Mozambique, Cote d’Ivoire make legal strides for women and children’s rights

Marriage law reforms address inequality and discrimination  Written by Susie Berya, Global Voices In July 2019, Mozambique and Cote d’Ivoire became the latest countries in sub-Saharan Africa to strengthen laws to empower girls and women. Mozambique passed a law to criminalize child marriages. Cote d’Ivoire pushed for gender equality by amending a marriage law that…