This act lays down a general framework for the protection and promotion of gender equality as fundamental values of the Republic of Croatia. It is aligned with the provisions of international rules in force, as well as the European directives related to gender equality. It regulates the method of protection from discrimination on grounds of sex and establishment of equal opportunities for women and men. The act notably defines the terms of gender equality, direct and indirect discrimination, harassment and sexual harassment as well as the main fields in which it applies (employment and occupation, education, political parties).
This platform is part of the Axis 1 "Strengthening the capacities of equality actors" of the Priority Solidarity Fund "Women for the future in the Mediterranean" funded by the French Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs and led by the European Institute of the Mediterranean, in the framework of the project “Developing Women's Empowerment” labelled by the Union for the Mediterranean.