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Latest items for Uganda

Jan. 18, 2021, 3:46 p.m.
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Variables: ABO-SCALE-1

3.0
Jan. 14, 2021, 7:14 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: EWCMS-DATA-4

In Uganda in 2010, women comprised 13.5% of the police force.
Dec. 21, 2020, 8:24 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: DTCP-LAW-1

"The Equal Opportunities Commission Act (2007) provides a legal basis to challenge laws, policies, customs and traditions that discriminate against women, as well as the National Equal Opportunities Policy; "
Dec. 21, 2020, 8:20 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: DTCP-LAW-1, CONST-LAW-1

The article 33 (6) of the Constitution “prohibits laws, customs or traditions which are against the dignity, welfare or interest of women”
Dec. 21, 2020, 8:16 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: DTCP-LAW-1

"The Committee is concerned that such customs and practices perpetuate discrimination against women and girls and are reflected in the disadvantageous and unequal status in many areas, including in education, public life, decision-making, marriage and family relations, and the persistence of violence against women and harmful practices, including polygamy, early marriages and the bride price. It is further concerned that, to date, the State party has not taken effective and comprehensive action to modify or eliminate stereotypes and negative traditional values and practices" (para 19).
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: GP-SCALE-2

1.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: GP-SCALE-1

0.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: GP-SCALE-1

0.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: BR-SCALE-1

4.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: MMR-SCALE-2

4.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: ISSA-SCALE-1

2.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: DV-SCALE-5

1.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: DV-SCALE-4

1.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: DV-SCALE-3

0.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: DV-SCALE-2

0.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: AOM-SCALE-3

3.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: AOM-SCALE-2

1.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: AOM-SCALE-1

2.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:27 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: ERBG-SCALE-1

0.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:27 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: TRAFF-SCALE-1

2.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:27 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: MURDER-SCALE-4

2.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:27 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: MURDER-SCALE-3

4.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:27 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: MURDER-SCALE-2

2.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:27 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: LRW-SCALE-11

12.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:27 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: INFIB-SCALE-3

2.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:27 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: LRW-SCALE-4

1.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:27 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: INFIB-SCALE-1

1.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:27 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: INFIB-SCALE-2

1.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:27 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: DACH-SCALE-2

1.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:27 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: DACH-SCALE-1

2.0