How climate transition in the Nordic Region will be made gender-equal
How does gender gap affect climate emissions in the Nordic Region? How is gender equality in the labour market affected by the green transition? According to Nordic ministers for gender equality, we don’t yet have sufficient knowledge to answer these questions – so we lack the means to ...
Handbook on Combating Sexual Harassment in the Judiciary
The #metoo movement has shown that sexual harassment occurs in all parts of society, including the Nordic countries’ legal systems. To address the issue, the justice ministers have produced a handbook aimed at combating sexual harassment in the sector.
Joint action on sustainable development, gender equality and children and young people
For us to meet our sustainability objectives, everyone needs to be included. Our ambition is for a sustainability, a gender equality, and a child rights and youth perspective to permeate all parts of the Nordic Council of Ministers' work and of Nordic societies. We all share respon...
We call on governments to stand up for the full and equal enjoyment of LGBTI persons’ human rights
When WorldPride 2021 kicks off in a few days’ time, we – the ministers for equali-ty from the Nordic countries – will be there to show our support for equal rights. We will continue working to improve our legislation and counteract hate, ignorance and prejudice so that lesbian, gay, bis...
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 occasi...