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Accession to the African Human and People's Rights Charter Proclamation No. 114/1998
Ethiopia, Ministry of justice
A proclamation to provide for accession to the African Charter on human and peoples’ rights.
Ethiopia • 1998 • Gender and Human Rights
Revised Family Code Proclamation No. 213/2000
This document discusses marriage and the effects of violations of essential conditions of marriage.
Ethiopia • 2000 • Gender and Human Rights
National Action Plan for Gender Equality (NAP-GE) (2006-2010)
Ethiopia, Ministry of Women Affairs
Gender equality is intertwined in every fabric of a country’s economy. It surfaces at every effort geared towards economic development. The plan notes that activities charged at sustainable development will have setbacks without addressing gender equality issues. The NAP-GE works towards being the tool for the promotion of gender-equitable development. It works towards attaining both national and international gender equality targets, as enshrined in the MDGs and the Ethiopian constitution.
Ethiopia • 2006 • Gender and Human Rights
Ethiopian Women's Development Fund Establishment Proclamation
Council of Ministers/Council of Ministers, Ethiopia
The proclamation provides the necessary support to facilitate the organization of women with low living standards in income-generating endeavours, to alleviate their general living conditions. The proclamation thus establishes the Ethiopian Women’s Development Fund as a federal government body having its legal personality. The Fund shall be accountable to the Prime Minister. It highlights the various objectives of the fund, the powers and duties, structure, and central organs, among others.
Ethiopia • 2001 • Gender and Human Rights
Marriage Act, 2000
This is Act specifying the provisions for the solemnization and registration of marriages including registration of customary, Muslim, Hindu and other religious marriages and for other related matters.
Botswana • 2000 • Gender and Human Rights
Transgender Rights in Botswana
This document highlights the transgender rights as allowed under the Constitution of Botswana.
Botswana • • Gender and Human Rights
Abolition of Marital Power ACT, 2005
This is an Act specifying the provisions for the abolition of marital power, to amend the property law of marriages, to provide for the domicile of married women, to provide for the domicile and guardianship of minor children and for all other related matters.
Botswana • 2005 • Gender and Human Rights
Domestic Violence Act, 2008
This is an Act specifying the necessary provisions to protect survivors of domestic violence and for all other incidental matters.
Botswana • 2008 • Gender and Human Rights