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Tunisia looks at equal inheritance between men and women

Tunisia looks at equal inheritance between men and women
 
Conference on inheritance in Tunis, Tunisia Rfi / Alessandra Bajec

A long-awaited bill in Tunisia allowing men and women to inherit in equal parts is currently being debated by parliament.

If passed, the proposed new law would make Tunisia the first Arab country to legislate on a taboo question which is said to be regulated in the Quran.

Click on "Play" above to listen to Alessandra Bajec's reports from Tunis.


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