Pregnancy discrimination

 

Pregnancy discrimination is when a woman is discriminated against due to pregnancy, intention to become pregnant or even her potential to become pregnant, e.g. when she has expressed a desire to have children or is considered to be likely to become pregnant.  It is considered a form of gender discrimination.  Risk of discrimination can impact the choice of women to have children. 

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