Full citation: Euphrasia, A. (2015). “Delivering on Women Farmers’ Rights.” – This policy brief discusses the reasons that the situation for women smallholder farmers across Africa has not changed much in the past decade. It identifies four main barriers to women smallholder farmers’ participation: women’s access to and control of land; unpaid care work (childcare, […]
An Act to make provision for marriage, divorce and family relations between spouses and between unmarried couples, their welfare and maintenance, and that of their children; and for connected matters.
(GG 5744) brought into force on 30 January 2019 by GN 4/2019 (GG 6829) The Act is amended by the Combating of Trafficking in Persons Act 1 of 2018 (GG 6562). However, that amending Act has not yet been brought into force, so the amendments made by it are not reflected here.
Full citation: Roy, S. (2015). Empowering women? Inheritance rights, female education and dowry payments in India. Journal of Development Economics 114: 233-51.