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Summer vacation at nikk.no

2018-06-18 | During summer we at NIKK will be pausing our updates here at nikk.no. However, from mid August you will be able to read news about politics, practice and research within the field of gender equality in the Nordics again. We wish you a happy and pleasant summer! »

Major challenges await Greenland’s new minister for gender equality

2018-06-14 | Greenland has a new gender equality minister after this spring’s early election, and the gender equality issues have been transferred to a new ministry. Yet gender equality did not dominate the pre-election debate, despite substantial needs in the area. »

Unequal distribution of part-time work and family responsibilities in the Nordic countries

2018-06-07 | In the Nordic countries, part-time work is much more common among women than men. This affects both the gender equality in the labour market and the economic opportunities available to women and men. NIKK, Nordic Information on Gender, has compiled the results of three research reports on part-time work into a factsheet reviewing the causes and consequences of part-time work in the Nordic region. »

Nordic initiatives made impact at conference on men and gender equality

2018-05-24 | How can the prevailing masculinity norms be changed? This was the central issue discussed at the recent international conference on men and gender equality, ICMEO, arranged in Stockholm. The 2-day conference programme also covered topics such as methods to prevent violence in the Nordic countries. »

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2018/06/18 @ 5:54
Nu tar vi på NIKK ett twitterupphåll inför semestern. På https://t.co/ZUguDf7gf8 kan du dock alltid hitta kunskap om politik, praktik, fakta och forskning på jämställdhetsområdet i Norden. Vi hörs igen i mitten av augusti. Glad sommar!
#nordicequality https://t.co/xKXxnTENWc
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2018/06/14 @ 4:08
Grönland har fått en ny jämställdhetsminister efter vårens val, och frågorna har bytt departement. Jämställdhetsfrågorna har dock inte dominerat valdebatten, trots stora behov på området. https://t.co/St3RjH9ocP
#nordicequality https://t.co/ZPWMAzzdM2
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2018/06/13 @ 4:18
Ett uppdaterat EU-direktiv om föräldraledighet kan leda till öronmärkta pappamånader i Danmark: https://t.co/E9qb92mJyW Samtidigt visar NIKK:s kartläggning att föräldraförsäkringens utformning påverkar männens uttag: https://t.co/zVtHSDJ2C6
#nordicequality
2018/06/11 @ 2:48
Call for Papers: Planning and Policy processes – Gender and diversity mainstreaming. Workshops on Gendering Smart Mobilities in the Nordic Region, Stockholm 17th-18th September, 2018. Deadline 1st August. https://t.co/6z54CtZb0h
#nordicequality
2018/06/08 @ 3:06
De nordiska ambassaderna i Washington håller en Twitter Townhall i em kl 16 för en diskussion om jämställdhet och lika rättigheter. Delta gärna! https://t.co/rb9n5BSyPC NIKKtweet photo
2018/06/07 @ 6:54
Kvinnor i Norden arbetar deltid i högre utsträckning än män, vilket påverkar både ekonomin och pensionen. För att skapa balans krävs en jämnare fördelning av deltids- och omsorgsarbete mellan kvinnor och män. https://t.co/vgh6CSRTrS #nordicequality
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