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Latest items for Mongolia

May 21, 2019, 8:59 p.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: IAW-LAW-1

Female and male surviving spouses have equal inheritance rights in Mongolia (115).
May 21, 2019, 8:59 p.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: GP-DATA-5

Mongolian law establishes an anti-discrimination commission (115).
May 21, 2019, 8:59 p.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: ERBG-LAW-2

Mongolian law mandates nondiscrimination based on gender in employment. The dismissal of pregnant workers in Mongolia is prohibited. There is legislation on sexual harassment in employment, but not education. There are civil remedies, but not crimial penalties for sexual harassment in employment (115).
May 21, 2019, 8:59 p.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: ATFPA-LAW-1

In Mongolia, there is no legislation designating head of household status (115).
May 21, 2019, 8:59 p.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: MARR-PRACTICE-7

A woman in Mongolia can legally choose where she lives in the same way as a man (115).
May 21, 2019, 8:59 p.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: AFE-LAW-1

Primary education in Mongolia is free and compulsory (115).
May 21, 2019, 8:59 p.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: CL-LAW-1

The government of Mongolia provides for valuation of nonmonetary contributions, such as staying at home to take care of the elderly and disabled (115).
May 21, 2019, 8:59 p.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: MULV-LAW-1

The government of Mongolia provides for valuation of nonmonetary contributions, such as staying at home to take care of children or other dependents (115).
May 21, 2019, 8:59 p.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: IAD-LAW-1

Sons and daughters have equal inheritance rights in Mongolia (115).
May 21, 2019, 8:59 p.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: ERBG-PRACTICE-1

Women in Mongolia can work the same night hours as men. Women can work in jobs deemed hazardous, arduous, or morally inappropriate. Women are not able to perform the same tasks at work as men (115). The ages at which women and men can retire with full pension benefits are equal. the mandatory retirement ages for men and women are equal (115).
May 21, 2019, 8:59 p.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: DV-LAW-1

There is legislation specifically addressing domestic violence in Mongolia (115).
May 21, 2019, 8:59 p.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: ATFPA-PRACTICE-2

Women in Mongolia are not legally required to obey their husbands (115). In Mongolia, a separate party legally administers the property in marriage (115).
May 21, 2019, 8:59 p.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: IIP-PRACTICE-1

A woman in Mongolia can legally travel outside the country and her own home in the same way as a man (115).
May 21, 2019, 8:59 p.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: LO-LAW-1

A woman in Mongolia can legally sign a contract, register a business, and open a bank account in the same way as a man. Men and women have equal ownership rights to immovable property (115). Discrimination based on gender is prohibited in access to credit in Mongolia, and so is discrimination based on marital status (115).
May 21, 2019, 8:59 p.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: IIP-LAW-2, AFE-PRACTICE-1

There is not legislation on sexual harassment in education in Mongolia (115).
May 21, 2019, 8:59 p.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: MARR-LAW-3

A woman can apply for a national ID card in the same way as a man. A woman in Mongolia can sign a contract without requiring the presence of her husband or male relatives (115).
May 21, 2019, 8:59 p.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: ERBG-DATA-2

Women make up 45% of the total labor force in Mongolia (115).
May 21, 2019, 8:59 p.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: LO-PRACTICE-1

Discrimination based on marital status is prohibited in access to credit in Mongolia (115).
May 21, 2019, 8:59 p.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: ERBG-DATA-1

Mongolian 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. The mandatory retirement ages for men and women are equal (115).
May 21, 2019, 8:59 p.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: CLCW-PRACTICE-1

A woman in Mongolia can legally apply for a national ID card in the same way as a man (155).
May 21, 2019, 8:59 p.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: ERBG-PRACTICE-4

Women are able to work in the same industries as men in Mongolia (115).
May 21, 2019, 8:59 p.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: ERBG-LAW-1

A woman in Mongolia 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 not able to perform the same tasks at work as men. Women can work in the same industries as men (115). The ages at which men and women can retire with full pension benefits are equalThe mandatory retirement ages for men and women are equal (115).
May 21, 2019, 8:59 p.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: GIC-LAW-3

There is paid maternity leave available to women in Mongolia 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 a difference of 1 between leave reserved for women and men relatve to leave reserved for women as a function of who pays. 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 (115). Parents in Mongolia are not able to work flexibly (115). Working flexibly, such...more
May 21, 2019, 8:59 p.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: GIC-LAW-1

There is paid maternity leave available to women in Mongolia 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 a difference of 1 between leave reserved for women and men relatve to leave reserved for women as a function of who pays. 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 (115).
May 21, 2019, 8:59 p.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: CLCW-LAW-2

A woman in Mongolia can legally apply for a passport in the same way as a man (155). A woman in Mongolia can legally travel outside of the country in the same way as a man (155).
May 21, 2019, 8:59 p.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: LRW-LAW-3, DV-LAW-3

A woman's testimony carries the same evidentiary weight in court as a man's (115).
May 15, 2019, 6:51 p.m.
Countries: Algeria, Armenia, Bangladesh, Benin, Bhutan, Botswana, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Central African Rep, China, Cote D'Ivoire, Cyprus, Djibouti, Dominican Republic, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Gambia, Guatemala, Guinea-Bissau, Hungary, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Libya, Malawi, Malaysia, Malta, Mauritius, Mongolia, Niger, Pakistan, Qatar, Russia, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Syria, Togo, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan
Variables: GP-SCALE-1

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May 15, 2019, 10:12 a.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: ATFPA-LAW-1

In Mongolia, there is no legislation designating who may hold head of household status (115).
May 15, 2019, 10:12 a.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: GIC-LAW-3

There is paid maternity leave available to women in Mongolia 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 guaranteed an equivalent position after returning to work from maternity leave. The government supports or provides childcare services. Childcare payments are not tax deductible (115). Parents in Mongolia are not able to work flexibly (115). 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: Mongolia
Variables: ERBG-LAW-1

A woman in Mongolia 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 not able to perform the same tasks at work as men. Women can work in the same industries as men (115). The ages at which men and women can retire with full pension benefits are equal. The mandatory retirement ages for women and men are equal (115).