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Latest items for Uzbekistan

April 10, 2019, 3:30 p.m.
Countries: Uzbekistan
Variables: IAD-LAW-1

Sons and daughters have equal inheritance rights in Uzbekistan (149).
April 10, 2019, 3:30 p.m.
Countries: Uzbekistan
Variables: GP-DATA-5

Uzbekistani law does not establishe an anti-discrimination commission (149).
April 10, 2019, 3:30 p.m.
Countries: Uzbekistan
Variables: ERBG-PRACTICE-4

Women are not able to work in the same industries as men in Uzbekistan (149).
April 10, 2019, 3:30 p.m.
Countries: Uzbekistan
Variables: LO-PRACTICE-1

Discrimination based on marital status is not prohibited in access to credit in Uzbekistan (149).
April 10, 2019, 3:30 p.m.
Countries: Uzbekistan
Variables: CLCW-LAW-2

A woman in Uzbekistan can legally apply for a passport in the same way as a man (149). A woman in Uzbekistan can legally travel outside of the country in the same way as a man (149).
April 10, 2019, 3:30 p.m.
Countries: Uzbekistan
Variables: ERBG-DATA-2

Women make up 42% of the total labor force in Uzbekistan (149).
April 10, 2019, 3:30 p.m.
Countries: Uzbekistan
Variables: ERBG-PRACTICE-1

Women in Uzbekistan 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 (149). The ages at which women and men can retire with full pension benefits are not equal. The age of mandatory retirement for men and women is not equal (149).
April 10, 2019, 3:30 p.m.
Countries: Uzbekistan
Variables: AFE-LAW-1

Primary education in Uzbekistan is free and compulsory (149).
April 10, 2019, 3:30 p.m.
Countries: Uzbekistan
Variables: MULV-LAW-1

The government of Uzbekistan provides for valuation of nonmonetary contributions, such as staying at home to take care of children or other dependents (149).
April 10, 2019, 3:30 p.m.
Countries: Uzbekistan
Variables: DV-LAW-1

There is not legislation specifically addressing domestic violence in Uzbekistan (149).
April 10, 2019, 3:30 p.m.
Countries: Uzbekistan
Variables: MARR-LAW-3

A woman in Uzbekistan can sign a contract without requiring the presence of her husband or male relatives (149).
April 10, 2019, 3:30 p.m.
Countries: Uzbekistan
Variables: ATFPA-LAW-1

In the Uzbekistan, there is no legislation designating head of household status (149).
April 10, 2019, 3:30 p.m.
Countries: Uzbekistan
Variables: ATFPA-PRACTICE-2

Women in Uzbekistan are not legally required to obey their husbands (149). In Uzbekistan, both individuals in a marrige must agree to administer the property in marriage (149).
April 10, 2019, 3:30 p.m.
Countries: Uzbekistan
Variables: GIC-LAW-3

There is paid maternity leave available to women in Uzbekistan 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 0% 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 (149). Parents in Uzbekistan are not able to work flexibly (149). Working flexibly, such as working from home or taking partial days off to care for children, could be considered a childcare benefit (EJ-CODER COMMENT).
April 10, 2019, 3:30 p.m.
Countries: Uzbekistan
Variables: ERBG-LAW-2

Uzbekistani law mandates nondiscrimination based on gender in employment. The dismissal of pregnant workers in Uzbekistan is prohibited. There is not legislation on sexual harassment in education and employment. There are not criminal penalties or civil remedies for sexual harassment in employment (149).
April 10, 2019, 3:30 p.m.
Countries: Uzbekistan
Variables: LO-LAW-1

A woman in Uzbekistan 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 (149). Discrimination based on gender is not prohibited in access to credit in Uzbekistan, and neither is discrimination based on marital status (149).
April 10, 2019, 3:30 p.m.
Countries: Uzbekistan
Variables: MARR-PRACTICE-7

A woman in Uzbekistan can legally choose where she lives in the same way as a man (149).
April 10, 2019, 3:30 p.m.
Countries: Uzbekistan
Variables: IIP-PRACTICE-1

A woman in Uzbekistan can legally travel outside the country and her own home in the same way as a man (149).
April 10, 2019, 3:30 p.m.
Countries: Uzbekistan
Variables: GIC-LAW-1

There is paid maternity leave available to women in Uzbekistan 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 0% 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 (149).
April 10, 2019, 3:30 p.m.
Countries: Uzbekistan
Variables: ERBG-DATA-1

Uzbekistani 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 not equal. The age of mandatory retirement for men and women is not equal (149).
April 10, 2019, 3:30 p.m.
Countries: Uzbekistan
Variables: LRW-LAW-3, DV-LAW-3

A woman's testimony carries the same evidentiary weight in court as a man's (149).
April 10, 2019, 3:30 p.m.
Countries: Uzbekistan
Variables: IAW-LAW-1

Female and male surviving spouses have equal inheritance rights in Uzbekistan (149).
April 10, 2019, 3:30 p.m.
Countries: Uzbekistan
Variables: IIP-LAW-2, AFE-PRACTICE-1

There is not legislation on sexual harassment in education in Uzbekistan (149).
April 10, 2019, 3:30 p.m.
Countries: Uzbekistan
Variables: CL-LAW-1

The government of Uzbekistan provides for valuation of nonmonetary contributions, such as staying at home to take care of the elderly and disabled (149).
April 10, 2019, 3:30 p.m.
Countries: Uzbekistan
Variables: ERBG-LAW-1

A woman in Uzbekistan 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 cannot work in the same industries as men (149). The ages at which men and women can retire with full pension benefits are not equal. The age of mandatory retirement for men and women is not equal (149).
April 4, 2019, 7:45 a.m.
Countries: Albania, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Kuwait, Malaysia, New Zealand, Norway, Qatar, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, United Kingdom, Uzbekistan
Variables: MURDER-SCALE-3

1.0
April 4, 2019, 7:40 a.m.
Countries: Albania, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Barbados, Belgium, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, Estonia, Fiji, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kuwait, Malaysia, Maldives, Malta, Montenegro, Morocco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Oman, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Turkey, United Kingdom, Uzbekistan
Variables: MURDER-SCALE-2

0.0
April 4, 2019, 7:27 a.m.
Countries: Argentina, Armenia, Brunei, Chile, China, Comoros, Congo, Costa Rica, Equatorial Guinea, Estonia, Georgia, Kuwait, Latvia, Libya, Maldives, Malta, Moldova, Morocco, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Syria, Tajikistan, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, United Arab Emirates, Uzbekistan, Vietnam
Variables: MURDER-SCALE-3

2.0
March 21, 2019, 1:45 p.m.
Countries: Algeria, Armenia, Bangladesh, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Central African Rep, Chad, China, Cyprus, Czech Republic, D R Congo, Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Fiji, Gabon, Georgia, Ghana, Guatemala, India, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Liberia, Libya, Macedonia, Malaysia, Maldives, Malta, Mauritius, Mongolia, Morocco, Niger, Nigeria, Paraguay, Russia, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Somalia, South Korea, Syria, Tajikistan, Thailand, Ukraine, Uzbekistan
Variables: GP-SCALE-1

3.0
March 19, 2019, 8:48 a.m.
Countries: Uzbekistan
Variables: GP-DATA-1

"3% of ministerial positions in Uzbekistan (1 out of 34 total positions) are held by women"