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Latest items for IAW-LAW-1

April 19, 2019, 3:46 p.m.
Countries: Madagascar
Variables: IAW-LAW-1

Female and male surviving spouses have equal inheritance rights in Madagascar (109).
April 19, 2019, 3:46 p.m.
Countries: Macedonia
Variables: IAW-LAW-1

Female and male surviving spouses have equal inheritance rights in Macedonia (108).
April 19, 2019, 3:45 p.m.
Countries: Luxembourg
Variables: IAW-LAW-1

Female and male surviving spouses have equal inheritance rights in Luxembourg (108).
April 19, 2019, 3:45 p.m.
Countries: Lithuania
Variables: IAW-LAW-1

Female and male surviving spouses have equal inheritance rights in Lithuania (107).
April 19, 2019, 8:07 a.m.
Countries: Togo
Variables: IAW-LAW-1

Female and male surviving spouses have equal inheritance rights in Togo (144).
April 19, 2019, 7:24 a.m.
Countries: Tunisia
Variables: IAW-LAW-1

Female and male surviving spouses do not have equal inheritance rights in Tunisia (145).
April 18, 2019, 5:12 p.m.
Countries: Libya
Variables: IAW-LAW-1

Female and male surviving spouses do not have equal inheritance rights in Libya (107).
April 18, 2019, 5:11 p.m.
Countries: Liberia
Variables: IAW-LAW-1

Female and male surviving spouses have equal inheritance rights in Liberia (106).
April 18, 2019, 5:11 p.m.
Countries: Lesotho
Variables: IAW-LAW-1

Female and male surviving spouses have equal inheritance rights in Lesotho (106).
April 18, 2019, 5:10 p.m.
Countries: Lebanon
Variables: IAW-LAW-1

Female and male surviving spouses do not have equal inheritance rights in Lebanon (105).
April 18, 2019, 5:10 p.m.
Countries: Latvia
Variables: IAW-LAW-1

Female and male surviving spouses have equal inheritance rights in Latvia (105).
April 18, 2019, 5:10 p.m.
Countries: Laos
Variables: IAW-LAW-1

Female and male surviving spouses have equal inheritance rights in Laos (104).
April 18, 2019, 5:09 p.m.
Countries: Kyrgyzstan
Variables: IAW-LAW-1

Female and male surviving spouses have equal inheritance rights in Kyrgyzstan (104).
April 18, 2019, 5:09 p.m.
Countries: Kuwait
Variables: IAW-LAW-1

Female and male surviving spouses do not have equal inheritance rights in Kuwait (103).
April 18, 2019, 5:09 p.m.
Countries: Kosovo
Variables: IAW-LAW-1

Female and male surviving spouses have equal inheritance rights in Kosovo (103).
April 18, 2019, 5:08 p.m.
Countries: Kenya
Variables: IAW-LAW-1

Female and male surviving spouses do not have equal inheritance rights in Kenya (101).
April 18, 2019, 5:07 p.m.
Countries: Kazakhstan
Variables: IAW-LAW-1

Female and male surviving spouses do not have equal inheritance rights in Kazakhstan (101).
April 18, 2019, 8:19 a.m.
Countries: Trinidad/Tobago
Variables: IAW-LAW-1

Female and male surviving spouses have equal inheritance rights in Trinidad and Tobago (145).
April 17, 2019, 12:16 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: IAW-LAW-1

Female and male surviving spouses do not have equal inheritance rights in Uganda (146).
April 17, 2019, 12:15 p.m.
Countries: Turkey
Variables: IAW-LAW-1

Female and male surviving spouses have equal inheritance rights in Turkey (146).
April 17, 2019, 6:10 a.m.
Countries: United Arab Emirates
Variables: IAW-LAW-1

Female and male surviving spouses do not have equal inheritance rights in UAE (147).
April 17, 2019, 5:47 a.m.
Countries: Ukraine
Variables: IAW-LAW-1

Female and male surviving spouses have equal inheritance rights in Ukraine (147).
April 12, 2019, 7:56 p.m.
Countries: China
Variables: ERBG-PRACTICE-3, LO-LAW-1, ATDW-LAW-1, IAW-LAW-1

"[Hong Kong] According to gender-rights activists and public policy analysts, while the law treats men and women equally in terms of property rights in divorce settlements and inheritance matters, women faced discrimination in employment, salary, welfare, inheritance, and promotion (see section 7.d.)" (page 114).
April 12, 2019, 8:08 a.m.
Countries: United States
Variables: IAW-LAW-1

Female and male surviving spouses have equal inheritance rights in the United States (148).
April 11, 2019, 11:47 p.m.
Countries: Cote D'Ivoire
Variables: IAW-LAW-1

"Under the law on succession, women inherit from the spouse" (35).
April 11, 2019, 9:57 a.m.
Countries: United Kingdom
Variables: IAW-LAW-1

Female and male surviving spouses have equal inheritance rights in the United Kngdom (148).
April 10, 2019, 3:30 p.m.
Countries: Uzbekistan
Variables: IAW-LAW-1

Female and male surviving spouses have equal inheritance rights in Uzbekistan (149).
April 10, 2019, 2:57 p.m.
Countries: Uruguay
Variables: IAW-LAW-1

Female and male surviving spouses have equal inheritance rights in Uruguay (149).
April 9, 2019, 8:36 p.m.
Countries: Jordan
Variables: IAW-LAW-1

Female and male surviving spouses do not have equal inheritance rights in Jordan (100).
April 9, 2019, 8:35 p.m.
Countries: Japan
Variables: IAW-LAW-1

Female and male surviving spouses have equal inheritance rights in Japan (100).