Why does legal aid matter? What are the main challenges that people face? What access for people living in rural areas and for women? What are the possible actions for the future? Civil society organizations representatives from Jordan, Lebanon and Morocco share their views.
By Paul Scott Prettitore*
Family Code Reforms Set Grounds for Gender Equality
In 2004, the Government of Morocco made major amendments to its Family Code, known as the Moudawana. These reforms addressed two key aspects of gender inequality. The first was that husbands and wives were... more