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Latvia scores 62.1 out of 100 points in EIGE's Gender Equality Index 2021. Find out why and explore all the scores on our website.
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Violence against women is rooted in women’s unequal status in society, and that status reflects the unbalanced distribution of social, political, and economic power among women and men in society....
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The first strategic document in the field of gender equality policy in Latvia. Format: pdf-file
The paper describes situation of families with children in Latvia in the context of possibilities to reconcile work and family lives. Format: pdf-file
Website of the Ministry of Welfare Branch information on gender quality issues....
The Programme is a medium-term policy planning document, which is developed for a time period of four years and includes both specific and horizontal measures for the implementation of gender equality...
The promotional work presents an analysis of work-family reconciliation in Latvia in relation to forming of family-friendly workplaces while assessing the experience, practices and possibilities of th...
The research paper provides an analysis of what hinders and what facilitates formation of family-friendly workplaces in Latvia. Format: pdf-file
Plan is a continuation of previous development planning document - gender equality policy launched by the Programme for the Implementation of Gender Equality Format: pdf-file
Country profile of Latvia - Gender Equality Index 2015