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More than 120 organisations in Nordic gender equality collaborations

2016-08-22 | For three straight years, the Nordic Council of Ministers has funded Nordic gender equality projects through a special Nordic gender equality fund. To date, more than 120 organisations have embarked on unique collaborations. A database containing information on all projects is now being launched. »

Vulnerability of students in a gender perspective

2016-06-22 | Students become ill, have children and have to stay home with sick kids – but the Nordic social security systems are not always able to respond to their needs. In a new project, four student organisations explore the financial vulnerability of students in a gender perspective. »

Gender inequality remains in healthcare

2016-06-16 | Gender-equal care means that both women and men receive the care they need. It sounds simple, but despite all the high ambitions and goals declared over the years, there are still plenty of medically unjustified gender differences in the quality of care provided in the Nordic countries. At a recent expert seminar in Mariehamn, Åland, the Nordic governments were given some tools for change. »

New online course will develop the gender equality work in schools and preschools

2016-06-07 | Now school staff will be able to discuss gender equality issues with colleagues in other Nordic countries. A new online course will help spread knowledge and good examples from schools and preschools across the Nordic region. »

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