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Iraq – Penal Code No. 111 of 1969

Article 41 of the Iraqi Penal Code No. 111 of 1969 gives a husband a legal right to punish his wife within certain limits prescribed by law or custom. Country: Iraq Law status: Discriminatory law in force Law Type: Domestic Violence Sex ...


6 ways to help make equality reality in the family

Gender equality in the family is the key to achieving gender equality across society. We must all redouble our efforts to make equality reality in our families, and around the world.  1. END LAWS THAT MEAN MOTHERS LOSE CUSTODY OF THEIR CHILDREN WHEN THEY ...