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NIKK stands for Nordic Information on Gender. NIKK is a Nordic cooperation body under the Nordic Council of Ministers. We collect and disseminate knowledge about politics and practice, facts and research in the area of ​​gender equality in a Nordic perspective.


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What do we know about sexual harassment? Overview presents knowledge

The 15th of October, it was three years since Metoo started and rapidly spread around the world. We highlighted that day by publishing “Sexually harassed at work – A brief overview of the research in the Nordic countries.”

The publication is a great way to get an overview of the Nordic research on this burning issue.

Read “Sexually harassed at work – A brief overview of the research in the Nordic countries” here


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Sustainability and gender equality in the high-tech working life of the future

The Nordic Council of Ministers and the Nordic cooperation program Generation 2030 have commissioned NIKK to develop a knowledge base. The documentation will examine how the Nordic countries work to achieve a better gender balance in education and occupations that are in demand in the scientific and technical fields and how this is expected to contribute to sustainability and equality in future labour markets.

Sustainability and gender equality in the high-tech working life of the future »

Nordic knowledge on sexual harassment

The Nordic Council of Ministers has initiated a research-based feasibility study in order to highlight the knowledge gaps on sexual harassment in working life and to make proposals on how to address it. NIKK has been commissioned to conduct the feasibility study, which will be completed in March 2020.

Nordic knowledge on sexual harassment »