Gender equality

Gender equality

30 November 2017
Ever wondered what it takes to achieve a gender balanced and diverse staff? In academia, the most knowledge-intensive sector in society, the answers are hard to find. In this podcast, the experts discuss barriers and offer solutions.
14 September 2017
A new study shows that the gender gap in management increases after couples have their first child.
16 May 2017
The history of divorce reveals hidden stories of love, domestic violence and societal ideals for a healthy marriage.
3 May 2017
When Harriet Bjerrum Nielsen interviewed three generations of Norwegian women and men, she discovered how the emotional perception of gender has developed over time.
26 October 2016
Men still hire men at the highest levels of society. According to researcher Siri Terjesen, gender quotas in the boardroom are the key to counteracting this culture of bias.
14 October 2016
According to sociologist Ingvill Stuvøy, the debate on surrogacy has added new meanings to the concept of equality.
26 November 2015
Researchers highly critical of the conservative Norwegian Cabinet’s new White Paper on equality.
15 October 2015
Men living in highly gender equal societies have better quality of life than men in less gender equal societies, according to new research from Øystein Gullvåg Holter.
14 July 2015
There is still certain scepticism towards female soldiers in the Norwegian Armed Forces. According to researcher, changes have to be made before the first set of female conscripts arrive.
20 December 2013

The greatest gender differences concerning the division of labour occur during the Christmas preparations. There will be no magical Christmas without mum's efforts.

27 September 2013

During the course of 200 years, a European ideal concerning equality gradually became a Norwegian export commodity. The fight for equal rights was not necessarily, however, what led Norway to being at the forefront of equality. The liberalisation of the economy was just as important, according to a new book celebrating Norwegian history of equality from 1814-2013.

17 September 2013

Boys in primary school talk about their feelings and hold hands. And they are very, very concerned about their bodies and appearance.

4 July 2012

Gender equality in the family reduces the risk of violence by two-thirds. This is according to a new European study.

11 April 2007

The old measures cannot take us all the way. The key to economic gender equality is the father, claims economist Hilde Bojer.

Publikasjoner

Forfatter(e):
Schmidt, Evanthia Kalpazidou and Marina Cacace
Publisert:
2017
Forfatter(e):
Holter, Øystein Gullvåg
Publisert:
2017
Forfatter(e):
Bjørnholt, Margunn, Kari Stefansen, Agata Wężyk and Dorota Merecz-Kot
Publisert:
2017
Forfatter(e):
Kauhanen, Antti
Publisert:
2017
Forfatter(e):
Ortenblad, Anders, Raili Marling & Snjezana Vasiljevic
Publisert:
2016
Forfatter(e):
Lange, Siri & Inge Tvedten
Publisert:
2016