The Policy on Gender Equality in Hungary

15-03-2011

This note reviews gender equality legislation and programs in Hungary in several areas of primary importance for both policy makers and women themselves. These include the field of paid and unpaid labour, the reconciliation of paid work and care responsibilities, violence against women, access to political decision making as well as the existence of gender stereotypes in Hungarian society.

This note reviews gender equality legislation and programs in Hungary in several areas of primary importance for both policy makers and women themselves. These include the field of paid and unpaid labour, the reconciliation of paid work and care responsibilities, violence against women, access to political decision making as well as the existence of gender stereotypes in Hungarian society.