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European network of legal experts in gender equality and non-discrimination

Sweden

Legislative changes to reduce the period of parental leave for parents coming to Sweden with older children

Date: 7 March 2017. Topics

Legislative changes to increase protection against discrimination

Date: 18 January 2017. Topics

Country report Gender equality: How are EU rules transposed into national law?

Date: 10 November 2016. Topics

A new chapter 3 on ‘active measures’  – on inter alia equal pay montoring – enters into force 1 January 2017

State of affairs 01 January 2016

Date: 19 October 2016. Topics

Police Roma Registration regarded as discrimination

Private Landlord avoiding to enter into contracts with “foreigners”

The number of days not transferable between parents is increased from 60 to 90 in order to make the use of the parental benefit scheme more equal between the sexes, i.e. make fathers use more of the available days.

Date: 17 February 2016. Topics

State of affairs 01 January 2014

Date: 7 November 2014. Topics
Presentation of research into Roma discrimination by the State in the past.

Ethnic Discrimination in an area falling outside the directives 2000/43 and 2000/78

Ethnic Discrimination in an area falling outside the directives 2000/43 and 2000/78
Ethnic Discrimination in an area falling outside the directives 2000/43 and 2000/78.
Debate on religious and ethnic accommodation
Extension of legal protection against age discrimination extended to new areas.
The requirement of reasonable adaptation before dismissal in The Employment Protection Act and with regard to disability in the Discrimination Act
Date: 23 October 2012. Topics

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