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Keyword: genderbased violence
Result: 11

Confronting Gendered Violence: Focus on Perpetrators

“Confronting Gendered Violence: Focus on Perpetrators" is a conference held in Helsinki, 30 November - 2 December 2016. The conference sets focus on the contexts of perpetrators in the N...

Status: Finished project
Granted year: 2016
Subjects: genderbased violence, masculinities
Type of project: events

Exit prostitution

So-called ‘exit’ programmes have been set up in several Nordic countries. The purpose of these programmes is to help women and men in prostitution to leave the sex industry. The project ...

Status: Finished project
Granted year: 2014
Subjects: genderbased violence, prostitution (en)
Type of project: events

Gendered Violence – Nordic-Baltic Dialogue

Gender-based violence is a global problem that is usually confronted only locally or nationally. The project Gendered Violence – Nordic-Baltic Dialogue aimed to establish Nordic-Baltic p...

Status: Finished project
Granted year: 2014
Subjects: genderbased violence, law and laws, masculinities
Type of project: network

Investigation of harassment and sexual harassment at work

Sexual harassment is a major problem in the hotel and restaurant industry. Studies of experienced sexual harassment amongst members of the Norwegian Commonwealth Association and the Dani...

Status: Active project
Granted year: 2017
Subjects: genderbased violence, labour and labour market, sexual harassments
Type of project: research and studies

Nordic MenEngage Conference – Making the Invisible Visible

The main activity of this project is a Nordic MenEngage Conference in Oslo, February 2017. NGOs and actors working with boys and men will share and spread knowledge on how to work practi...

Status: Finished project
Granted year: 2016
Subjects: genderbased violence, masculinities
Type of project: events

Nordic Network Against Sex Trade

The Swedish law prohibiting the purchase of sexual services went into effect in 1999 and has helped change the general view of prostitution. The law has become an important tool in the w...

Status: Finished project
Granted year: 2013
Subjects: genderbased violence, prostitution (en)
Type of project: events, network

Nordic Network Against Sexism and Hate Speech

People’s open access to online forums, comment fields and debates in social media is generally considered to greatly benefit the democratic dialogue in society. However, the tone can be ...

Status: Finished project
Granted year: 2016
Subjects: genderbased violence, sexual harassments
Type of project: events, network, publication

Reinforced Cooperation among Nordic Women’s Centres

The network Nordic Women Against Violence (NKMV) has arranged a number of yearly conferences aimed to strengthen the cooperation between Nordic women’s centres and organisations combatin...

Status: Finished project
Granted year: 2014
Subjects: genderbased violence, masculinities
Type of project: events

Resolution 1325 in the Nordic Region

The Nordic countries work closely with NATO, are present in conflict areas and participate in peace processes, but what priority do they give to issues related to women, peace and securi...

Status: Finished project
Granted year: 2013
Subjects: genderbased violence
Type of project: events

Sexism in the Hotel, Restaurant and Tourism Industry

Sexual harassment and sexism in the hotel, restaurant and tourism industry has long been a problem. In this project, relevant Nordic trade unions joined forces to review the research in ...

Status: Finished project
Granted year: 2014
Subjects: genderbased violence, labour and labour market, sexual harassments
Type of project: events

Violence among young couples

How can intimate partner violence among young couples be prevented in the Nordic countries? The answer to this question was discussed in April 2016 in Oslo at the first-ever Nordic exper...

Status: Finished project
Granted year: 2015
Subjects: genderbased violence, masculinities
Type of project: events

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