Swedish companies ‘soon least gender equal in the Nordic countries’: report

Swedish companies ‘soon least gender equal in the Nordic countries’: report

The share of women on the management of listed Swedish companies has stood still for five years, meaning Sweden risks soon having the least gender-equal business world of any Nordic country, a new report released for International Women's Day has found.

The five principles followed by Stockholm’s most gender-equal companies
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The five principles followed by Stockholm’s most gender-equal companies

How women’s rights became human rights in Sweden
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How women’s rights became human rights in Sweden

Stockholm’s women are more highly educated than men – but paid less: study

Stockholm’s women are more highly educated than men – but paid less: study

Sweden could include non-binary gender in official statistics

Sweden could include non-binary gender in official statistics

Swedish parents won’t be gender equal for 20 years: report

Swedish parents won’t be gender equal for 20 years: report

Mayor of Stockholm: ‘You can be a mother and a fantastic politician’
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Mayor of Stockholm: ‘You can be a mother and a fantastic politician’

PODCAST: How norm criticism can make your company more gender equal
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PODCAST: How norm criticism can make your company more gender equal

PODCAST: How to recruit with greater diversity
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PODCAST: How to recruit with greater diversity

PODCAST: How to measure gender equality in the workplace
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PODCAST: How to measure gender equality in the workplace

PODCAST: How to bring a gender equality policy to life
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PODCAST: How to bring a gender equality policy to life

PODCAST: How to increase female representation in leadership positions
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PODCAST: How to increase female representation in leadership positions

Why Stockholm businesses are rethinking the 9-5
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Why Stockholm businesses are rethinking the 9-5

Stockholm’s best-known businesses pledge to further gender equality
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Stockholm’s best-known businesses pledge to further gender equality

Stockholm bans sexist advertising in public spaces

Stockholm bans sexist advertising in public spaces

PODCAST: A Woman’s Place episode six. Jana, Iolanda, and the future of robots
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PODCAST: A Woman’s Place episode six. Jana, Iolanda, and the future of robots

Opinion: It’s time for a male contraceptive pill in Sweden

Opinion: It’s time for a male contraceptive pill in Sweden

Gender equality in Stockholm: What’s in it for men?
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Gender equality in Stockholm: What’s in it for men?

PODCAST: A Woman’s Place episode four. ‘Denise, Paula, and the naked Swedes’.
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PODCAST: A Woman’s Place episode four. ‘Denise, Paula, and the naked Swedes’.

Gender equality means Nordic men happier with family life: Swedish study

Gender equality means Nordic men happier with family life: Swedish study

Is this the best place in the world to be a woman?
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Is this the best place in the world to be a woman?

Opinion: ‘Give half of research grants to women, then we’ll have more women Nobel Prize winners’

Opinion: ‘Give half of research grants to women, then we’ll have more women Nobel Prize winners’

‘We think we’re an equal society, but harassment happens here too’

‘We think we’re an equal society, but harassment happens here too’

Sweden’s Foreign Minister Wallström awarded UN prize for gender equality work

Sweden’s Foreign Minister Wallström awarded UN prize for gender equality work

Children at Sweden’s gender-neutral preschools more likely to play with both boys and girls: study

Children at Sweden’s gender-neutral preschools more likely to play with both boys and girls: study

Stockholm suburb to get ‘feminist urban planning’ redesign

Stockholm suburb to get ‘feminist urban planning’ redesign

Sweden’s national rail operator challenges gender norms in new ad

Sweden’s national rail operator challenges gender norms in new ad

‘Women can do anything they decide to’: Sweden team sends a message with new shirts

‘Women can do anything they decide to’: Sweden team sends a message with new shirts

96 percent of movies on Netflix directed by men: Swedish study

96 percent of movies on Netflix directed by men: Swedish study

Sweden presents new national gender equality authority

Sweden presents new national gender equality authority

Swedes named fourth most gender equal in the world

Swedes named fourth most gender equal in the world

These stats show Swedish driving isn’t so gender equal

These stats show Swedish driving isn’t so gender equal

Why women in Sweden will work for free by November

Why women in Sweden will work for free by November

Sweden ‘worst in Nordics’ on sexist advertising: report

Sweden ‘worst in Nordics’ on sexist advertising: report

Sweden to launch new national equality authority

Sweden to launch new national equality authority

Sweden’s military gets special gender handbook

Sweden’s military gets special gender handbook

Sweden achieves gender parity on government boards

Sweden achieves gender parity on government boards

Spoof video proves just how gender equal Swedes are

Spoof video proves just how gender equal Swedes are

Swedes world’s most keen on gender equality

Swedes world’s most keen on gender equality

Stockholm boasts new network for women in tech

Stockholm boasts new network for women in tech

‘Sweden may have equal boards in four years’

‘Sweden may have equal boards in four years’

Swedish PM homes in on feminism in key speech

Swedish PM homes in on feminism in key speech

Sweden dedicates €2 million to empower Egyptian women

Sweden dedicates €2 million to empower Egyptian women

Swedish museum gets gender neutral toilet sign

Swedish museum gets gender neutral toilet sign

‘Sweden is not some kind of equality paradise’

‘Sweden is not some kind of equality paradise’

Jobseeking students told to boycott ‘sexist firms’

Jobseeking students told to boycott ‘sexist firms’

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Swedish women’s pensions lower than men’s

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Legislate right to full-time employment: Left Party

Boys’ ‘anti-studying’ culture hurts Swedish school equality: study

Boys’ ‘anti-studying’ culture hurts Swedish school equality: study

Minister touts new law on board gender quotas

Minister touts new law on board gender quotas

Reinfeldt discussed equality in the UN

Reinfeldt discussed equality in the UN

Sweden most gender equal country in the EU

Sweden most gender equal country in the EU