Double Standards: Women's Property Rights Violations in Kenya PDF Print E-mail

TITLE: Double Standards: Women’s Property Rights Violations in Kenya
AUTHOR: J. Walsh
DATE: 2003
PUBLISHER: Human Rights Watch

Throughout sub-Saharan Africa, women’s rights to own, inherit, and control property are under constant attack from discriminatory laws and customs. These violations perpetuate women’s inequality, undermine the fight against HIV/AIDS, and doom development efforts. This report documents women’s property rights abuses in Kenya, where the raging HIV/AIDS epidemic magnifies the devastation of property rights violations.


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