publication . Article . 2014

The Legal Position and Factual Situation of Women Participation to Inheritance in Kosovo

LL.M. Egzonis Hajdari;
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Jun 2014 Journal: ILIRIA International Review (issn: 2192-7081, eissn: 2365-8592, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Felix-Verlag
Abstract
The right to inheritance represents one of the basic human rights. As such this right is regulated by the law. The Law on Inheritance in Kosovo regulates substantially, all the issues related to inheritance. In this context, this Law contains numerous rules that proclaim full equality of women with men to inheritance. Regardless of equality proclaimed by law practical reality of life indicates a different situation. This reality proves that women participation to inheritance nevertheless is very small. The reasons for this situation are numerous and diverse, but mostly they have to deal with the still existence in people's conscience of many customary rules,...
Subjects
free text keywords: Kosovo, Inheritance, Women, Law, Will, History (General) and history of Europe, D, Political science, J
Powered by OpenAIRE Open Research Graph
Any information missing or wrong?Report an Issue