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Latest items for Chad

May 15, 2019, 6:51 p.m.
Countries: Afghanistan, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Cameroon, Chad, Congo, East Timor, Egypt, Eritrea, Fiji, Ghana, Greece, Guinea, Haiti, India, Indonesia, Israel, Jordan, Kosovo, Laos, Lesotho, Macedonia, Maldives, Mali, Nepal, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Philippines, Serbia, Singapore, Slovenia, Somalia, South Korea, South Sudan, Taiwan, Ukraine
Variables: GP-SCALE-1

2.0
May 1, 2019, 7:50 p.m.
Countries: Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belgium, Botswana, Brazil, Cameroon, Chad, China, D R Congo, Egypt, Ireland, Jordan, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Mali, Mexico, Mongolia, Morocco, Netherlands, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Palestine, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Uganda, Ukraine
Variables: SUICIDE-SCALE-1

1.0
April 4, 2019, 7:27 a.m.
Countries: Albania, Algeria, Angola, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Brazil, Burma/Myanmar, Chad, Cyprus, Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Fiji, Guinea, India, Indonesia, Iran, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Lithuania, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Mongolia, Mozambique, Nepal, North Korea, Oman, Paraguay, Qatar, Russia, Saudi Arabia, South Sudan, Sudan, Swaziland, Ukraine, United States, Vanuatu
Variables: MURDER-SCALE-3

3.0
March 22, 2019, 4:08 p.m.
Countries: Chad
Variables: GIC-LAW-1

There is paid maternity leave available to women in Chad of at least 14 weeks. Women do not receive at least 2/3 of their wages for the duration of their maternity leave. The government pays for 100% of maternity leave benefits. There is no paid parental leave. Mothers are guaranteed an equivalent position after returning to work from maternity leave. The government supports or provides childcare services. Childcare payments are not tax deductible (75).
March 22, 2019, 4:08 p.m.
Countries: Chad
Variables: AFE-LAW-1

Primary education in Chad is free and compulsory (75).
March 22, 2019, 4:08 p.m.
Countries: Chad
Variables: MULV-LAW-1

The government of Chad provides for valuation of nonmonetary contributions, such as staying at home to take care of children or other dependents (75).
March 22, 2019, 4:08 p.m.
Countries: Chad
Variables: ATFPA-PRACTICE-2

Women in Chad are not legally required to obey their husbands (75). In Chad, the husband always legally administers marital property (75).
March 22, 2019, 4:08 p.m.
Countries: Chad
Variables: CLCW-LAW-2

A woman in Chad can legally apply for a passport in the same way as a man (75). A woman in Chad can legally travel outside of the country in the same way as a man (75).
March 22, 2019, 4:08 p.m.
Countries: Chad
Variables: LO-LAW-1

A woman in Chad can legally sign a contract and register a business in the same way as a man, but she may not open a bank account in the same way as a man. Men and women do not have equal ownership rights to immovable property. Discrimination based on gender is not prohibited in access to credit in Chad and neither is discrimination based on marital status (75).
March 22, 2019, 4:08 p.m.
Countries: Chad
Variables: ERBG-DATA-2

Women make up 46% of the total labor force in Chad (75).
March 22, 2019, 4:08 p.m.
Countries: Chad
Variables: IAD-LAW-1

Sons and daughters have equal inheritance rights in Chad (75).
March 22, 2019, 4:08 p.m.
Countries: Chad
Variables: MARR-LAW-3

A woman can apply for a national ID card in the same way as a man. A woman in Chad can sign a contract without requiring the presence of her husband or male relatives (75).
March 22, 2019, 4:08 p.m.
Countries: Chad
Variables: IIP-PRACTICE-1

A woman in Chad can legally travel outside the country and her own home in the same way as a man (75).
March 22, 2019, 4:08 p.m.
Countries: Chad
Variables: ERBG-LAW-2

Chad law mandates nondiscrimination based on gender in employment. The dismissal of pregnant workers in Chad is prohibited. There is no legislation on sexual harassment in education. There is legislation on sexual harassment in employment. There are criminal penalties for sexual harassment in employment, but there are no civil remedies (75).
March 22, 2019, 4:08 p.m.
Countries: Chad
Variables: GP-DATA-5

Chad law does not establish an anti-discrimination commission (75).
March 22, 2019, 4:08 p.m.
Countries: Chad
Variables: ERBG-PRACTICE-1

Women in Chad can work the same night hours as men. Women cannot work in jobs deemed hazardous, arduous, or morally inappropriate. Women are not able to perform the same tasks at work as men (75). The ages at which women and men can retire with full and partial pension benefits are equal (75).
March 22, 2019, 4:08 p.m.
Countries: Chad
Variables: IAW-LAW-1

Female and male surviving spouses have equal inheritance rights in Chad (75).
March 22, 2019, 4:08 p.m.
Countries: Chad
Variables: LRW-LAW-3, DV-LAW-3

A woman's testimony carries the same evidentiary weight in court as a man's (75).
March 22, 2019, 4:08 p.m.
Countries: Chad
Variables: ERBG-DATA-1

Chad law mandates equal remuneration for work of equal value. The ages at which men and women can retire with full and partial pension benefits are equal (75).
March 22, 2019, 4:08 p.m.
Countries: Chad
Variables: LO-PRACTICE-1

Discrimination based on marital status is not prohibited in access to credit in Chad (75).
March 22, 2019, 4:08 p.m.
Countries: Chad
Variables: ERBG-LAW-1

A woman in Chad cannot legally get a job in the same way as a man. Women can work the same night hours as men. Women are not able to work in jobs deemed hazardous, arduous, or morally inappropriate. Women are not able to perform the same tasks at work as men. Women cannot work in the same industries as men (75). The ages at which men and women can retire with full and partial pension benefits are equal (75).
March 22, 2019, 4:08 p.m.
Countries: Chad
Variables: CL-LAW-1

The government of Chad provides for valuation of nonmonetary contributions, such as staying at home to take care of the elderly and disabled (75).
March 22, 2019, 4:08 p.m.
Countries: Chad
Variables: IIP-LAW-2, AFE-PRACTICE-1

There is no legislation on sexual harassment in education in Chad (75).
March 22, 2019, 4:08 p.m.
Countries: Chad
Variables: ATFPA-LAW-1

In Chad, there is an explicit restriction on a woman becoming head of household or head of family, e.g., a provision stating that only men or husbands can be so designated or that men lead or represent the family, or a male is designated as the default family member who receives the family book or equivalent document that is necessary for access to services (75).
March 22, 2019, 4:08 p.m.
Countries: Chad
Variables: GIC-LAW-3

There is paid maternity leave available to women in Chad of at least 14 weeks. Women do not receive at least 2/3 of their wages for the duration of their maternity leave. The government pays for 100% of maternity leave benefits. There is no paid parental leave. Mothers are guaranteed an equivalent position after returning to work from maternity leave. The government supports or provides childcare services. Childcare payments are not tax deductible (75). Parents in Chad are not able to work flexibly (75). Working flexibly, such as working from home or taking partial days off to care for children, could be considered a childcare benefit (SLE-CODER COMMENT).more
March 22, 2019, 4:08 p.m.
Countries: Chad
Variables: DV-LAW-1

There is no legislation specifically addressing domestic violence in Chad, but there are aggravated penalties for crimes committed against a spouse or family member (75).
March 22, 2019, 4:08 p.m.
Countries: Chad
Variables: ERBG-PRACTICE-4

Women are not able to work in the same industries as men in Chad (75).
March 22, 2019, 4:08 p.m.
Countries: Chad
Variables: CLCW-PRACTICE-1

A woman can apply for a national ID card in the same way as a man (75).
March 22, 2019, 4:08 p.m.
Countries: Chad
Variables: MARR-PRACTICE-7

A woman in Chad cannot legally choose where she lives in the same way as a man (75).
March 21, 2019, 1:45 p.m.
Countries: Algeria, Armenia, Bangladesh, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Central African Rep, Chad, China, Cyprus, Czech Republic, D R Congo, Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Fiji, Gabon, Georgia, Ghana, Guatemala, India, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Liberia, Libya, Macedonia, Malaysia, Maldives, Malta, Mauritius, Mongolia, Morocco, Niger, Nigeria, Paraguay, Russia, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Somalia, South Korea, Syria, Tajikistan, Thailand, Ukraine, Uzbekistan
Variables: GP-SCALE-1

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