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Women and Law: European Union

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European Union & women's rights

Article 23 : Equality between women and men

"Equality between women and men must be ensured in all areas, including employment, work and pay.

The principle of equality shall not prevent the maintenance or adoption of measures providing for specific advantages in favour of the under-represented sex."

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