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May 29, 2019, 6:43 p.m.
Countries: Slovenia
Variables: LRW-DATA-1

"As of mid-September, authorities had received reports of 99 criminal acts of sexual abuse of a child under the age of 15" (p. 13).
May 29, 2019, 6:43 p.m.
Countries: Slovenia
Variables: DV-DATA-1

"As of mid-September, authorities had received reports of 99 criminal acts of sexual abuse of a child under the age of 15 and investigated 76 cases of child sexual exploitation involving pornographic photographs and videos disseminated on the Internet, compared with 77 such investigations in all of 2016" (p. 13).
May 29, 2019, 6:43 p.m.
Countries: Slovenia
Variables: LRW-LAW-1

"The law sets the minimum age of consent for sexual relations at 15" (p. 13).
May 29, 2019, 6:43 p.m.
Countries: Slovenia
Variables: MARR-PRACTICE-1, DV-PRACTICE-2

"There were 10 crisis centers for youth, with a combined capacity to accommodate 86 children. The government allowed children to stay at these centers until they reached the age of 21, if they were still in school" (p. 13)
May 29, 2019, 6:43 p.m.
Countries: Slovenia
Variables: AOM-LAW-1

"The minimum age for marriage is 18. Centers for social service can approve marriage of a person under the age of 18, together with the approval of parents or legal guardians" (p. 13).
May 29, 2019, 6:43 p.m.
Countries: Slovenia
Variables: LRW-PRACTICE-2, LRCM-PRACTICE-2, DV-PRACTICE-2

"There was a network of maternity homes, safe houses, and shelters for women and children who were victims of violence. The total capacity of this network was 450 beds. The police academy offered annual training on domestic violence" (p. 12).
May 29, 2019, 6:43 p.m.
Countries: Slovenia
Variables: CLCC-LAW-1

"Citizenship is derived from the parents with certain limitations. A child is granted citizenship at birth, provided that, at the time of birth, the child’s mother and father were citizens, one of the child’s parents was a citizen and the child was born on the territory of the country, or one of the child’s parents was a citizen while the other parent was unknown or of unknown citizenship and the child was born in a foreign country" (p. 12).
May 29, 2019, 6:43 p.m.
Countries: Slovenia
Variables: LRW-LAW-2

"Sexual violence is a criminal offense carrying a penalty from six months’ to eight years’ imprisonment. The penalty for rape is one to 10 years in prison" (p. 11).
May 29, 2019, 6:43 p.m.
Countries: Slovenia
Variables: LRW-LAW-1, LRCM-LAW-2, DV-LAW-1

"Rape, including spousal rape and domestic violence, is illegal" (p. 11).
May 29, 2019, 6:43 p.m.
Countries: Slovenia
Variables: FSCB-PRACTICE-1

"There were no reports of coerced abortion, involuntary sterilization, or other coercive population control methods" (p. 12).
May 29, 2019, 6:43 p.m.
Countries: Slovenia
Variables: MURDER-LAW-1

"The law provides from six months’ to 10 years’ imprisonment for aggravated and grievous bodily harm" (p. 12).
May 29, 2019, 6:43 p.m.
Countries: Slovenia
Variables: PRN-LAW-1

"The law penalizes the possession, sale, purchase, or propagation of child pornography, and the government enforced the law effectively. The penalty for violations ranged from six months to eight years in prison" (p. 13).
May 29, 2019, 6:43 p.m.
Countries: Slovenia
Variables: GP-DATA-1

"Five of the nine candidates in the October 22 presidential election were women, and the cabinet included eight women ministers" (p. 10).
May 29, 2019, 6:43 p.m.
Countries: Slovenia
Variables: ERBG-LAW-2, IIP-LAW-2

"Sexual harassment is a criminal offense carrying a penalty of up to three years’ imprisonment. The law prohibits sexual harassment, psychological violence, mistreatment, or unequal treatment in the workplace that causes 'another employee’s humiliation or fear'" (p. 12).
May 29, 2019, 6:43 p.m.
Countries: Slovenia
Variables: ERBG-DATA-1

"Women’s earnings were 68 percent those of men; in comparable positions women’s earnings were 97 percent those of men" (p. 18).
May 29, 2019, 6:43 p.m.
Countries: Slovenia
Variables: DV-DATA-1

"There were 900 cases of domestic violence and 369 cases of parental negligence and child abuse" (p. 13).
May 29, 2019, 6:43 p.m.
Countries: Slovenia
Variables: AOM-PRACTICE-1

"Child marriage occurred within the Romani community but was not a widespread problem" (p. 13).
May 29, 2019, 6:43 p.m.
Countries: Slovenia
Variables: LRW-DATA-1

"There were 29 reported rapes, one attempted rape, and 23 other reported acts of sexual violence in the first eight months of the year" (p. 12).
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

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May 8, 2019, 10:02 a.m.
Countries: Slovenia
Variables: IAD-LAW-1

Sons and daughters have equal inheritance rights in Slovenia (134).
May 8, 2019, 10:02 a.m.
Countries: Slovenia
Variables: ERBG-PRACTICE-1

Women in Slovenia 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 (134). The ages at which women and men can retire with full pension benefits are equal. The ages at which men and women can retire with partial pension benefits are equal (134).
May 8, 2019, 10:02 a.m.
Countries: Slovenia
Variables: GIC-LAW-3

There is paid maternity leave available to women in Slovenia 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 adn men relative to leave reserved for women as a function of who pays. 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 (134). Parents in Slovenia are not able to work flexibly (134). Working flexibly,...more
May 8, 2019, 10:02 a.m.
Countries: Slovenia
Variables: ERBG-PRACTICE-4

Women are not able to work in the same industries as men in Slovenia (134).
May 8, 2019, 10:02 a.m.
Countries: Slovenia
Variables: DV-LAW-1

There is legislation specifically addressing domestic violence in Slovenia (134).
May 8, 2019, 10:02 a.m.
Countries: Slovenia
Variables: ERBG-DATA-2

Women make up 47% of the total labor force in Slovenia (134).
May 8, 2019, 10:02 a.m.
Countries: Slovenia
Variables: CLCW-LAW-2

A woman in Slovenia can legally apply for a passport in the same way as a man (134). A woman in Slovenia can legally travel outside of the country in the same way as a man (134).
May 8, 2019, 10:02 a.m.
Countries: Slovenia
Variables: ERBG-LAW-2

Slovenian law mandates nondiscrimination based on gender in employment. The dismissal of pregnant workers in Slovenia is prohibited. There is legislation on sexual harassment in education and employment. There are criminal penalties and civil remedies for sexual harassment in employment (134).
May 8, 2019, 10:02 a.m.
Countries: Slovenia
Variables: CL-LAW-1

The government of Slovenia provides for valuation of nonmonetary contributions, such as staying at home to take care of the elderly and disabled (134).
May 8, 2019, 10:02 a.m.
Countries: Slovenia
Variables: MARR-LAW-3

A woman can apply for a national ID card in the same way as a man. A woman in Slovenia can sign a contract without requiring the presence of her husband or male relatives (134).
May 8, 2019, 10:02 a.m.
Countries: Slovenia
Variables: MARR-PRACTICE-7

A woman in Slovenia can legally choose where she lives in the same way as a man (134).