This chapter had been served by O. Uvarova, Candidate of Legal Sciences, Professor regarding the Department of Theory of State and Law of Yaroslav Mudryi nationwide Law University.
The worldwide Gender Gap Report 20151 published in 2015, specifies the Gender Gap Index. In line with the World Economic Forum, this will be a research that is global of with regards to of sex equality. When you look at the viewpoint of writers, measuring is carried out in four spheres that are key
- Financial participation and job possibilities.
- Health insurance and success.
- Governmental liberties and possibilities.
Iceland, Norway, Finland, Sweden, Ireland, Rwanda, the Philippines, Switzerland, Slovenia and brand brand New Zealand are ranked among Top-10 nations by Gender Equality Index. Ukraine took 67 th destination among 142 nations and made its position worse by 11 points than in 2014, with regards to had been using 56 th destination.
Based on another rating – the Gender Inequality Index 20152, which shows such areas of human development as reproductive health, financial status and stretching of women’s rights and opportunities when compared to men, – Ukraine takes 83 th place among 150 nations.
Regardless of the existence of specific guidelines of Ukraine (“On Ensuring Equal Rights and Opportunities of Women and Men”, “On Principles of Prevention and Discrimination that is combating in, “On Prevention of Domestic Violence” etc. ), their conditions are primarily declarative because of the after reasons: