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Get the hell out of my race - Gender Equality Challenges
Get the hell out of my race - Gender Equality Challenges
Today, here in Norway and many other countries, women and men formally enjoy equal rights and freedoms.  Equal rights and opportunities in every field of society, also in sports, is our common goal, says Solveig Horne, minister of children and equality.
25.05.2016
Statement at Ministerial round table
Statement at Ministerial round table
The high participation of women in the Norwegian workforce is contributing more to our economy than oil and gas do, says Minister of Health and Care Services, Bent Høie.
24.05.2016
Norway will let trans six-year-olds change their legal gender for the first time
Norway plans to liberalise its gender recognition system – allowing trans people to change their legal gender by filling out a simple form, and opening the process up to children.
16.05.2016
More women than men graduated at doctorate level
More women than men graduated at doctorate level
The trend for a number of years has been for more women than men to graduate at both undergraduate and graduate level. For the first time in 2014/15, more women than men also graduated at doctorate level.
11.05.2016