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Portuguese Association of Women in Legal Careers

Member since 06.02.2017



Mission and objectives

The Portuguese Association of Women in Legal Careers is a non–governmental organization of Women Jurists established in 1988 with the purpose to contribute to a critical study of the Law under the perspective of Women’s Human Rights.
Since its establishment, this Association has been playing in Portugal an important and active role in all the necessary changes of the Law in order to achieve the eradication of the inequalities that affect women.

Main activities related to gender equality and women's rights

Organisation of Conferences on Women's Human Rights.
Lobbying in Parliament on Women's Human Rights.

Geographical sphere of activity


Working themes

Civil and political rights
Types of Violence
Health / Emotional and sexual life

Target group(s)


Specific years of work experience in gender equality



Address : Rua Manuel Marques, nº21-P, 1750-170 Lisboa ,Portugal
Telephone : 217594499
Adress email :
Website :

They are registered on the platform of the Euro-Mediterranean Women's Foundation

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