This web site contains a database of summaries and excerpts of legislation, constitutions, court decisions, and other official government documents from every country in the world relating to population policies, reproductive rights and health, women's status and rights, children and adolescents, HIV/AIDS and related topics. The period covered by the database is 1974 through the present. This web site also contains files on specific topics reproducing the laws from selected countries in the world dealing with these topics. At present, there are files on abortion laws, population policies, domestic violence, children and adolescents, HIV/AIDS, women's human rights, and female genital mutilation. In addition, the web site contains files on all population-related laws from specific countries.
Resource URL: http://www.hsph.harvard.edu/population/annual_review.htm