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Keyword: Iceland, Array
Result: 22

An equal and diverse forestry industry in the Nordic region

The green shift will require innovation and innovation in forestry. A diversity of knowledge and experience is needed. So far, this has been a male dominated industry. We want to engage ...

Status: Finished project
Granted year: 2017
Subjects: labour and labour market
Type of project: events, network

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

Enhancing labour opportunities for women in the Nordic Countries

This comparative study between three small or medium-sized cities in the Nordic countries is aiming to identify and share best practices to improve labour market integration amongst immi...

Status: Active project
Granted year: 2017
Subjects: integration (en), labour and labour market
Type of project: events, publication

Exporting Nordic models of fatherhood, gender egalitarianism and parental leave

This project researches Nordic models of fatherhood and gender equality as hotbeds of welfare innovation and explores to what extent some countries are trying to ‘import’ similar models....

Status: Active project
Granted year: 2018
Subjects: gender equality policy
Type of project: events, publication

Full Rights for Girls in the Nordic Countries

The organisations behind this project are troubled by the increasingly harsh climate in society where alarming reports about the vulnerability of girls in the school environment and else...

Status: Finished project
Granted year: 2016
Subjects: children and youth
Type of project: kartläggning, publication

Gender Equality Education in Upper Secondary School

The interest in feminism and gender equality is rising across the Nordic region. The Nordic Forum in Malmö 2014 attracted 30 000 guests from all Nordic countries. However, there is still...

Status: Finished project
Granted year: 2014
Subjects:
Type of project: publication

Gender Equality in Nordic Media

The Nordic countries are often cited as pioneers in gender equality, yet the Nordic media remain dominated by stories about men, produced by male journalists. The fifth edition of the gl...

Status: Active project
Granted year: 2015
Subjects: culture and media, media
Type of project: events, publication

Gender equality in workplace-based learning in the Nordic countries

Many young people still choose their occupation by gender. One way to support young people to dare to choose and pursue an untraditional career choice is to support their early contact w...

Status: Finished project
Granted year: 2017
Subjects: children and youth
Type of project: network, research and studies

Gender Mainstreaming at the Local Level

Many Nordic municipalities and county councils are working actively to gender mainstream their operations and services, but sometimes the results are not disseminated well. How does the ...

Status: Finished project
Granted year: 2013
Subjects:
Type of project: events, network

Increase the Gender Equality in Nordic Film

The lack of gender equality in the Nordic film industry persists. Despite ambitious efforts to the contrary, films made by men continue to dominate both at the cinema and on TV. This pro...

Status: Finished project
Granted year: 2016
Subjects: culture and media
Type of project: events, kartläggning, publication

Men in Nursing Education

This collaborative project between two gender equality centres and two universities looks at the underrepresentation of men in nursing in the Nordic countries. Men make up only 2 % of nu...

Status: Active project
Granted year: 2017
Subjects: labour and labour market
Type of project: publication, research and studies

NORA Conference 2019

The 2019 NORA – Nordic Journal of Feminist and Gender Research – conference on critical feminist cross-disciplinary research and activities relying on contemporary and/or historical pers...

Status: Active project
Granted year: 2018
Subjects:
Type of project: events, publication

Nordic Media Activism And Journalism

The media – how gender equal are they and what does today’s media-critical activism look like? The organisations behind this project will look closer at these questions by arranging two seminars at the Nordic Forum in Malmö.

Status: Finished project
Granted year: 2013
Subjects: culture and media
Type of project: events

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 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

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