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Gender equality in employment

Lovemore Madhuku

Gender equality in employment

the legal framework in the case of Zimbabwe

by Lovemore Madhuku

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Published by International Labour Organization, Southern Africa Multidisciplinary Advisory Team in Harare, Zimbabwe .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Zimbabwe.
    • Subjects:
    • Sex discrimination in employment -- Law and legislation -- Zimbabwe.,
    • Women"s rights -- Zimbabwe.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementLovemore Madhuku.
      SeriesDiscussion paper,, 19, Discussion paper (Southern Africa Multidisciplinary Advisory Team) ;, no. 19.
      ContributionsSouthern Africa Multidisciplinary Advisory Team.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKTZ130 .M33 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 37 p. ;
      Number of Pages37
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3739109M
      ISBN 109221125882
      LC Control Number2003408390
      OCLC/WorldCa53476746

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