Situaţia femeii în România
Women's situation in Romania
Starting from the historical premises for gender equality in Romania, the book analyses the process of woman emancipation as a part of the objective of modernization and development of the Romanian society. The gender issues are related to factors promoting engendering political agenda, women education and women labour force participation, state mechanisms as institutional frame for women promotion, national legislation for equal opportunities, the role of civil society in raising the awareness for harmonizing the professional life with the family and private life of women, the mechanisms of violence prevention and treatment of the effects of violence etc. One big chapter underlines the initiatives and directions of action in promoting and sustaining equal opportunities for men and women in the gender policies reforms in Romania.