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Latest items for Uruguay

Jan. 22, 2018, 11:54 a.m.
Countries: Argentina, Nigeria, Sri Lanka, Uruguay
Variables: GEW-PRACTICE-1

"The [UN peacekeepers accused of raping women in Haiti and impregnating them] are scattered around the globe, having returned to their homes in Uruguay, Sri Lanka, Nigeria and Argentina" (para 5).
Nov. 30, 2017, 2:35 p.m.
Countries: Cambodia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Greece, Guinea, Honduras, Iceland, Laos, North Korea, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Sweden, Syria, Thailand, Uruguay
Variables: LRW-LAW-1

According to AgeOfConsent's data, the legal age of consent is 15 (TPJ - CODER COMMENT).
Sept. 25, 2017, 8:22 a.m.
Countries: Uruguay
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-6

5.0
Aug. 30, 2017, 11:18 a.m.
Countries: Uruguay
Variables: LO-LAW-1

"Men and women (both married and unmarried) have equal legal access to financial services but, according to the latest report to CEDAW, some discriminatory attitudes within financial institutions are reported to exist" (75). This information is from the 2007 CEDAW. (MLFD - CODER COMMENT)
Aug. 29, 2017, 3:17 p.m.
Countries: Uruguay
Variables: LO-PRACTICE-1

"Cohabitation arrangements are not recognized and in these cases the retirement pension rights accrue to the owner of the business, who is rarely a woman" (78)
Aug. 29, 2017, 3 p.m.
Countries: Uruguay
Variables: LO-PRACTICE-1

“Uruguayan legislations supports women’s financial independence, but there are no statistics to confirm whether the law is applied...There are no reported restrictions on women’s access to land and property other than land...Men and women have equal legal access to bank loans, but some discriminatory traditions and practices may still exist" (135)
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Uruguay
Variables: AFE-SCALE-1

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

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

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

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

1.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Uruguay
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-4

4.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Uruguay
Variables: INFIB-SCALE-1

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Uruguay
Variables: MARR-SCALE-3

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

3.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Uruguay
Variables: MARR-SCALE-1

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

2.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Uruguay
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-3

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

2.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Uruguay
Variables: DV-SCALE-2

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Uruguay
Variables: DV-SCALE-3

0.0
Aug. 23, 2017, 12:46 a.m.
Countries: Uruguay
Variables: DV-SCALE-4

1.0