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154 bylaws haunt women, 15 more to come

  • The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Sat, January 30 2010 | 12:53 pm

PREMIUM The government's tardy response to a recommendation to revoke 154 discriminative bylaws against women have paved the way for the deliberation of 15 new equally discriminative bylaws, the National Commission on Violence against Women (Komnas Perempuan) said Friday. The commission voiced the recommendation last year but the government has failed to act, Ninik Rahayu, a coordinator at the commis...