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Latest items for Azerbaijan

Sept. 1, 2017, 9:15 p.m.
Countries: Azerbaijan
Variables: LO-SCALE-3

2.0
Sept. 1, 2017, 8:51 p.m.
Countries: Azerbaijan
Variables: LO-SCALE-2

0.0
Sept. 1, 2017, 10:26 a.m.
Countries: Azerbaijan
Variables: LO-SCALE-1

2.0
Aug. 31, 2017, 8:39 p.m.
Countries: Azerbaijan
Variables: LRCM-DATA-1

"The mentality of Azerbaijanis does not encourage complaints about marital rape, such complaints are often considered to shame the family. From 2003 to 2004 there was only one complaint of marital rape in the Women’s Crisis Center. Similarly, there was also only one complaint to the Family Crisis Center about marital rape during 2004" (22)
Aug. 31, 2017, 8:37 p.m.
Countries: Azerbaijan
Variables: LRCM-LAW-2

"Marital or spousal rape is not considered a crime" (p 3)
Aug. 30, 2017, 10:38 a.m.
Countries: Azerbaijan
Variables: LO-LAW-1

“Azerbaijani women have the right to pursue economic independence. Access to land is a guaranteed right for all Azerbaijani citizens, regardless of gender. There are no legal restrictions on women’s access to property other than land, and no statutory limits on their access to bank loans. Both spouses have the same rights of ownership and tenure of the couple’s joint property, whether such property was acquired with the husband’s or wife’s income" (63)
Aug. 30, 2017, 10:36 a.m.
Countries: Azerbaijan
Variables: LO-LAW-1

"Under Azerbaijani law, access to land is a guaranteed right for all Azerbaijani citizens, regardless of gender...Women’s equal right to own and access to non-land assets is protected by the Constitution...The principle of equality enshrined in the Constitution extends to access to credit, and women and men enjoy the same legal rights to access financial services, including to obtain credit and bank loans"
Aug. 30, 2017, 9:40 a.m.
Countries: Azerbaijan
Variables: LO-PRACTICE-1

"According to a 2007 UNDP report on attitudes to gender issues, women in Azerbaijan face discrimination in access to credit, particularly in rural areas. This is mainly due to their lack of land ownership, meaning they are not able to provide collateral to secure loans, as well as gender stereotypical views that women are not able to manage money" (31, 85)
Aug. 30, 2017, 9:39 a.m.
Countries: Azerbaijan
Variables: LO-PRACTICE-1

"In practice, access to and ownership of land is partly determined by gender. Following the collapse of the Soviet Union, land plots previously administered by collective farms were allocated to men and women collective farm workers equally; when women then married, this land remained with the natal family and they did not acquire a new plot of land upon entering their husband’s family." This information is from the UNDP 2007. (MLFD - CODER COMMENT)
Aug. 29, 2017, 3:44 p.m.
Countries: Azerbaijan
Variables: LO-PRACTICE-1

"In the result of measures taken to improve women entrepreneurship the average percentage of women entrepreneurs has reached 15%. Women are represented in different spheres of business life, including agriculture, tourism, healthcare, carpet weaving and etc"
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Azerbaijan
Variables: INFIB-SCALE-1

0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Azerbaijan
Variables: DACH-SCALE-1

2.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Azerbaijan
Variables: AFE-SCALE-1

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Azerbaijan
Variables: DACH-SCALE-2

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Azerbaijan
Variables: BR-SCALE-1

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Azerbaijan
Variables: DACH-SCALE-1

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Azerbaijan
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-4

9.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Azerbaijan
Variables: INFIB-SCALE-1

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Azerbaijan
Variables: MARR-SCALE-3

2.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Azerbaijan
Variables: MARR-SCALE-1

2.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Azerbaijan
Variables: GP-SCALE-1

4.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Azerbaijan
Variables: PW-SCALE-1

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Azerbaijan
Variables: ABO-SCALE-1

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Azerbaijan
Variables: MARR-SCALE-2

3.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Azerbaijan
Variables: ATC-SCALE-1

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Azerbaijan
Variables: MARR-SCALE-2

3.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Azerbaijan
Variables: CONST-SCALE-1

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Azerbaijan
Variables: ATC-SCALE-2

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Azerbaijan
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-5

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Azerbaijan
Variables: TRAFF-SCALE-1

2.0