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Equal Rights in Food: An Ongoing Discrimination Against Women

Equal Rights in Food: An Ongoing Discrimination Against Women | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it

Equal Rights in Food: Eliminate legal discrimination against women to advance food security and nutrition
In societies where there is a high degree of gender inequality, there is also a significantly higher proportion of undernourishment among women and girls.
In order to effectively tackle food insecurity, it is necessary to address gender inequality more broadly, particularly the discriminatory policies, laws and social norms that prevent women and girls from participating in society on an equal basis.

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In a Fight for Land, a Women’s Movement Shakes Morocco

In a Fight for Land, a Women’s Movement Shakes Morocco | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it

A grass-roots organization is seeking to protect tribal lands and gain equal ownership rights in a country where, by law, women inherit less than men. 

In a Fight for Land, a Women’s Movement Shakes Morocco - The New York Times

“This is really the first movement that is shaking the patriarchal foundation of the society,”

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