Economy / Employment - - Europe

Gender mainstreaming in the work performed by municipalities

26.02.2016 / Created by (EMWF)

The study is based on 21 cases of good practice examples of how gender mainstreaming has been applied to municipal core services in the Nordic countries. The focus is on how gender and gender equality can be incorporated into the services and target citizens by applying the gender mainstreaming method and on what results and effects this might have. It provides recommendations for municipalities and aims to inspire decision makers to boost focus on gender equality and gender mainstreaming of citizen related core services and citizen oriented measures.


  • Type of publication : Study / Report
  • Author : Nordic Council of Ministers
  • Publishing house : Nordic Council of Ministers
  • Publication date : 2015
  • Number of pages : 16
  • Language : English


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