National Institute for Women (INMUJERES)

National Institute for Women (INMUJERES)
Key objectives of the measure:

The general objective is to promote and foster conditions that enable non-discrimination, equality of opportunities and of treatment between the genders, the full exercise of the rights of women and their equal participation in the political, cultural, economic and social life of the country.

Scope of the measure:
Nature of the measure:
Main feature of the measure:

This Institute considers all Mexican and foreign women, who are in the national territory and the Mexicans abroad, who can participate in the programs, services and activities as subjects of the rights it guarantees.

Results expected through the implementation of the measure:

In the period from 2013 to 2015, INMUJERES worked in the National Program for the Equality of Opportunities and Non-Discrimination against Women, PROIGUALDAD, whose goal is to achieve substantive equality between women and men, within a framework of strict respect for the human rights of women and girls.

Financial resources allocated to implement the measure:

The information about budget is not available.

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