Saudi women who are divorced from their husband, will, in future, a text from the courts, which informs them about their new relationship status.
It writes multiple media including CNN, Reuters and the BBC.
the Measure is done in order to put an end to, that the men finish their marriage without the right to inform their better half about it first.
the Courts began the new measures on Sunday 6. January, and according to CNN writes, the country's minister of justice, it is a step in the right direction to improve women's rights, and to promote the digital transformation, with more services.
In the text message, the women get the number of their divorce certificate and the name of the court, where women can pick up documentation for their divorce.
in Addition, the government has made it possible for women to check the ministry's website to check out whether they are still married.
- In most arab countries, men can summarily divorce their wife, says Suad Abu-Dayyeh from the human rights group Equal Rights to Reuters and elaborates:
- at least by the women, whether they are divorced or not. It is a small step, but it is a step in the right direction, she says.
even Though women now know if they are divorced, so it does not mean that they have the right to alimony or custody of their children.
the Regulations are part of the Saudi Arab government's social and economic reform, which goes under the name of Vision 2030, which has given women the right to re-take the driver's license.
despite there are still many things that saudi arabian women still cannot do without permission from a male guardian, who usually is either their husband, father, brother or son.
They can not apply for a passport, travel abroad, get married, open a bank account, start a business or leave the prison without asking their guardian for permission first.
- the Tutor-system is a large problem, and should be abolished. The controlling women in every aspect of their lives. The system stifles the saudi women think Suad Abu-Dayyeh.
the Tutor-system is strongly contributing to the equality among men and women in Saudi Arabia are among the most unequal in the entire middle east.
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