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Latest items for D R Congo

Sept. 1, 2017, 9:15 p.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: LO-SCALE-3

4.0
Sept. 1, 2017, 8:51 p.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: LO-SCALE-2

2.0
Sept. 1, 2017, 10:26 a.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: LO-SCALE-1

2.0
Aug. 31, 2017, 12:04 p.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: LRCM-LAW-2

"The law neither mentions sexual violence in marriage nor prohibits spousal rape" (p 261)
Aug. 31, 2017, 11:57 a.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: LRCM-LAW-2

"100 per cent of women participants in one zone reported having experienced domestic violence, which included being beaten while pregnant (July 2002, 17). Half of respondents reported having experienced marital rape" (p 1)
Aug. 31, 2017, 11:55 a.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: LRCM-LAW-2

"'Marital rape is not a crime. The Hudood Ordinances abolished punishment for raping one's wife. However, the Commission of Inquiry for women has recommended reinstating penalties for marital rape'" (32)
Aug. 29, 2017, 3:07 p.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: LO-PRACTICE-1

“By law, the right to land concessions can be given to men and women without distinction but traditional attitudes and customs that discriminate against women remain strong in this area...Similarly, as [DR] Congolese wives cannot sign any legal acts without the authorisation of their husbands, they have virtually no access to bank loans and bank accounts" (213)
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: INFIB-SCALE-1

4
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: DACH-SCALE-1

4.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: AFE-SCALE-1

4.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: DACH-SCALE-1

4.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: DACH-SCALE-2

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: BR-SCALE-1

4.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-4

10.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: MARR-SCALE-3

8.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: INFIB-SCALE-1

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: GP-SCALE-1

4.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: PW-SCALE-1

3.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: MARR-SCALE-1

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: ABO-SCALE-1

3.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: MARR-SCALE-2

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: MARR-SCALE-2

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: ATC-SCALE-1

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: CONST-SCALE-1

2.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: ATC-SCALE-2

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-5

4.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: TRAFF-SCALE-1

4.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-3

3.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: MURDER-SCALE-1

2.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: D R Congo
Variables: IIP-SCALE-1

2.0