Children with disabilities must not be left behind
“Children with disabilities must not be left behind” was the main message of a side event on children with disabilities at COSP, CRPD 2019 in New York, organised by the Permanent Mission of Sweden to the United Nations and the Nordic Council of Ministers, among others.
Abused children with suicidal thoughts
The latest population survey conducted by the Danish National Institute of Public Health and the University of Southern Denmark shows that violence, alcohol problems, and abuse in childhood more than double the prevalence of suicidal thoughts in Greenland. The Nordic Council wants joint...
Declaration of Support towards the role of the UN Women in the realisation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
The Nordic Council of Ministers for Gender Equality Declaration of Support towards the role of the UN Women in the realisation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development on the occasion of the 63rd Session of the Commission of the Status of Women and the bilateral meeting with the E...
Knowledge hub: The Nordic Gender Effect at Work
Investments in gender equality in the labour market have made the Nordic region one of the most prosperous areas of the world. This series of briefs shares the true story of how investments in gender equality foster employment, family wellbeing and growth. Let it be a a practical too...