by WLP’s partners in Morocco and Nigeria have led to a number of new initiatives for women’s rights advocacy and conflict resolution.
4/8/2004
A group of Muslims in Tamil Nadu is set to build the world's first women's-only mosque.
3/8/2004
The Commission on the Status of Women had reviewed the Citizenship Act, and recommended that the language should be changed from being exclusively male.
2/8/2004
Antichoice group violates election law with ad in conservative weekly.
30/7/2004
The Women's Learning Partnership (WLP) announce a Hausa Edition of their leadership handbook.
29/7/2004
On June 30 this year, the Strasbourg-based European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) in Leyla Sahin v. Turkey unanimously ruled that the university’s headscarf ban did not infringe the European Convention on Human Rights.
28/7/2004
The draft bill has been submitted to the parliamentarian committee for discussion and then for submission for approval by the president.
27/7/2004
A presentation from the Asia Pacific NGO Forum of Beijing +10.
26/7/2004
Presentation from the Asia Pacific NGO Forum of Beijing +10.