January 13, 2006
Women's Rights, African Customs
In some African Countries, women's rights laws have been passed. But at the same time, they often go unenforced. The issue of ending such culturally-embedded practices as virginity-testing and genital mutilation is the focus of the piece below.
via New York Times - Women's Rights Laws and African Customs Clash
Posted by Russell at January 13, 2006 11:40 AM