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Côte d’Ivoire Law Offers Battered Women Little Protection

July 19, 2012


ABIDJAN, Jul 19 2012 (IPS) – A shiver ran down Habiba Kanaté’s* spine when she read about a policeman shooting and killing his wife in Abidjan, the economic capital of Côte d’Ivoire. “That could have been me,” she said. IPS met the 28-year-old at a social centre in the south Abidjan neighbourhood of Treichville, one […]