Some women can now own property

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Droits des femmes ; propriété

Récréation dans une cour d’école à Hlatikulu, région de Shiselweni, Royaume du Swaziland (26°58’S – 31°19’E) © Yann Arthus-Bertrand

The High Court of Swaziland ruled on 23 February 2010 that some married women will be allowed to register property in their own name. It has been five years since the new Constitution granted women equal status, after centuries of being classified and treated as minors.

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