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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.


NEW REPORT

Young women and men, vulnerability and prostitution

Young people’s experiences of prostitution are often gained well out of sight and usually outside the traditional arenas for prostitution. NIKK’s project “Young women and men, vulnerability and prostitution” aims to compile and analyse the available knowledge about young people with experience of offering sex for money in all Nordic countries.

Find the report Young people, vulnerabilities and prostitution/Sex for compensation in the Nordic countries here.


Our active projects

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


LGBTI in the Nordic region

In 2020, a new formal Nordic cooperation on equal treatment and rights for LGBTI people will be launched. In order for the collaboration to be accurate, effective and long-term, NIKK has been commissioned by the Nordic Council of Ministers to carry out a survey and analysis of the LGBTI area.

LGBTI in the Nordic region