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Women make up the majority of users of nursing and care services
Among the users of nursing and care services, women are in the majority, both in total and in the age groups, with the exception of the youngest group - the under 18s.
26.06.2017
Women dealers empowered by selling drugs
Female drug dealers are a minority. According to sociologist Heidi Grundetjern, they gain self-confidence by succeeding in a cutthroat business, but they do not challenge the male dominance.
22.06.2017
Women have poorer legal protection than men from online hate
It is crucial that gender gets added to the list of motives in hate crime legislation if women are to enjoy greater legal protection, says Dr. Moa Bladini.
21.06.2017
Gender and World Refugee Day 2017
It's World Refugee Day and Pride month. How is the Norwegian system's treatment of queer asylum seekers? Deniz Akin will defend her PhD dissertation this month (June, 2017), and you can read more about her project here.
20.06.2017