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June 10, 2019, 3:56 a.m.
Countries: Moldova
Variables: LBHO-DATA-1

"23.8% of seats in the parliament of Moldova are held by women" (para 4).
May 15, 2019, 6:51 p.m.
Countries: Albania, Australia, Azerbaijan, Barbados, Bolivia, Bulgaria, Cape Verde, Chile, Colombia, Croatia, Czech Republic, Ecuador, Estonia, Georgia, Guyana, Honduras, Ireland, Jamaica, Kenya, Liberia, Luxembourg, Madagascar, Mauritania, Moldova, Montenegro, Namibia, Panama, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Suriname, Swaziland, Switzerland, Tanzania, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay, Venezuela, Zambia
Variables: GP-SCALE-1

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May 15, 2019, 10:12 a.m.
Countries: Moldova
Variables: IIP-PRACTICE-1

A woman in Moldova can legally travel outside the country and her own home in the same way as a man (114).
May 15, 2019, 10:12 a.m.
Countries: Moldova
Variables: LRW-LAW-3, DV-LAW-3

A woman's testimony carries the same evidentiary weight in court as a man's (114).
May 15, 2019, 10:12 a.m.
Countries: Moldova
Variables: ERBG-LAW-2

Moldova law mandates nondiscrimination based on gender in employment and the dismissal of pregnant workers in Moldova is prohibited. There is legislation on sexual harassment in employment but not in education. There are no criminal penalties or civil remedies for sexual harassment in employment (114).
May 15, 2019, 10:12 a.m.
Countries: Moldova
Variables: LO-PRACTICE-1

Discrimination based on marital status is not prohibited in access to credit in Moldova (114).
May 15, 2019, 10:12 a.m.
Countries: Moldova
Variables: ERBG-PRACTICE-1

Women in Moldova 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 (114). The ages at which men and women can retire with full pension benefits are equal (114).
May 15, 2019, 10:12 a.m.
Countries: Moldova
Variables: AFE-LAW-1

Primary education in Moldova is free and compulsory (114).
May 15, 2019, 10:12 a.m.
Countries: Moldova
Variables: CLCW-LAW-2

A woman in Moldova can legally apply for a passport in the same way as a man (114). A woman in Moldova can legally travel outside of the country in the same way as a man (114).
May 15, 2019, 10:12 a.m.
Countries: Moldova
Variables: LO-LAW-1

A woman in Moldova can legally register a business, sign a contract, and open a bank account in the same way as a man (114). Men and women have equal ownership rights to immovable property (114). Discrimination based on gender is prohibited in access to credit in Moldova, but discrimination based on marital status is not (114).
May 15, 2019, 10:12 a.m.
Countries: Moldova
Variables: ATFPA-PRACTICE-2

Women in Moldova are not legally required to obey their husbands (114). In Moldova, when determining how to legally administer marital property, both spouses must agree (114).
May 15, 2019, 10:12 a.m.
Countries: Moldova
Variables: GIC-LAW-1

There is paid maternity leave available to women in Moldova 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 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 (114).
May 15, 2019, 10:12 a.m.
Countries: Moldova
Variables: ATFPA-LAW-1

In Moldova, there is no legislation designating who may hold head of household status (114).
May 15, 2019, 10:12 a.m.
Countries: Moldova
Variables: CL-LAW-1

The government of Moldova provides for valuation of nonmonetary contributions, such as staying at home to take care of the elderly and disabled (114).
May 15, 2019, 10:12 a.m.
Countries: Moldova
Variables: GIC-LAW-3

There is paid maternity leave available to women in Moldova 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 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 (114). Parents in Moldova are able to work flexibly (114). 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).
May 15, 2019, 10:12 a.m.
Countries: Moldova
Variables: MULV-LAW-1

The government of Moldova provides for valuation of nonmonetary contributions, such as staying at home to take care of children or other dependents (114).
May 15, 2019, 10:12 a.m.
Countries: Moldova
Variables: IAW-LAW-1

Female and male surviving spouses have equal inheritance rights in Moldova (114).
May 15, 2019, 10:12 a.m.
Countries: Moldova
Variables: IIP-LAW-2, AFE-PRACTICE-1

There is no legislation on sexual harassment in education in Moldova (114).
May 15, 2019, 10:12 a.m.
Countries: Moldova
Variables: MARR-LAW-3

A woman can legally apply for a national ID card in the same way as a man. A woman in Moldova can sign a contract without requiring the presence of her husband or male relatives (114).
May 15, 2019, 10:12 a.m.
Countries: Moldova
Variables: ERBG-LAW-1

A woman in Moldova can 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 (114). The ages at which men and women can retire with full pension benefits are equal (114).
May 15, 2019, 10:12 a.m.
Countries: Moldova
Variables: MARR-PRACTICE-7

A woman in Moldova can legally choose where she lives in the same way as a man (114).
May 15, 2019, 10:12 a.m.
Countries: Moldova
Variables: ERBG-DATA-1

Moldova 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 equal (114).
May 15, 2019, 10:12 a.m.
Countries: Moldova
Variables: GP-DATA-5

Moldova law establishes an anti-discrimination commission (114).
May 15, 2019, 10:12 a.m.
Countries: Moldova
Variables: ERBG-PRACTICE-4

Women are not able to work in the same industries as men in Moldova (114).
May 15, 2019, 10:12 a.m.
Countries: Moldova
Variables: ERBG-DATA-2

Women make up 49% of the total labor force in Moldova (114).
May 15, 2019, 10:12 a.m.
Countries: Moldova
Variables: CLCW-PRACTICE-1

A woman can legally apply for a national ID card in the same way as a man (114).
May 15, 2019, 10:12 a.m.
Countries: Moldova
Variables: DV-LAW-1

There is legislation specifically addressing domestic violence in Moldova (114).
May 15, 2019, 10:12 a.m.
Countries: Moldova
Variables: IAD-LAW-1

Sons and daughters have equal inheritance rights in Moldova (114).
May 1, 2019, 7:53 p.m.
Countries: Australia, Austria, Brazil, Croatia, Czech Republic, Finland, France, Germany, Japan, Kuwait, Mexico, Moldova, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Spain, United States
Variables: SUICIDE-SCALE-3

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May 1, 2019, 7:50 p.m.
Countries: Australia, Austria, Bahrain, Belize, Bolivia, Cambodia, Croatia, Czech Republic, Finland, France, Germany, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Malta, Moldova, Norway, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Thailand, United States
Variables: SUICIDE-SCALE-1

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