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2011-10-14_Final_Shadow_Report_to_CAT

2011-10-14_Final_Shadow_Report_to_CAT

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While it is difficult to determine the exact prevalence of domestic violence throughout Morocco, statistics that are available demonstrate that domestic violence is a widespread problem. A 2011 national study on the prevalence of violence against women found that 62.8% of women in Morocco of ages 18-64...
Paralegal Toolkit on Improving Women

Paralegal Toolkit on Improving Women's Access to Justice in Northern Nigeria - English Version

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Access to justice is an essential component of protecting and enforcing human rights. Vulnerable groups in particular are more susceptible to human rights abuses where they do not have adequate access to justice mechanisms. As such, Global Rights commenced a paralegal program in Northern Nigeria to...
Final TWG_Report

Final TWG_Report

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R e f o r m i n g Marriage Contract Procedures to Promote Women’s Human RightsThematic Working Group Recommendations from Morocco and Algeria ...
Living with Violence Afghan

Living with Violence Afghan

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Global Rights’ Living with Violence: A National Report on Domestic Abuse in Afghanistan (the Report)presents the findings of surveys on domestic violence conducted with women in 4,700 households in 16provinces1 located across Afghanistan in 2006.2 The research is unique in many respects. It is the...
NGO_Violence_against_Women_Bill_Key_Provisions

NGO_Violence_against_Women_Bill_Key_Provisions

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NGO-Drafted Bill on Violence against Women in MoroccoKey Provisions (English) ...