Author Profile: Aisha Davis

Balancing Customary Law and Gender Equality in Land Rights: Mmusi and Others v. Ramantele and Another

Dec 21, 2012 in Kenya , Women's Land Rights

In a number of African countries, customary inheritance law is on trial. This “sea change” toward gender equality in southern Africa can be seen in Namibia, Lesotho, and most recently, Botswana. “Courts in the region… are stepping up the challenge (of women’s) …
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