Information and Resources on Gender Equality and Gender Research in Norway

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The Norwegian Centre for Human Rights
The Norwegian Centre for Human Rights - NCHR - is an independent national human rights institution, a centre for national and international research on human rights, a centre which promotes rights-based development and a centre for human rights education. The NCHR is a centre within the University of Oslo, Norway.
LGBT Knowledge Centre
The LGBT Knowledge Centre is a centre within the Norwegian government whose aim is to increase knowledge about the lives of lesbians, gays, bisexuals and transgender persons. It is working for a better life for everyone - regardless of sexual orientation and gender identity. Their goal is to inform civil servants in regional and local authorities in order for them to have a better knowledge about the challenges the LGBT community face in everyday life.