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April 22, 2021, 6:28 p.m.
Countries: Kosovo
Variables: IIP-LAW-2

"There is no comprehensive legal framework in Kosovo* regarding sexual harassment. Instead, Kosovo* has a plethora of laws that can be considered applicable in relation to sexual harassment. Three different laws address sexual harassment and establish different definitions of it. The Criminal Code, Art 239 addresses 'Sexual abuse by abusing position, authority or profession' but does not contain a specific definition of sexual harassment per se. It imposes imprisonment of one to five years on any person who, by abusing his or her position forces a subordinate or dependent to engage in sexual intercourse. Criminal provisions also provide further protections for vulnerable victims (Criminal Code, Art 239). However, the fact...more
April 22, 2021, 6:27 p.m.
Countries: Kosovo
Variables: IIP-LAW-2

"Kosovo* did not ratify any international convention combating violence against women. While there is no comprehensive legal framework or national policy specifically addressing violence against women, domestic violence, rape and sexual harassment are addressed by the Law on Protection against Domestic Violence, the Criminal Code and the Law on Gender Equality respectively" (pg 4).
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

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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

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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 16, 2021, 6:32 p.m.
Countries: Kosovo
Variables: CUST-LAW-4

Kosovo does not have restrictions on adoption of children of a certain sex based on the sex and marital status of the adoptive parent.
March 8, 2021, 9:44 a.m.
Countries: Albania, Algeria, Angola, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Barbados, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, China, Comoros, Cuba, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Fiji, Georgia, Ghana, Indonesia, Israel, Jamaica, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Libya, Lithuania, Madagascar, Malaysia, Mongolia, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Philippines, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Suriname, Trinidad/Tobago, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Uganda, United States, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Zambia
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-1

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Feb. 18, 2021, 3:28 p.m.
Countries: Kosovo
Variables: PW-PRACTICE-3

According to the table, 63% of Muslims in this country believe that polygamy is morally wrong, while 21% believe that polygamy is morally acceptable. (CM - CODER COMMENT)
Feb. 18, 2021, 3:25 p.m.
Countries: Kosovo
Variables: PW-DATA-1

Approximately <0.5% of individuals in Kosovo live in polygamous households (128). (CM - CODER COMMENT).
Jan. 18, 2021, 3:46 p.m.
Countries: Bahrain, Barbados, Belize, Burundi, Croatia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, Guyana, Iceland, India, Israel, Japan, Kosovo, Maldives, Montenegro, Nepal, Portugal, South Korea, Taiwan, Turkey, Zambia
Variables: ABO-SCALE-1

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

In Kosovo in 2018, women comprised 14.1% of the police force.
Dec. 30, 2020, 12:12 p.m.
Countries: Kosovo
Variables: EWCMS-LAW-1

“[Kosovo Security Force] recruitment campaigns encourage members of ethnic communities and women to become part of the KSF. Women in uniform serve in all units of the KSF: Ground Forces Command, Operational Support Brigade, Rapid Reaction Brigade, Training and Doctrine Command, Headquarter subordinated units and the Ministry of Integrated Security Force Kosovo (MKSF). In MKSF and the KSF, gender equality is included in the implementation of policies and plans at all levels, and both institutions are committed to implement such principles and policies.”
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Kosovo
Variables: GP-SCALE-1

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

2.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Kosovo
Variables: BR-SCALE-1

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

4.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Kosovo
Variables: DV-SCALE-5

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

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

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

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

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

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

0.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:27 p.m.
Countries: Kosovo
Variables: MURDER-SCALE-2

99.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:27 p.m.
Countries: Kosovo
Variables: LRW-SCALE-11

11.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:27 p.m.
Countries: Kosovo
Variables: INFIB-SCALE-3

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

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

2.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:27 p.m.
Countries: Kosovo
Variables: INFIB-SCALE-1

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

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