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About NIKK

Nordic Information for Knowledge about Gender, NIKK, is a cooperative body under the Nordic Council of Ministers.

NIKK will contribute to achieving the goals of the Nordic cooperation program for gender equality. This is mainly done through the collection and strategic dissemination of research, politics, knowledge and practice from a Nordic and cross-sectoral perspective.

NIKK also administers the Nordic Equality Fund on behalf of the Nordic Council of Ministers.


Our assignment

The Nordic Council of Ministers has decided to place NIKK (Nordic Information on Gender) as a cooperative body at the Swedish Secretariat for Gender Research, University of Gothenburg, Sweden. The assignment will last until 2022.

Read more about NIKK:s assignment here.

Swedish Secretariat for Gender Research

The secretariat collaborates with national, Nordic and European clients and partners, primarily in the university and higher education sectors. The secretariat has been located at the University of Gothenburg since 1998.

Read more about the secretariat here.