Widows, AIDS, Health and Human Rights in Africa PDF Print E-mail

AUTHOR: V. M.G. Von Struensee
DATE: 2004
PUBLISHER: Social Science Research Network (SSRN)

Widows in Tanzania, as in many other parts of the world, face discrimination on a regular basis. Such discrimination commonly destroys a woman's ability to live a life outside of poverty. This article addresses the importance of changing the customary legal rules relating to widows. Article can be accessed on-line here.