The most comprehensive compilation of information on the status of
women in the world.

Latest items for MULV-LAW-1

July 16, 2021, 3:50 p.m.
Countries: United Kingdom
Variables: MULV-LAW-1

"For a woman taking two 12 month career breaks in her early 30s, with no increase to pension saving or salary during this time, she can end up having 10% less in her pension pot at retirement compared to a woman with no breaks"(para 2). We can conclude that if a woman took those two 12 month breaks to have children then the state does not provide retirement benefits for women who have children(NK-CODER COMMENT).
April 26, 2021, 11:49 a.m.
Countries: Italy
Variables: MULV-LAW-1

"Regarding training to return from maternity/paternity leaves, women represent almost all recipients (98%)" (67).
Feb. 27, 2021, 10:55 a.m.
Countries: Ukraine
Variables: MULV-LAW-1

"The MSP has elaborated the list of additional initiatives in the sphere of gender equality and reintegration of mothers to the professional life after return from the child care leave as to granting young mothers an opportunity for free education, retraining or advanced training during the child care leave; encourage employers to hire women after the maternity leave and those who can’t find the job through the employment service; to strengthen responsibility of employers in case of discrimination during acceptance for employment, to grant to mothers an opportunity to use one year of the three year leave at any time until the child reaches the age of eight years, for...more
Jan. 31, 2021, 1:58 p.m.
Countries: Angola
Variables: MULV-LAW-1

The General Labour Act (Act No. 7/15 of 15 June) establishes, in its article 272, the protection of maternity as one of the special rights of working women and sets out the following provisions relating to women’s employment during pregnancy and after childbirth: Employers may not require women to perform, or reduce their salaries for failing to perform, tasks that are contraindicated for their condition or that would require them to work in uncomfortable or harmful positions, and must ensure that they have jobs that are suited to their condition. Employers may not require women to work overtime or transfer them to another job or workplace, unless it is located...more
Jan. 1, 2021, 3:38 p.m.
Countries: Japan
Variables: MULV-LAW-1

"Megumi Mikawa, 40, said she did not see how her life had improved under the Abe administration. In July, she quit her clerical job in Nishinomiya, a city in western Japan, because she was unable to perform her duties from home during the pandemic. Because she left the part-time job voluntarily, she was not eligible for unemployment benefits or government subsidies for parents who took time off to care for children while schools were closed because of the coronavirus" (para 28-29).
Sept. 17, 2019, 10:05 p.m.
Countries: China
Variables: MULV-LAW-1

"Since 2012, China has required companies to offer at least 14 weeks of paid leave to women having children. Fathers typically get two weeks. The disparity means help-wanted ads often openly specify “men only” or “men preferred.”" (para 29).
June 8, 2019, 1:59 p.m.
Countries: Jordan
Variables: MULV-LAW-1

"The government provided men with more generous social security benefits than women" (32).
May 21, 2019, 9:35 p.m.
Countries: Montenegro
Variables: MULV-LAW-1

The government of Montenegro provides for valuation of nonmonetary contributions, such as staying at home to take care of children or other dependents (115).
May 21, 2019, 8:59 p.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: MULV-LAW-1

The government of Mongolia provides for valuation of nonmonetary contributions, such as staying at home to take care of children or other dependents (115).
May 21, 2019, 3:24 p.m.
Countries: Mozambique
Variables: MULV-LAW-1

The government of Mozambique provides for valuation of nonmonetary contributions, such as staying at home to take care of children or other dependents (116).
May 21, 2019, 2:47 p.m.
Countries: Morocco
Variables: MULV-LAW-1

The government of Morocco does not provide for valuation of nonmonetary contributions, such as staying at home to take care of children or other dependents (116).
May 21, 2019, 10:09 a.m.
Countries: Burma/Myanmar
Variables: MULV-LAW-1

The government of Myanmar does not provide for valuation of nonmonetary contributions, such as staying at home to take care of children or other dependents (117).
May 20, 2019, 2:23 p.m.
Countries: Namibia
Variables: MULV-LAW-1

The government of Namibia provides for valuation of nonmonetary contributions, such as staying at home to take care of children or other dependents (117).
May 20, 2019, 1:57 p.m.
Countries: Netherlands
Variables: MULV-LAW-1

The government of the Netherlands provides for valuation of nonmonetary contributions, such as staying at home to take care of children or other dependents (118).
May 20, 2019, 1:17 p.m.
Countries: Nepal
Variables: MULV-LAW-1

The government of Nepal does not provide for valuation of nonmonetary contributions, such as staying at home to take care of children or other dependents (118).
May 18, 2019, 7:50 p.m.
Countries: Nicaragua
Variables: MULV-LAW-1

The government of Nicaragua provides for valuation of nonmonetary contributions, such as staying at home to take care of children or other dependents (119).
May 18, 2019, 7:03 p.m.
Countries: New Zealand
Variables: MULV-LAW-1

The government of New Zealand provides for valuation of nonmonetary contributions, such as staying at home to take care of children or other dependents (119).
May 17, 2019, 2:02 p.m.
Countries: Nigeria
Variables: MULV-LAW-1

The government of Nigeria does not provide for valuation of nonmonetary contributions, such as staying at home to take care of children or other dependents (120).
May 17, 2019, 1:29 p.m.
Countries: Niger
Variables: MULV-LAW-1

The government of Niger does not provide for valuation of nonmonetary contributions, such as staying at home to take care of children or other dependents (120).
May 16, 2019, 5:06 p.m.
Countries: Oman
Variables: MULV-LAW-1

The government of Oman does not provide for valuation of nonmonetary contributions, such as staying at home to take care of children or other dependents (121).
May 16, 2019, 4:24 p.m.
Countries: Norway
Variables: MULV-LAW-1

The government of Norway provides for valuation of nonmonetary contributions, such as staying at home to take care of children or other dependents (121).
May 16, 2019, 3:50 p.m.
Countries: Pakistan
Variables: MULV-LAW-1

The government of Pakistan does not provide for valuation of nonmonetary contributions, such as staying at home to take care of children or other dependents (122).
May 16, 2019, 2:56 p.m.
Countries: Papua New Guinea
Variables: MULV-LAW-1

The government of Papua New Guinea does not provide for valuation of nonmonetary contributions, such as staying at home to take care of children or other dependents (123).
May 16, 2019, 2:01 p.m.
Countries: Panama
Variables: MULV-LAW-1

The government of Panama provides for valuation of nonmonetary contributions, such as staying at home to take care of children or other dependents (123).
May 15, 2019, 2:45 p.m.
Countries: Peru
Variables: MULV-LAW-1

The government of Peru provides for valuation of nonmonetary contributions, such as staying at home to take care of children or other dependents (124).
May 15, 2019, 2:12 p.m.
Countries: Paraguay
Variables: MULV-LAW-1

The government of Paraguay provides for valuation of nonmonetary contributions, such as staying at home to take care of children or other dependents (124).
May 15, 2019, 1:18 p.m.
Countries: Poland
Variables: MULV-LAW-1

The government of Poland provides for valuation of nonmonetary contributions, such as staying at home to take care of children or other dependents (125).
May 15, 2019, 10:18 a.m.
Countries: Philippines
Variables: MULV-LAW-1

The government of the Philippines provides for valuation of nonmonetary contributions, such as staying at home to take care of children or other dependents (125).
May 15, 2019, 10:12 a.m.
Countries: Mongolia
Variables: MULV-LAW-1

The government of Mongolia provides for valuation of nonmonetary contributions, such as staying at home to take care of children or other dependents (115).
May 15, 2019, 10:12 a.m.
Countries: Moldova
Variables: MULV-LAW-1

The government of Moldova provides for valuation of nonmonetary contributions, such as staying at home to take care of children or other dependents (114).