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Nordic focus on the gender effect of parental leave at CSW63

2019-03-08 | It’s only when women and men share family responsibilities equally that we can achieve economic gender equality. This is the message of the Nordic ministers for gender equality at the UN Commission on the Status of Women, CSW63. Iceland’s Prime Minister Katrín Jakobsdóttir will be initiating joint Nordic efforts to reach the UN Agenda 2030’s goal on gender equality. »

The world of work tomorrow the focus at Future of Work conference in Reykjavik

2019-02-19 | The Future of Work conference to be held in Iceland in April will take up pressing issues concerning the world of work in the future. The Future of Work is a joint conference of the International Labour Organization (ILO) and the Nordic Council of Ministers. The Icelandic presidency of the Nordic Council of Ministers will be hosting the conference, where a large number of international actors in the field will gather in the Harpa Concert and Conference Centre in Reykjavik on 4–5 April. »

Applications for funding from the Nordic Gender Equality Fund

2019-02-07 | On 1 March, applications will open for funding from the Nordic Gender Equality Fund. Approximately DKK 2 million will be distributed to Nordic gender equality projects in 2019. »

Direction of gender equality efforts identified in new programme

2019-01-31 | The Nordic countries are taking some fresh new approaches to gender equality with their new cooperation programme, being launched today, which sets the framework for gender equality efforts for the years 2019–2022. »

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2019/03/21 @ 8:47
Hurry up, only a few spots left at the Nordic conference on Future of Work: Towards the ILO Centenary in Reykjavik! Make sure to save your seat: https://t.co/HPRbhb54ev

#futureofwork #nordicsolutions https://t.co/IGc78imXFe
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2019/03/13 @ 8:14
Important note from the audience on how not only the care of children effect the pensions, but also the care of the elderly that often women take responsibility for. #NordicSolutions #closethegap #csw64
2019/03/13 @ 8:00
Knowledge is a tool for change. Check out the Nordic gender effect at work knowledge hub. #nordicsolutions #CSW63 #csw2019 #nordics https://t.co/VZ26MgYEfW
2019/03/13 @ 7:13
The life-long unequal sharing of unpaid caring and household responsibilities contributes to a gender pay gap and a pension gap, the expert states. #sharethecare is important not just for today, but also to ensure equality in pensions. #nordicsolutions at #csw63
2019/03/13 @ 5:41
"vi kan inte gå i mål i jämställdhetspolitiken utan ett genusperspektiv och en forskningsbaserad grund" Fredrik Bondestam, NIKK, presenterar vårt arbete med jämställdhet i arbetslivet #nordicequality #nrpol #svpol https://t.co/8C3SO69sBA NIKKtweet photo
2019/03/13 @ 5:23
Idag är NIKK på plats i Sveriges riksdag när Nordiska rådets sv. delegation bjuder in till seminarium om jämställdhet i arbetslivet. @YlvaJohansson lyfter den könssegregerade arbetsmarknaden. #nrpol #nordicequality #svpol https://t.co/uZ5DIZbW4h NIKKtweet photo
2019/03/12 @ 13:18
The dad’s are virtually in the room - messages from dad deliverered to the ministers and to all the change makers in the audience here at #csw63 discussing #nordicsolutions and the importance to #ShareTheCare 👋🙌 https://t.co/u95oTlVJ8M NIKKtweet photo
2019/03/12 @ 12:46
#nordicsolutions 👇👇👇 https://t.co/tBwH8EKJ5G
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All the bags ran out so quickly, but you can find all the content in them in the online knowledge hub https://t.co/VZ26MgYEfW There you can download and read briefs on gender equality and parental leave, leadership and much more #ShareTheCare https://t.co/TxlElJo3Mm
2019/03/12 @ 12:37
Shared and paid parental leave - knowledgw, solutions and challenges: https://t.co/rxCmUaEzCB #nordicsolutions #sharethecare #csw63
2019/03/12 @ 12:28
All the bags ran out so quickly, but you can find all the content in them in the online knowledge hub https://t.co/VZ26MgYEfW There you can download and read briefs on gender equality and parental leave, leadership and much more #ShareTheCare https://t.co/TxlElJo3Mm NIKKtweet photo
2019/03/12 @ 12:15
This is change in the making! Dad’s stories brought to the policy makers at @un_csw 👏 #nordicsolutions #sharethecare #csw63 https://t.co/TsbQOWQ39A
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Dads! We took your #SharetheCare messages back to policy makers at @UN_CSW. Your voice has been heard and the Nordic Ministers for #GenderEquality are committed to driving change in shared #parentalLeave.
https://t.co/WpiCfzCl5m

#CSW63 #NordicSolutions #GenderEquality https://t.co/3B8H8ao02U
2019/03/12 @ 12:13
Great that moderator @FemiOke invites the audience to participate in the conversation on the hashtag #sharethecare.

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