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Annual report from the Equality Ombudsman on aktivities and goals for the Agency during 2013. Format: pdf-file
Book that discusses aging and elderly care in a number of countries, for example Sweden, Spain and Germany....
Parental leave Act
Report on how the econoic crisis effect Swedish schools and teachers, and result in unemployment among teachers. Format: pdf-file
Country profile of Sweden - Gender Equality Index 2015
- Country profile: Gender Mainstreaming
Sweden’s Constitution sets out to combat discrimination, including, among others, on the grounds of gender in Article 2....
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The study is estimating both FGM prevalence and risk using a quantitative methodological approach....
The Nordic countries are often noted for their high level of gender equality. The media sector is no exception and it is true that almost 50 percent of Swedish journalists are female....
The book focuses on how women are represented in news media and a gender perspective on media and communication. Bibliographic Citation: ISBN: 91-44-03823-2 Format: 168 p.
It is a study on how women are represented in media. Bibliographic Citation: ISBN: 91-7267-145-9 Format: 35 p.
How can it be that women tend to be ill more often than men even though they in general live longer? The authors try to answer the question by examine a number of different factors and issues....