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Sept. 13, 2021, 11:20 a.m.
Countries: Afghanistan, Albania, Austria, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Belarus, Bolivia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Cape Verde, Chad, Chile, Comoros, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Denmark, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, France, Gabon, Hungary, Indonesia, Italy, Jordan, Macedonia, Montenegro, Morocco, Paraguay, Peru, Romania, Russia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Sweden, Syria, Thailand, Turkey, Vanuatu
Variables: LRW-SCALE-12

3.0
June 25, 2021, 1:42 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: DV-DATA-1

"The decision not to ratify the Istanbul convention is extremely dangerous coming at a time when reported domestic violence incidents in Hungary have doubled since the start of the COVID-19 lockdown"(para 6).
June 25, 2021, 1:42 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: ATC-DATA-5

"Hungary has rejected signing an international treaty intended to stop violence against women.Hungarian parliament refused to ratify the Istanbul Convention on Tuesday[May 2020]. Led by the Council of Europe and first introduced in 2011, the convention is the first international binding agreement to prevent gender-based violence like female genital mutilation and marital rape"(para 1-2)."Hungary joined the convention with the majority of EU member states in 2014, but the Budapest Assembly prevented ratification. The Hungarian government upheld a declaration that said the convention promoted 'destructive gender ideologies' and 'illegal immigration,' according to the Guardian"(para 5)."Hungary’s ruling Fidesz party said that the country agrees with the treaty, but Hungarian law already protects...more
June 25, 2021, 1:42 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: SEGI-PRACTICE-1

"Hungary is one of the European countries with the least female representation in government and has come under scrutiny for how it addresses gender issues. When Prime Minister Viktor Orban first stepped into office, he cut down the country’s gender equality unit. Orban also banned gender studies from universities in 2018 and the government tried to pass a law to end the legal recognition of transgender people in April. 'The Orban government's decision not to sign the convention dovetails closely with the government's willingness to marshal hostility towards gender equality, and use this question of the role of women and girls in society for political gains and for political purpose,'...more
June 25, 2021, 1:42 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: UVAW-PRACTICE-1, DV-LAW-2

"The Hungarian government announced on Monday that police can order perpetrators of gender-based violence to stay away from victims and provide them with alternative housing. Amnesty International warns the provision does not offer much help for women whose violence cases have yet to be investigated"(para 12).
June 25, 2021, 1:42 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: ASR-PRACTICE-1

"Hungary is one of the European countries with the least female representation in government and has come under scrutiny for how it addresses gender issues[...]"(para 13).
June 25, 2021, 1:42 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: LBHO-PRACTICE-1

"Hungary is one of the European countries with the least female representation in government and has come under scrutiny for how it addresses gender issues. When Prime Minister Viktor Orban first stepped into office, he cut down the country’s gender equality unit. Orban also banned gender studies from universities in 2018 and the government tried to pass a law to end the legal recognition of transgender people in April"(para 13).
June 15, 2021, 10:20 p.m.
Countries: Albania, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belgium, Bolivia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Estonia, Fiji, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Kosovo, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Netherlands, Nicaragua, North Korea, Norway, Panama, Poland, Portugal, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tunisia, Ukraine, Uruguay
Variables: PW-SCALE-1

0.0
May 24, 2021, 2:10 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"In 2020, 100% of births in Hungary were attended by skilled health personnele" (p 45).
May 24, 2021, 2:08 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: ISTD-DATA-3

"In 2018, there were .02 new HIV infections per 1,000 uninfected population in Hungary" (p 45).
May 24, 2021, 2:07 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: DACH-PRACTICE-1

"From 2010-2018 the density of nursing and midwifery personnel in Hungary was 69.2 per 10,000 population" (p 60).
May 24, 2021, 2:06 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"From 2010-2018 the density of nursing and midwifery personnel in Hungary was 69.2 per 10,000 population" (p 60).
May 24, 2021, 1:55 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

In 2016, the prevalence of anaemia in women of reporducticve age (15-49 years) in Hungary was 25.8% (p 68).
April 22, 2021, 6:07 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: IIP-PRACTICE-2

In the table titled 'The 50 Worst (& Safest) Countries For Solo Female Travel 2019', Hungary is given a score of 57 for street safety, with 100 being the worst and 0 being the best, based on a combination of indexes (pg 1).
April 19, 2021, 4:21 p.m.
Countries: Argentina, Bahamas, Barbados, Belarus, Belize, Brazil, Cape Verde, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Fiji, Germany, Guyana, Honduras, Hungary, Jamaica, Japan, Kosovo, Latvia, Lithuania, Maldives, Mauritius, Moldova, Montenegro, New Zealand, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Suriname, Taiwan, Thailand, Tunisia, Ukraine, United States, Venezuela, Vietnam
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-2

2.0
April 19, 2021, 3:55 p.m.
Countries: Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Canada, China, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Kosovo, Latvia, Libya, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Maldives, Malta, Mauritius, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom
Variables: AOM-SCALE-3

0.0
April 19, 2021, 3:54 p.m.
Countries: Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Barbados, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Botswana, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Chad, Chile, China, Comoros, Congo, Costa Rica, Cote D'Ivoire, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, D R Congo, Denmark, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Liberia, Libya, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Mauritania, Mauritius, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, North Korea, Norway, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Rwanda, Serbia, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Trinidad/Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam
Variables: AOM-SCALE-2

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April 7, 2021, 10:31 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"In 2020, 100% of births in Hungary were attended by skilled health personnele" (p 45).
April 7, 2021, 10:16 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

"In 2016, the life expectancy at birth in Hungary was 72.3 years for males and 79.4 years for females" (p 44).
April 2, 2021, 9:47 a.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: IM-DATA-1

"In 2018, the under-five mortality rate in Hungary was 4 per 1000 live births" (p 45).
March 31, 2021, 3:37 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: MMR-SCALE-1

"In 2017, the maternal mortality ratio for women in Hungary was per 100,000 live births" (p 45).
March 31, 2021, 3:22 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

"In 2017, the maternal mortality ratio for women in Hungary was per 100,000 live births" (p 45).
March 19, 2021, 3:56 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: BR-DATA-1

"The adolescent birth rate from 2010-2018 in Hungary is 22.9 per 1000 women aged 15-19 years" (p 52).
March 8, 2021, 9:44 a.m.
Countries: Argentina, Belgium, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Canada, Cape Verde, Chile, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Macedonia, Maldives, Malta, Mauritius, Moldova, Montenegro, Netherlands, New Zealand, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, Taiwan, Thailand, United Kingdom
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-1

2.0
Feb. 25, 2021, 11:03 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: PW-LAW-1

"No. A member of a polygamous marriage can apply for reunification with/residence permit for only one female spouse of him. Experience and practice of the asylum authority: In Hungary, it is not a typical case that an applicant lodges an asylum claim in which more spouses are considered. From another point of view of interpretation: during the asylum application process there is no possibility for family reunification, only following the recognition of the asylum seeker as a refugee or beneficiary of subsidiary protection. In Hungary in the system of family reunification, and according to Directive 2003/86/EC, polygamous marriages are not recognized: the right to family reunification entitles solely one female...more
Jan. 18, 2021, 3:46 p.m.
Countries: Albania, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Cape Verde, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Moldova, Mongolia, Mozambique, Norway, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Tunisia, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay, Uzbekistan
Variables: ABO-SCALE-1

1.0
Jan. 14, 2021, 7:14 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: EWCMS-DATA-4

In Hungary in 2018, women comprised 23.3% of the police force.
Dec. 31, 2020, 5:10 p.m.
Countries: Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia
Variables: ERBG-DATA-4

"In the Czech Republic, France and Poland, 20% of employed men also usually work for more than 50 hours per week, considerably more than in the other countries, including Germany, Hungary, Scandinavian countries and the Slovak Republic" (para 2). "The forty hour working week is the overriding working hours’ pattern for both men and women in the Czech and Slovak Republics, Poland and Hungary" (para 4).
Dec. 30, 2020, 12:03 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: EWCMS-LAW-1

“[Women in Hungary] work and train with their male counterparts, and are subject to the same chains of command, standards of performance and discipline. There is no compulsory service for women in Hungary . . . Combat assignments were introduced for women in 1996. Starting in 1994, women have been able to apply and compete for entrance into the military academy (university). Female soldiers are covered under maternity/paternity leave policies as stipulated by national law . . . Female personnel are integrated at all levels but fill only limited positions at the command level. Although women can serve in almost all career fields, including combat, the majority of them perform...more
Nov. 21, 2020, 4:54 p.m.
Countries: Hungary
Variables: EWCMS-DATA-1

20 percent of all active duty are female milary personnel