Information and Resources on Gender Equality and Gender Research in Norway

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Norwegian Centres of Excellence
The Norwegian Research Council states that, when recruiting, the centres of excellence are required to take gender equality into account and actively strive to attract outstanding national and foreign researchers. In particular, centres shall facilitate the exchange of staff members among the participants in a consortium, if any, and international partners.
Origin date: 2005
Norway's efforts to promote education
Norway emphasises in particular education for girls and women and education for vulnerable and marginalised groups, such as children with disabilities and indigenous peoples.
Origin date: 2005
Research policy guidelines
Equality and gender perspective are to be integrated as criteria into all research funded provided by the Research Council.
Origin date: 2003