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Reproduction is authorised provided the source is fully acknowledged, save where otherwise stated. Any restrictions on use will be referred to specifically.

Media owner
Federal Ministry of Health and Women’s Affairs
Radetzkystraße 2
1030 Vienna

Division IV Women and Equality:
Minoritenplatz 3
1010 Vienna


Content-related Responsibility, Editing, Coordination and Webdesign

Website conception, editing and technical implementation:
Birgit Eigelsreiter, Dep. IV/1 Gender Equality Policies and Legal Matters/Federal Ministry of Health and Women’s Affairs
This website belongs to Dep. IV/1 Gender Equality Policies and Legal Matters and has been implemented in cooperation with the Inter-Ministerial Working Group on Gender Mainstreaming/Gender Budgeting (IMAG GMB).

This website was created with WordPress.

Dep. IV/1 Gender Equality Policies and Legal Matters (hereinafter referred to as “We”) is responsible for the content placed on this website. Articles by external authors will only be published after our consent; however, we do not assume any responsibility or liability for them. Furthermore, we will assume no legal or content-related responsibility or liability for other websites to which this website links or hyperlinks.


The content of this website has been compiled with care and to the best of our knowledge. Yet, all information is provided without guarantee of completeness or accuracy. We will not assume any liability for the up-to-dateness, completeness, accuracy, accessibility or availability of any of the pages or for any damage resulting from the content published on this website.

References and links to other pages have been carefully selected. However, we cannot assume any liability for any such external links or external content as we have no influence on their up-to-dateness, completeness, accuracy or availability.


Digitisation of data may lead to errors. Also data and text may be displayed differently due to different browser types or versions as well as different software settings. We make every effort to keep the website up and running smoothly. However, we take no responsibility and will not be liable for the website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues.

We reserve the right to remove, complement or modify any information displayed on this website at any time as well as to completely remove this website.

The use of this website is governed by the laws of the Federal Republic of Austria.


The content and works published on this website as well as its design and layout are governed by the copyright laws of Austria. All rights in them are reserved by the copyright owner. Modification is prohibited. Any duplication, processing, distribution or any form of utilisation beyond the scope of copyright law shall require our consent and must give credits to our website.

Most pictures published on this website were taken by us. In other cases, credits are given. With regard to the photographs in our expert section, the experts assume full responsibility and guarantee that the photos displayed are in conformity with copyright laws.

Data Protection

Personal data will only be collected, processed and used insofar as this is legally required.


We want to ensure universal access to our website. Yet, it is not possible to fully do so. We are trying to gradually enhance our website according to the “Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0”, though.