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What should be done in case of discrimination?

Verified 27 novembre 2020 - Directorate of Legal and Administrative Information (Prime Minister), Ministry of Justice

Discrimination is intended to discriminate against a person on grounds prohibited by law. For example, origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, political, philosophical or religious convictions. Discrimination on one of these grounds is punishable by criminal law As a victim, you can ask the court to sentence the discriminator to criminal punishment and to pay you damages.

What applies to you ?

Depending on your personal situation, the steps to take may vary.

Is this discrimination of a sexual or sexist nature?
Is this discrimination in the field of work?
Is the discriminator a public official?