The Sindh Child Marriage Restraint Act 2013
The Sindh Assembly is the first assembly in Pakistan where a a bill of this kind is passed. According to “The Sindh Child Marriage Restraint Act 2013”, in cases of underage marriage the Bride, Groom and parents can all be sentenced to three years in prison
What is Women’s right to divorce in Pakistan: a rarely used provision on NikahNama
Pakistan is slowly but steadily moving towards pro-female legislation but question of the day is that who and how will we educate our women about their legal rights. For example, Muslim women in Pakistan can have right to divorce their husbands on column 18 of their
PROTECTION AGAINST HARASSMENT OF WOMEN AT THE WORKPLACE ACT, 2010
The Federal Government introduced the Protection Against Harassment of Women at the Workplace Act, 2010 (the Act ) for protection of women from harassment at the workplace, and requiring every organization to adopt the Code of Conduct prescribed under the Act.