Iraqi women's rights

Peace Corps Online: Directory: Namibia: Special: Namibia RPCV Fern Holland put her life on the line for Iraqi Women: April 1, 2004 - Christian Science Monitor: After an advocate's killing, Iraqi women try to stay course : Iraqi women's rights

By Ken Rustad Bolivia 62-64 ( on Monday, April 12, 2004 - 10:40 pm: Edit Post

Ulimately, it will be up to Iraqi women to define how their rights should be spelled out. Copying constititutions based on North American viewpoints has not been a smooth process in Latin America. Latin Americans have made some interesting innovations of their own. Sometimes they are more in tune with political reality. Sometimes they are not. It is how Iraqi women carry on that will honor Fern Holland in Iraq.

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