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Name: Law concerning the Promotion of Women's Career Activities (Law No. 64 of 4 September 2015).
Country: Japan
Subject(s): Equality of opportunity and treatment
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2015-08-28
Entry into force:
ISN: JPN-2015-L-102960
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=102960&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Government e-Laws, http://law.e-gov.go.jp/, Japan PDF of Law in Japanese PDF of Law in Japanese (consulted on 2016-11-09)
Abstract/Citation: The Law applies to both the public and private sector and obliges large-scale companies with 301 or more employees, to establish quantitative targets to promote women's career activities. The Government has an obligation to draft and adopt a policy on the development of women's careers.
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