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Keyword: Norway, Array
Result: 43

A care-crisis in the women-friendly welfare states?

The interest of the network is to discuss the status of care work in the Nordic welfare states in the light of the neo-liberal turn in politics, and moreover, what this means for gender ...

Status: Active project
Granted year: 2017
Subjects: health care and medical care
Type of project: network

A Nordic model for youth driven prevention of sexual harassment and violations

As recently evidenced by the metoo movement, women and girls as well as LGBTIQ, continue to experience sexism and violations in the public space, also in the Nordic countries. With the p...

Status: Active project
Granted year: 2018
Subjects: sexual harassments
Type of project: publication

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

Deconstructing Structural Inequality: Gender Equality in Reindeer Herding Sámi Communities

The primary purpose of the project is to develop a network to promote dialogue on gender-specific structural inequality in the reindeer herder communities. The participants will contribu...

Status: Active project
Granted year: 2018
Subjects: financial equality, labour and labour market
Type of project: kartläggning, network

Economic Gender Equality in the Nordic Region

Economic gender equality is a requirement for a gender-equal society. With a focus on influence and participation, this project focused on the issue of women’s economic situation in the ...

Status: Finished project
Granted year: 2014
Subjects: economy
Type of project: network

Establishing a Nordic Mentoring Network

Mentoring has proved to be an effective method for career and leadership development, and for helping more people enter the labour market. The method differs depending on the target grou...

Status: Finished project
Granted year: 2014
Subjects: labour and labour market
Type of project: network

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 and Law

The purpose of this project is to address issues related to gender equality policy in the Nordic region, such as men’s violence against women, discrimination in the labour market and the...

Status: Finished project
Granted year: 2014
Subjects: law and laws
Type of project: events

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 Equality, Transport And Climate

The purpose of the project was to enable researchers from different Nordic countries to bring attention to research on gender and transport. Organisers of the project arranged a works...

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

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

Gender Perspectives and Climate in the Arctic

Climate change and growing industries have changed people’s lives in the Nordic and Russian Arctic. Researchers from Finland, Sweden, Norway and Russia collaborated in this project to st...

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

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