Sulema Jahangir

Age of consent

Age of consent

The Child Marriage Restraint Act has been toothless for decades.

Updated Jul 07, 2020 09:53am
Forced conversions

Forced conversions

The laws applicable to the rights of religious minorities have shifted from being neutral to blatantly discriminatory.

Updated Apr 12, 2020 08:21am
An unequal partnership

An unequal partnership

Several Muslim countries are recognising women’s non-financial contributions to a marriage.

Published Mar 02, 2020 06:50am
Are public hangings the answer?

Are public hangings the answer?

The lack of priority accorded to children makes it easier to resort to rhetoric than actual work.

Published Feb 17, 2020 07:01am
Disposable women

Disposable women

In most countries, policies to empower ethnic minority women are the last on the agenda.

Updated Jan 27, 2020 07:36am