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Latest items for Iceland

Oct. 23, 2017, 4:47 p.m.
Countries: Iceland
Variables: LBHO-DATA-1

"nearly 50% of the lawmakers in parliament are women" (para 5).
Oct. 23, 2017, 4:47 p.m.
Countries: Iceland
Variables: ERBG-LAW-2

"Iceland’s parliament has presented a bill that would require public and private businesses to prove they offer equal pay to employees, in what would be the first such requirement in the world. The bill entails that companies and institutions of a certain size, 25 or more employees, undertake a certification of their equal-pay programmes" (para 1-2). "The [equal pay] law would require private companies and government agencies to go through audits and receive certification that equal pay is provided, or they could face fines" (para 8).
Oct. 23, 2017, 4:47 p.m.
Countries: Iceland
Variables: ERBG-DATA-1

"The gender pay gap is unfortunately a fact in the Icelandic labour market and it’s time take radical measures" (para 7).
Sept. 25, 2017, 8:22 a.m.
Countries: Iceland
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-6

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Sept. 15, 2017, 7:07 p.m.
Countries: Iceland, Norway
Variables: TRAFF-LAW-1

"Written by a group of lawmakers from both right and left and backed by the Socialist government, the legislation [which bans buying sex, not selling it] has been inspired by Sweden, which passed a similar measure in 1999. Norway and Iceland also followed the Swedish model"(para 12)
Sept. 15, 2017, 7:06 p.m.
Countries: Iceland, Norway
Variables: IRP-LAW-1

"Written by a group of lawmakers from both right and left and backed by the Socialist government, the legislation [which bans buying sex, not selling it] has been inspired by Sweden, which passed a similar measure in 1999. Norway and Iceland also followed the Swedish model"(para 12)
Aug. 25, 2017, 1:11 p.m.
Countries: Iceland
Variables: CBMC-DATA-1

“Other countries outside that region [Latin America] with high rates of non-marital childbearing are Iceland (68 percent)” (para 13).
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Iceland
Variables: AFE-SCALE-1

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Iceland
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-5

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

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Iceland
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-3

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

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

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Iceland
Variables: DV-SCALE-2

2.0