NIKK:s publications 1996-2011

The Nordic Gender Institute, NIKK’s predecessor, was active 1996–2011. Here you can access their reports and other publications.

Gender and power in the Nordic countries – with focus on politics and business

Gender and power in the Nordic countries – with focus on politics and business

by Kristi Niskanen (ed.) In the research project “Gender and Power in the Nordic Countries”, an interdisciplinary Nordic research team mapped out and analyzed the ...
Mapping the field of gender equality in the Nordic countries

Mapping the field of gender equality in the Nordic countries

by Minna Seikkula, NIKK This brochure presents the most important authorities and other national-level actors in the field of gender equality and gender research in ...
Gender Equality and Quality of Life. A Norwegian Perspective

Gender Equality and Quality of Life. A Norwegian Perspective

In order to find out more about men, women and gender equality, a representative survey was made in Norway in 2007, which was more detailed ...
Gender and power in the Nordic countries – a study of politics and business

Gender and power in the Nordic countries – a study of politics and business

The results of the year-long research project “Kön och makt i Norden” (“Gender and power in the Nordic region”) are presented in this leaflet. The ...
Gendered traditions and sexual acts – a high risk affair

Gendered traditions and sexual acts – a high risk affair

by Jill Lewis and Diana Anders From The Living Tomorrow Project The NIKK Living for Tomorrow project takes its point of departure from the belief ...
Multidimensional Discrimination Policies in the Nordic Countries

Multidimensional Discrimination Policies in the Nordic Countries

2008 | Download the publication in PDF
Prostitution in the Nordic Countries. Conference report

Prostitution in the Nordic Countries. Conference report

The report ”Prostitution in the Nordic Countries. Conference report, Stockholm, October 16–17, 2008″ summarises the results of a research project conducted by the Nordic Gender ...
Kön och våld – Gender & Violence. Ett nordiskt forskningsprogram 2000-2004 – slutrapport/A Nordic Research Programme 2000-2004 – Final Report (TemaNord 2005:544).

Kön och våld – Gender & Violence. Ett nordiskt forskningsprogram 2000-2004 – slutrapport/A Nordic Research Programme 2000-2004 – Final Report (TemaNord 2005:544).

This report summarizes the project Gender & Violence and discusses the conclusions which can be drawn from the work in the fields of knowledge and ...
Introduction to: The Living for Tomorrow project

Introduction to: The Living for Tomorrow project

Living for Tomorrow is a NIKK project that was based in Estonia in collaboration with the Tallinn AIDS Prevention Centre. It was a three-year development ...
Gendering Prevention Practices. A practical guide to working with gender in sexual safety and HIV/AIDS awareness education

Gendering Prevention Practices. A practical guide to working with gender in sexual safety and HIV/AIDS awareness education

by Jill Lewis This manual lays out eight sessions, each with an array of diverse learning activities, for capacity building to help participants grasp the ...
Can men do it? Men and Gender Equality – The Nordic Experience. Nordic Council of Ministers (TemaNord 2003:510)

Can men do it? Men and Gender Equality – The Nordic Experience. Nordic Council of Ministers (TemaNord 2003:510)

by Øystein Gullvåg Holter In 1999, the Nordic Council of Ministers and the Nordic Trade Union Council created a work group to look into the ...
Gender equality in many different versions

Gender equality in many different versions

2002 | by Eva Magnusson, NIKK This article looks at the variety of “versions” of gender equality that appear when one takes apart the discourses of ...
Gender equality in many different versions

Gender equality in many different versions

by Eva Magnusson, NIKK This article looks at the variety of “versions” of gender equality that appear when one takes apart the discourses of gender ...
Mobilising Gender Issues: Report from the Living for Tomorrow Project on youth, gender and HIV/AIDS prevention

Mobilising Gender Issues: Report from the Living for Tomorrow Project on youth, gender and HIV/AIDS prevention

by Jill Lewis This is an overview of what this gender-focused, youth HIV prevention project undertook, the concerns it had to consider, and what issues ...
Challenging Gender Issues: report on findings from the Living for Tomorrow project about young men’s and young women’s attitudes to men, women and sex

Challenging Gender Issues: report on findings from the Living for Tomorrow project about young men’s and young women’s attitudes to men, women and sex

by Jill Lewis and Stephen Clift This report analyses and discusses research feedback about teenagers’ ways of thinking about gender in their society, how they ...
Learning to relearn givens. PLA Notes

Learning to relearn givens. PLA Notes

by Jill Lewis Drawing on recent gender and feminist research, and the most challenging of international debates on gender and AIDS, the project, Living for ...
How to Bridge the Gap between Us? Gender and Sexual Safety, NIKK & the Living for Tomorrow NGO

How to Bridge the Gap between Us? Gender and Sexual Safety, NIKK & the Living for Tomorrow NGO

A booklet and vocabulary in Estonian, Russian and English languages written and illustrated by Estonian and Russian teenagers in the Living for Tomorrow project. This ...
Visualising Desire: HIV prevention dilemmas for women’s sexual safety in Europe

Visualising Desire: HIV prevention dilemmas for women’s sexual safety in Europe

by Jill Lewis a part of The Living for Tomorrow project The motivating concern behind this article is that women, in the diversity of their ...
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