harassment related to sex

Definition

Unwanted conduct related to the sex of a person occurring with the purpose or effect of violating the dignity of that person, and of creating an intimidating, hostile, degrading, humiliating or offensive environment.

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Source(s)

European Commission (2015). Gender Equality Law in 33 European Countries: How are EU Rules Transposed into National Law in 2014? European Network of Legal Experts in the Field of Gender Equality.

URI: http://eige.europa.eu/taxonomy/term/1232