Violation of Women ’ s Rights by Harmful Traditional Practices

  title={Violation of Women ’ s Rights by Harmful Traditional Practices},
  author={Newman Wadesango and Symphorosa Rembe and Owence Chabaya}
This article reviews harmful traditional and cultural practices which lead to violation of women’ s rights in SADC region and measures taken by the Member States to address them. It is based on secondary data collected through review of studies, reports, policy documents and surveys from various data sets from national, regional and international organisations. Traditional and cultural practices investigated include female genital mutilation, child marriage, marriage by abduction and virginity… CONTINUE READING
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