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Project | Jan - Dec 2009
"Custom and Sharia in Family Conflicts. Case studies from Khyber Pakthunkwha Pakistan". Paper presented to The Shariah Workshop May 18-19 ,2009 ...
Pakistan, Gender, Plural Law
Journal Article | Jan 2003
Retorikk og realiteter. Kvinners erfaring med Sharia i Pakistan Karin Ask Babylon. Tidsskrift om Mi
Book Chapter | Nov 2014
Entre la Sharia y la CEDAW en Sudan: Mujeres islamistas negocian la equidad de género Liv Tønnessen
Event | 26 Nov 2009
This seminar will elaborate on the relationship between sharia and human rights. Is Islam compatible with human rights? What are the implications of the struggles of contemporary Islamic feminists and Muslim human rights activists on both the concept of sharia and human rights? What are the challenges and consequences?
Book Chapter | Jan 2013
This chapter explores how women’s rights and obligations are understood and negotiated within the context of an Islamic state in Sudan. It particularly ...
Project | Nov 2003 - Nov 2006
The report review steps taken by the Musharraf government to combat honour killings through an examination of legal reforms in the years between 2003- ...
Honur killings, Pakistani plural legal traditions, Jirga, Sharia courts, the Hudood Ordinance, and the Zina laws, Asia: Pakistan
Newspaper Op-Ed | Dec 2007
KVINNEFRIGJØRING. Jeg har liten tro på at krigen i Afghanistan vil bedre bedre kvinners situasjon, slik statsminister Jens Stoltenberg synes ...
Gendered Citizenship in Sudan: Competing Debates on Family Laws among Northern and Southern Elites in Khartoum
Journal Article | Nov 2008
In Sudan, family laws are formed and applied by the religious communities - Islamic, Christian and traditional African beliefs -creating a gendered citizenship ...
News | 27 Nov 2015
Legislation is a widely used tool for increasing the number of women in politics. But laws seeking to promote gender parity come short in facing the ‘sociological realities’ in Senegal, as the case of the holy city of Touba shows.
News | 9 Oct 2013
I dagens Aftenposten rapporteres det om den sudanske aktivisten Amira Osman Hamed som ble arrestert i august for å ha nektet å ta på seg hijab. Nå risikerer hun 40 piskeslag for «usømmelig eller umoralsk påkledning».
Journal Article | Jan 2017
Sudanese women activists launched a legal campaign in 2009 calling attention to how the country’s Sharia based Criminal Act of 1991 produced impunity ...
Women's movement, rape, legal reform, Islamic law, Sudan
Doctoral Thesis | Nov 2011
This thesis investigates the politics of competing Islamic gender ideologies in Sudan. Based on fieldwork conducted in greater Khartoum from 2006 through ...
Women’s Equal Rights and Islam in Sudanese Republican Thought: A Translation of Three Family Law Booklets from 1975, Produced and Circulated by the Republican Sisters
Sudan Working Paper | Aug 2015
This paper includes a translation of three booklets produced by the Sudanese Republican Sisters in commemoration of International Women’s Day in ...
Sudan, Republican Brothers, Islam, Women's rights, Family law
Journal Article | Aug 2018
Each year, 15 million girls are married before the age of 18. Sudan is among the African countries with a high prevalence of child marriage. In Sudan, ...
child marriage, religious counter-mobilization, legal reform, Sudan
Journal Article | Nov 2009
This study deals with the Muslim Brotherhoods’ reception of CEDAW (Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discriminations against Women) ...
Islamists, Human rights, CEDAW, Islamic Legislation, sharia, Jordan, Jordan
Family law reform in Sudan: competing claims for gender justice between sharia and women’s human rights
CMI Report | Dec 2017
This paper focuses on family law reform in Sudan-a country that has been in a state of perpetual conflict that stretches back long before its independence ...
human rights, women, family law, gender, Sudan
Event | 15 Mar 2011
We need dialog and negotiation, but we also need accountability and justice. Dr. Sima Samar gives the 2011 Christian Michelsen lecture.
CMI Report | Jan 1991
Denne studien undersøker islams forhold til menneskerettighetene og muligheten for en utvikling av islamsk tenkning til også å omfatte ...
Menneskerettigheter, Islam, Politisk teori, Politisk utvikling
CMI Report | Jan 2016
Saudi Arabia is often presented in Western media as the poster child of women’s oppression. It is the country where women are forced to cover their ...
Book | Nov 2009
I denna bok tar Roald upp det multikulturella Sveriges utmaningar - spänningar mellan assimilation och gruppers autonomi, mellan individens rättigheter ...