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Enemies of the state: Curbing women activists advocating rape reform in Sudan
(Journal of International Women's Studies vol. 18 no. 2, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017-01-01)
Sudanese women activists launched a legal campaign in 2009 calling attention to how the country’s Sharia based Criminal Act of 1991 produced impunity for sexual assault in the Darfur conflict. After years of mobilization, ...
Ethiopian state support to insurgency in Southern Sudan from 1962 to 1983: local, regional and global connections
(Journal of Eastern African Studies vol. 8 no. 4, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2014-09-01)
During the 1960s and 1970s, the Government of Ethiopia supplied Southern Sudanese insurgents with arms, training and political support. This support has been explained as retribution for Sudanese aid to Eritrean rebels ...
Nye utfordringer til islamsk feminisme: Kvinneaktivismens mange ansikter i Sudan og Iran
(Tidsskrift for kjønnsforskning vol. 4 no. 4, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2011-09-01)
Flere tiår med islamisering i Sudan og Iran har resultert i en fremvekst av islamsk feminisme. På samme tid fremstår kvinneaktivismen i de to landene fremdeles som mangfoldig og innbefatter både islamsk og sekulær feminisme, ...
The Women's Quota in Conflict Ridden Sudan: Ideological Battles for and against Gender Equality
(Women's Studies International Forum vol. Volume 41 no. Part 2, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2013-01-01)
This article explores women's substantive representation in Sudan's National Assembly. It examines the extent to which female legislators in the National Assembly represent women's interests, paying special attention to ...
Counter-mobilization against child marriage reform in Africa
(Political StudiesPolitical Studies, first published online: December 1, 2017 vol. 66 no. 4, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018-10-01)
Legislating a minimum age of marriage at 18 has stirred counter-mobilization in some, but not all, countries where religious or traditional institutions enjoy constitutional authority. To explore differences between states ...