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Fiu in the making for discrimination to pregnancy

Fiu in the making for discrimination to pregnancy

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There is a hotline for women who for example lost their job due to discrimination due to pregnancy or early motherhood.

The College for the protection of Human Rights made that Tuesday known. With the reports that come in, hoping the supervisor better insight into the risks that women run.

Discrimination of women because they are pregnant or just mother have become, according to the college too often. Every year, tens of thousands of women, according to the supervisor.

Some people get even their jobs due to be lost, for example because their temporary contract was not renewed, or their flexible employment contract is dissolved. Pregnancy is allowed according to the law, however, is not the reason for it.

Apart from security turns out, according to the college that pregnant women on the labour market more frequently reward or storage fail, and is more critical than their colleagues followed in their functioning. Women who believe this, may, as from Monday 22 may with their story on the new hotline.

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