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APO: UN Human Rights chief warmly welcomes move towards equal inheritance rights for women in Tunisia

APO: UN Human Rights chief warmly welcomes move towards equal inheritance rights for women in Tunisia Download logo 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
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