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Advancing Gender Equality: A Presidential Pledge

President Nikos Christodoulides has made historic strides in advancing gender equality, with 39% female representation in cabinet positions and 40% on Administrative Boards, as well as introducing policies against sexist behavior and harassment. Initiatives include increased support for singleparent and large families, legislation to address the gender pay gap, and a National Strategy to combat violence against women.