APO: UN Human Rights chief warmly welcomes move towards equal inheritance rights for women in Tunisia
UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet on Tuesday said the Tunisian Cabinet’s approval of a draft law that provides for equal inheritance rights for women is a significant step towards gender equality in the country, and sets an example for the region.
The Council of Ministers in Tunisia on Friday decided to send a draft law to parliament that would give male and female heirs equality, unless the deceased person had registered an explicit objection before a bailiff ...
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Added November 27, 2018