This report forms part of the research project entitled "Gender and power in the Nordic countries", consisting of analysing the representation of women and men in decision-making positions in politics and business. It is aimed at policy-makers, researchers and students interested in Nordic gender equality policies. It analyses and interprets the data collected from a comparative perspective as well as the measures taken in several countries of the region in order to distribute social power and influence more evenly between genders. The report also includes a summary of the results from all the studies in the project.
This platform is part of the Axis 1 "Strengthening the capacities of equality actors" of the Priority Solidarity Fund "Women for the future in the Mediterranean" funded by the French Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs and led by the European Institute of the Mediterranean, in the framework of the project “Developing Women's Empowerment” labelled by the Union for the Mediterranean.