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Falls most common work accident - Large gender disparity
The large gender disparity still holds true, with 38 fatal accidents for men and 2 for women in 2015. This may be seen in relation to the gender divide in the Norwegian labour market.
28.09.2016
International day for Safe Abortions
International day for Safe Abortions
Our major priority is to impede, to the extent possible, unwanted pregnancies to occur in the first place. For that purpose, we support effort to increase access to modern forms of contraception, with a particular emphasis on methods that women control, such as implants, says State secretary Laila Bokhari in a speech at the International day for Safe Abortions.
28.09.2016
Boys more exposed to relational bullying
When researchers examined bullying in twenty schools, they were told that the main problem was drama created by the girls. Their findings told a very different story, however.
28.09.2016
Women, Peace and Security?
The Norwegian government had lofty ambitions to implement UN Resolution 1325 on women, peace and security in Faryab Province in Afghanistan. However, attempts to realise these ambitions were half-hearted.
21.09.2016