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Family Law Reform Workshops Underway in 11 Countries

February 7, 2017

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WLP partner organizations and affiliated civil-society groups from 11 countries are holding workshops on family law reform throughout early 2017. The content of these trainings will be based on research from case studies commissioned for WLP’s new global initiative, Family Law Reform to Challenge Gender-based Violence. 

A Report from the Ground in Gaza and a Call for Peace

July 11, 2014

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Since July 7, over 500 people – over 100 of those children – have been killed in Gaza. Over 3,000 Palestinians have been injured. Thousands of children are experiencing what it is like to be bombarded; thousands of families are now without shelter.

WLP Palestine Hosts Press Conference on Honor Killings that Leads President Abbas to Take Action

November 9, 2012

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WATC General Director Soraida Hussein Speaks Out Against Honor Killings

In August, the Women’s Affairs Technical Committee (WATC), WLP’s partner in Palestine, organized a three-day press conference to speak out against honor killings. Since January alone, 11 women have been killed in the name of honor.

Post-Revolution, Egypt Establishes the Right of Women Married to Palestinians to Pass Nationality to Children

The Ministries of Interior and Foreign Affairs have issued a decree allowing Egyptian women married to Palestinian men to transmit their nationality to their children. Since the reform of the nationality law in 2004, Egyptian women married to Palestinian men have been excluded from this reform, and in many cases, have had to resort to the judiciary.

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