Policy Paper 2 – Matrimonial Property Rights and International Human Rights Frameworks
About This Resource
As part of the Campaign for Justice, Musawah worked in collaboration with Legal Aid Society Pakistan on a national level initiative on women’s rights to matrimonial property (WRMP). As part of the collaboration, Musawah developed two policy papers for Pakistani practitioners on this topic.
Paper 2 on Matrimonial Property Rights in Muslim Family Laws and International Human Rights Frameworks focuses on using the international human rights frameworks to advocate for the necessity of an egalitarian matrimonial property regime in Pakistan and make the case for matrimonial property rights of Muslim women living under Muslim family laws.