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Fundamental Law of Hungary

Magyarország Alaptörvénye

The new Fundamental Law of Hungary contains several references to gender equality. Article XV includes the prohibition of discrimination based on gender among others (2), and states that "women and men shall have equal rights" (3). It also states that Hungary adopts special measures to promote the implementation of legal equality (4), and that "Hungary shall adopt special measures to protect children, women, the elderly and persons living with disability" (5).