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- Good practice
Until 2013, the SGP (Staatkundig Gereformeerde Partij or Reformed Political Party) was unique among Dutch political parties in that, based on its interpretation of the Bible, it prohibited women from ...
- Good practiceHealth, Violence
Piloting a new approach to fighting FGM...
Report on the situation of gender equality in The Netherlands. Covered areas: Labour market, education, corperate business, income. Format: Pdf-file
Main targets and description of the governmental gender equality policy Format: pdf-file
Advisory report on flexibility in working hours and private, family life. Advice on flexibility in services, such as childcare facilities Format: pdf-file
Report on flexibility of working hours. Participation in society viewed from the perspective of citizens Format: pdf-file
Country profile of Netherlands- Gender Equality Index 2015
- Country profile: Gender Mainstreaming
In the 2000 Multi-Year Policy Plan: Emancipation, the Dutch government announced its preconditions for gender mainstreaming and required both departmental and interdepartmental structures to be set up...
- Good practiceCulture
Women lack charisma in media eyes...