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Norwegian gender researchers lead international project
Amidst tough competition, a team of Norwegian gender researchers received NOK 32 million ($4.7 million) from the European Union. They will research how the modern women's movement has contributed, challenged and altered how women and men participate in society.
Origin date: 23.02.2006
Human Rights and Gender Relations in Postcolonial Africa: Options and Limits for the Subjects of Legal Pluralism
To comply with international human rights standards, many African governments are gradually replacing their gender-specific and family-based customary and religious laws with new legislation molded on an individualistic, equal-status ideal. Judicial reforms and legal outreach programs that set out to make the new law accessible to local communities have been launched.
Origin date: 28.04.2004