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Why women's football isn't real football
Why women's football isn't real football
The female body is not suited for real football, according to debaters in the online debate forum of Norway's biggest tabloid newspaper. Why is football the only sport in which women’s performance is constantly compared to men’s?
25.01.2015
No more carrots for gender equality efforts
No more carrots for gender equality efforts
Now that government award schemes for gender equality efforts in academia have been discontinued, it is up to each individual institution to improve the gender balance in senior-level academic positions.
19.01.2015
Rich stay-at-home mums produce the winners of tomorrow
Rich stay-at-home mums produce the winners of tomorrow
They used to work in the financial services industry in London, but left their career and became fulltime mothers in Norway. Not because they need to look after house and husband, but in order to spend time with the children.
13.01.2015
All boys are not poor school achievers, and all girls are not smart pupils
All boys are not poor school achievers, and all girls are not smart pupils
According to a new doctoral thesis, the answer to why pupils perform differently in school is not found by looking at girls and boys as separate groups.
15.12.2014