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Name: Decision of the General People's Committee on the employment of Arab Libyan women (No. 164 of 1998).
Country: Libya
Subject(s): Equality of opportunity and treatment
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1988
Entry into force:
Published on: Unofficial English translation, 4 p. (PDF 20KB)
ISN: LBY-1988-R-63669
Bibliography: Unofficial English translation, 4 p. PDF 20KB PDF 20KB
Abstract/Citation: Applies to all Libyan women who are able to work, wherever they work, with the exception of those working in police and customs services. Establishes that every woman who has the ability to work shall be obliged to work. Women have the right to perform all types of work and occupations, and to all vocational and job training opportunities that their job might require. Also makes provision for part-time work of women and maternity leave.

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