Rights, notably social security benefits or residence, are the rights that accrue to an individual but which originate from and depend on her or his relationship with another person, usually a relationship of parenthood, marriage or cohabitation.
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(2) European Commission (2010). Direct and Indirect Gender Discrimination in Old-Age Pensions in 33 European Countries. European Network of Legal Experts in the Field of Gender Equality.