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What’s going on in Swedish gender research and in national research policy? How is our work with gender mainstreaming progressing? What’s the latest news about our gender mainstreaming work? We write about new research, keep an eye on the developments in research policy, provide in-depth analyses and gather information about upcoming events and opportunities for project funding.

’Security at g16 should have been handled differently’

2016-12-07 12:02

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During a public session of the gender studies conference g16, which was held 23–25 November in Linköping, Sweden, an external visi...

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The organizing committee of g16: We must mobilize better for safe spaces

2016-12-06 16:00

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From the organizing committee of the g16 conference, we would like to thank Jin Haritaworn for their story about, and important re...

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The New Gender Equality Policy Focuses on Education System

2016-12-01 14:45

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The Swedish government has now set out the direction for future gender equality policy. In addition to a new gender equality agenc...

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Röster från g16 // Voices from g16

2016-11-24 10:30

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Möt några av de omkring 400 besökarna på Sveriges största genuskonferens, g16, i Linköping. Här publicerar vi deras röster, tankar...

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Portrait: political poet and new professor

2016-11-21 12:44

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Hanna Hallgren is the much-appreciated poet who was recently appointed professor of literary composition at the University of Goth...

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Funding for research on gender equality in academia

2016-11-14 10:58

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The Nordic countries often find themselves at the very top of international gender equality rankings. But when it comes to the sha...

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Journey through the night at g16

2016-11-07 15:52

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Poet, author and researcher Mara Lee will take the participants at Sweden’s largest gender conference, g16, on a journey through t...

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Different paths to gender equality in Nordic academia

2016-11-02 10:22

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The higher the level in the academic hierarchy, the fewer the women. Several campaigns to increase the gender equality in academia...

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Portrait: The pioneer of intersectional analysis

2016-10-25 13:35

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Diana Mulinari is a pioneer when it comes to intersectionality. She and her colleagues Irene Molina and Paulina de los Reyes are k...

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Nina Lykke new honorary doctor at Karlstad University

2016-10-18 14:44

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Renowned scholars Donna Haraway, Rosi Braidotti and Jackie Stacey will help celebrate Professor Nina Lykke when she becomes new ho...

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Gender issues in focus in US election campaign

2016-10-13 10:32

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The upcoming US election will go down in history. For the first time ever, a woman has a realistic chance of winning. Her only tru...

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