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Egyptian women count the cost of ‘pain killer’ divorce

03/10/2000 | Panos London

In Egypt a controversial new divorce law has just been passed. Some hope women will now be free to divorce. Others point out that poor women may not be able to afford them.

Zimbabwe in reverse gear as court ends women’s rights

10/31/1999 | Panos London

The Zimbabwe Supreme Court has shocked equal rights campaigners by relegating African women to the status of 'junior males' within the family.

At the desert’s edge

02/12/1991 | Panos London

Exploring the culture, history and environment of eight countries in Africa's Sahel region through the memories and recollections of its people.

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