Anti-homosexual harassment and violence are now often described as “hate” crimes perpetrated by homophobic offenders who act on an extreme and irrational contempt for the sexual identity of victims.

To be sure, many further reforms in that area are necessary. However, the reforms in family law by themselves will not suffice to achieve the legal transformation of women’s status. In order to overcome human rights violations and discrimination against women, it is also evident that other areas of law, particularly penal or criminal codes, require re-evaluation and reform, as they continue to legitimize violations of women’s human rights in both the private and public spheres. Here you are going to find information about the topics of rape, minors, abortion, sexual abuse and harrasement, homosexuality, sex work, trafficking in Women, etc.

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