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Original name: Kadın Erkek Fırsat Eşitliği Komisyonu Kanunu
Name: Act No. 5840 dated 25/02/2009 on the Committee on Equal Opportunities for Women and Men.
Country: Turkey
Subject(s): Equality of opportunity and treatment
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2009-02-25
Entry into force:
Published on: Resmi Gazete, 2009-03-24, No. 27179, pp. 1-2
ISN: TUR-2009-L-82445
Bibliography: Resmi Gazete, 2009-03-24, No. 27179, pp. 1-2
Gazette in Turkish Gazette in Turkish Resmi Gazette, Turkey PDF in Turkish PDF in Turkish (consulted on 2009-12-07)
Abstract/Citation: The aim of the Act is to protect and improve the situation of women, to ensure equal opportunities for women and men in Turkey to follow the development on an international level, etc. The Act provides for the creation of the Committee, its role, powers, working methods and principles.

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