The draft constitution: What is in store for Swazi women?

Date: June 27, 2016
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This publication looks at what a constitution is, and at Swazi women and the draft constitution. There are concerns about some aspects such as the king placing himself above the constitution  and potential conflict between the common law and Swazi customary law. It examines property rights of spouses and women’s participation in decision making. Customary law is also defined.

Author: Women and Law in Southern Africa
ISBN: 0-7978-25169
Publisher: WILSA and Researchg and Education Trust - Swaziland
Classification Number: Swaziland NGO publications