Where do laws protect women’s rights?

IMPOWR hosts information regarding laws and their implementation affecting women’s rights. Its goals are to provide guidance on which areas of the world need legal reform and to empower women to spark the change that is necessary to reach global gender equality.

Current News

September 12, 2016: Aruba: Same-Sex Partnerships Recognized by Law
September 3, 2016: Egypt: New Law Enhancing the Penalties for FGM Approved by Parliament
May 26, 2016: China: Maternity Leave Further Extended by Provinces
May 2, 2016: France: New Law to Punish Prostitution Clients