Laws from around the world

Compilation of Gender Equality & Domestic Violence Laws from around the World


tinyglobe Rangita de Silva-de Alwis, SJD, the Senior Advisor on International Programs at the Wellesley Centers for Women, has conducted research and has provided technical assistance to global partners on gender equality laws and domestic violence laws from around the world. Available for download are a number of materials from the compilation (in English translation). These laws will serve as a rich resource for gender-based law reform initiatives.