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Women in Lithuanian society

Giedrė Purvaneckienė

Women in Lithuanian society

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by Giedrė Purvaneckienė

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Published by United Nations Development Programme in Vilnius .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Lithuania
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- Lithuania -- Statistics,
    • Family -- Lithuania -- Statistics,
    • Sexism -- Lithuania -- Satistics

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 66)

      StatementGiedrė Purvaneckienė.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1665.9 .P87 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination66 p. :
      Number of Pages66
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL746631M
      ISBN 109986442281
      LC Control Number97139918
      OCLC/WorldCa39229550

      % of Lithuanian women have been victims of male physical or sexual violence or threats after their 16th birthday. This represents today such a severe problem for this country that, in my opinion, President Grybauskaite should personally get involved and take the necessary measures to turn around this devastating trend. Kaunas, Lithuania women for marriage I am a simple woman with a good heart, living and working in Lithuania. I am optimistic, I like to laugh and spend time with my friends and family, I love to travel, meeting new people.


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