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Latest items for Georgia

April 4, 2019, 7:45 a.m.
Countries: Azerbaijan, Egypt, Finland, Georgia, Honduras, Israel, Jordan, Kyrgyzstan, Luxembourg, Maldives, Malta, Morocco, Peru, Philippines, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Turkey
Variables: MURDER-SCALE-3

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April 4, 2019, 7:40 a.m.
Countries: Albania, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Barbados, Belgium, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, Estonia, Fiji, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kuwait, Malaysia, Maldives, Malta, Montenegro, Morocco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Oman, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Turkey, United Kingdom, Uzbekistan
Variables: MURDER-SCALE-2

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April 4, 2019, 7:27 a.m.
Countries: Argentina, Armenia, Brunei, Chile, China, Comoros, Congo, Costa Rica, Equatorial Guinea, Estonia, Georgia, Kuwait, Latvia, Libya, Maldives, Malta, Moldova, Morocco, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Syria, Tajikistan, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, United Arab Emirates, Uzbekistan, Vietnam
Variables: MURDER-SCALE-3

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March 29, 2019, 8:39 p.m.
Countries: Georgia
Variables: MULV-LAW-1

The government of Georgia provides for valuation of nonmonetary contributions, such as staying at home to take care of children or other dependents (89).
March 29, 2019, 8:39 p.m.
Countries: Georgia
Variables: ERBG-DATA-2

Women make up 46% of the total labor force in Georgia (89).
March 29, 2019, 8:39 p.m.
Countries: Georgia
Variables: CL-LAW-1

The government of Georgia provides for valuation of nonmonetary contributions, such as staying at home to take care of the elderly and disabled (89).
March 29, 2019, 8:39 p.m.
Countries: Georgia
Variables: AFE-LAW-1

Primary education in Georgia is free and compulsory (89).
March 29, 2019, 8:39 p.m.
Countries: Georgia
Variables: LO-PRACTICE-1

Discrimination based on marital status is not prohibited in access to credit in Georgia (89).
March 29, 2019, 8:39 p.m.
Countries: Georgia
Variables: MARR-PRACTICE-7

A woman in Georgia can legally choose where she lives in the same way as a man (89).
March 29, 2019, 8:39 p.m.
Countries: Georgia
Variables: ERBG-PRACTICE-4

Women are able to work in the same industries as men in Georgia (89).
March 29, 2019, 8:39 p.m.
Countries: Georgia
Variables: ATFPA-PRACTICE-2

Women in Georgia are not legally required to obey their husbands (89). In Georgia, both spouses must agree when determining how to legally administer marital property (89).
March 29, 2019, 8:39 p.m.
Countries: Georgia
Variables: ERBG-PRACTICE-1

Women in Georgia can work the same night hours as men. Women can work in jobs deemed hazardous, arduous, or morally inappropriate. Women are able to perform the same tasks at work as men (89). The ages at which men and women can retire with full pension benefits are not equal (89).
March 29, 2019, 8:39 p.m.
Countries: Georgia
Variables: GP-DATA-5

Georgia law establishes an anti-discrimination commission (89).
March 29, 2019, 8:39 p.m.
Countries: Georgia
Variables: ERBG-LAW-2

Georgia law mandates nondiscrimination based on gender in employment. The dismissal of pregnant workers in Georgia is prohibited. There is legislation on sexual harassment in employment, but not in education. There are no criminal penalties for sexual harassment in employment, neither are there civil remedies (89).
March 29, 2019, 8:39 p.m.
Countries: Georgia
Variables: ERBG-DATA-1

Georgia law does not mandate equal remuneration for work of equal value. The ages at which men and women can retire with full pension benefits are not equal (89).
March 29, 2019, 8:39 p.m.
Countries: Georgia
Variables: CLCW-LAW-2

A woman in Georgia can legally apply for a passport in the same way as a man (89). A woman in Georgia can legally travel outside of the country in the same way as a man (89).
March 29, 2019, 8:39 p.m.
Countries: Georgia
Variables: IAW-LAW-1

Female and male surviving spouses have equal inheritance rights in Georgia (89).
March 29, 2019, 8:39 p.m.
Countries: Georgia
Variables: IIP-PRACTICE-1

A woman in Georgia can legally travel outside the country and her own home in the same way as a man (89).
March 29, 2019, 8:39 p.m.
Countries: Georgia
Variables: LRW-LAW-3, DV-LAW-3

A woman's testimony carries the same evidentiary weight in court as a man's (89).
March 29, 2019, 8:39 p.m.
Countries: Georgia
Variables: LO-LAW-1

A woman in Georgia can legally register a business, sign a contract, and open a bank account in the same way as a man. Men and women have equal ownership rights to immovable property (89). Discrimination based on gender is not prohibited in access to credit in Georgia, and neither is discrimination based on marital status (89).
March 29, 2019, 8:39 p.m.
Countries: Georgia
Variables: ATFPA-LAW-1

In Georgia, there is no legislation designating head of household status (89).
March 29, 2019, 8:39 p.m.
Countries: Georgia
Variables: CLCW-PRACTICE-1

A woman can legally apply for a national ID card in the same way as a man (89).
March 29, 2019, 8:39 p.m.
Countries: Georgia
Variables: MARR-LAW-3

A woman can legally apply for a national ID card in the same way as a man. A woman in Georgia can sign a contract without requiring the presence of her husband or male relatives (89).
March 29, 2019, 8:39 p.m.
Countries: Georgia
Variables: ERBG-LAW-1

A woman in Georgia can legally get a job in the same way as a man. Women can work the same night hours as men. Women are able to work in jobs deemed hazardous, arduous, or morally inappropriate. Women are able to perform the same tasks at work as men. Women can work in the same industries as men (89). The ages at which men and women can retire with full pension benefits are not equal (89).
March 29, 2019, 8:39 p.m.
Countries: Georgia
Variables: GIC-LAW-1

There is paid maternity leave available to women in Georgia of at least 14 weeks. Women 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 not guaranteed an equivalent position after returning to work from maternity leave. The government supports or provides childcare services. Childcare payments are not tax deductible (89).
March 29, 2019, 8:39 p.m.
Countries: Georgia
Variables: IIP-LAW-2, AFE-PRACTICE-1

There is no legislation on sexual harassment in education in Georgia (89).
March 29, 2019, 8:39 p.m.
Countries: Georgia
Variables: IAD-LAW-1

Sons and daughters have equal inheritance rights in Georgia (89).
March 29, 2019, 8:39 p.m.
Countries: Georgia
Variables: GIC-LAW-3

There is paid maternity leave available to women in Georgia of at least 14 weeks. Women 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 not guaranteed an equivalent position after returning to work from maternity leave. The government supports or provides childcare services. Childcare payments are not tax deductible (89). Parents in Georgia are not able to work flexibly (89). 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).
March 29, 2019, 8:39 p.m.
Countries: Georgia
Variables: DV-LAW-1

There is legislation specifically addressing domestic violence in Georgia (89).
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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