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Many women victims of intimate partner violence in the EU Member States remain unprotected....
- Country profile: Gender Equality Index
With 55.5 out of 100 points, Lithuania ranks 23rd in the EU on the Gender Equality Index. Its score is 11.9 points lower than the EU score....
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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A collegial management body without women...
Action plan is being implemented in order to achieve gender equality de facto for 2015-2017
The fourth National Programme on Equal Opportunities for Women and Men 2015–2021.The Programme aims at enforcing, in a consistent, integrated and systematic manner, equal opportunities for women and m...
- PublicationViolence, Health
This paper is aiming at discussing possibilities of unemployed women, growing preteen children into the labour market.
Using theoretical and empirical studies and a national public opinion survey of Lithuanians (N=1031) of the reproductive age (18–45 y....