Tunisia Gender Equality: National Assembly Approves Constitutional Article Giving Women Equal Rights

January 7, 2014   // 0 Comments

www.dailylife.com.au Agence France Presse Tunis — Tunisia voted Monday to enshrine gender equality in its draft constitution, a key step towards safeguarding its relatively progressive laws on women's rights, with the ruling Islamists under pressure to compromise. "All male and female citizens have the same rights and duties. They are equal before the law without discrimination," states article 2...

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