JORDAN: #16Days of “Stop the killing of Women and Girls ‘ begins with female #activists preparing t o fight against controversial rape article 308 of the penal code – @AceNewsServices

#AceNewsReport – Nov.28: Jordanian activists fight against controversial rape article

Repealing Article 308 of the Penal Code continues to be a top priority for organisations seeking a better life for Jordanian women.

With the launch of the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence in Jordan, themed “Stop the killing of women and girls”, activists, lawmakers and media figures reiterated the need to scrap the “inhumane” article.

Women's rights activists in Jordan. (AFP/File)

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