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Although the Mobutu regime paid lip service to the important role of women in society, and although women enjoy some legal rights (e.g., the right to own property and the right to participate in the economic and political sectors), custom and legal constraints still limit their opportunities.The inferiority of women has always been embedded in the indigenous social system and reemphasized in the colonial era.
Czech women and girls from another countries waiting for you.Multi-party elections have been held since 1992, although a democratically elected government was ousted in the 1997 Republic of the Congo Civil War and President Denis Sassou Nguesso, who first came to power in 1979, has ruled for 33 of the past 38 years.The political stability and development of hydrocarbon production made the Republic of the Congo the fourth largest oil producer in the Gulf of Guinea, providing the country with a degree of prosperity despite instability in some areas and unequal distribution of oil revenue nationwide.Girls and women who have experienced sexual violence are often left with devastating health complications, stigmatised and rejected by their families.High levels of poverty and the practice of bride price also contribute to high child marriage rates in DRC, as well as family debt whereby girls become part of the financial settlement.The colonial-era status of African women in urban areas was low.
Adult women were legitimate urban dwellers if they were wives, widows, or elderly.
Otherwise they were presumed to be femmes libres (free women) and were taxed as income-earning prostitutes, whether they were or not.
From 1939 to 1943, over 30% of adult Congolese women in Stanleyville (now Kisangani) were so registered.
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Women in the Democratic Republic of the Congo have not attained a position of full equality with men, with their struggle continuing to this day.
Female genital mutilation (FGM), while not widespread, exists among some populations in northern parts of the country; the prevalence of FGM is estimated at about 5% of women in the country.