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Report on how the econoic crisis effect Swedish schools and teachers, and result in unemployment among teachers. Format: pdf-file
The report describe parents that use the parental leave in a gender equal way and the factos that increase the likelihodd that parents allocate parental benefit days between eachother....
These evaluation show that both the first and second reserved month increased fathers’ parental leave days.The results indicate that the parental benefit of caring for sick children is more equally di...
Policy document that descibe the Swedish governments' Gender equality politics. General direction and goals on for the policy area betwen 2011 to 2014. Format: pdf-file
Report that analyse issues concerning men and gender equality in Sweden....
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.