Italian court fined for ‘perpetuating sexist stereoypes’ in rape case ruling
Italy

Italian court fined for ‘perpetuating sexist stereoypes’ in rape case ruling

The Italian court was criticised for "playing down gender-based violence" after its ruling on a gang rape case referred to the alleged victim's sexuality and the colour of her underwear.

Swedish companies ‘soon least gender equal in the Nordic countries’: report
Sweden

Swedish companies ‘soon least gender equal in the Nordic countries’: report

‘Left behind’: Why are so many women unemployed in Italy – and what’s being done about it?
Italy

‘Left behind’: Why are so many women unemployed in Italy – and what’s being done about it?

Italian TV show investigated after outrage over ‘sexy shopping’ tutorial
Italy

Italian TV show investigated after outrage over ‘sexy shopping’ tutorial

Venice film festival under fire over lack of films by women
Italy

Venice film festival under fire over lack of films by women

IN PICTURES: Women in Switzerland rise up in demand for equal pay
Switzerland

IN PICTURES: Women in Switzerland rise up in demand for equal pay

‘We want to block the country’: Women in Switzerland to march for equal pay
Switzerland

‘We want to block the country’: Women in Switzerland to march for equal pay

The five principles followed by Stockholm’s most gender-equal companies
Sweden

The five principles followed by Stockholm’s most gender-equal companies

How women’s rights became human rights in Sweden
Sweden

How women’s rights became human rights in Sweden

How Denmark plans to get more women in leading jobs
Denmark

How Denmark plans to get more women in leading jobs

Stockholm’s women are more highly educated than men – but paid less: study
Sweden

Stockholm’s women are more highly educated than men – but paid less: study

Sweden could include non-binary gender in official statistics
Sweden

Sweden could include non-binary gender in official statistics

Swedish parents won’t be gender equal for 20 years: report
Sweden

Swedish parents won’t be gender equal for 20 years: report

‘Mum cooks, Dad works’: Italian school textbook triggers outrage
Italy

‘Mum cooks, Dad works’: Italian school textbook triggers outrage

Mayor of Stockholm: ‘You can be a mother and a fantastic politician’
Sweden

Mayor of Stockholm: ‘You can be a mother and a fantastic politician’

PODCAST: How norm criticism can make your company more gender equal
Sweden

PODCAST: How norm criticism can make your company more gender equal

PODCAST: How to recruit with greater diversity
Sweden

PODCAST: How to recruit with greater diversity

PODCAST: How to measure gender equality in the workplace
Sweden

PODCAST: How to measure gender equality in the workplace

PODCAST: How to bring a gender equality policy to life
Sweden

PODCAST: How to bring a gender equality policy to life

PODCAST: How to increase female representation in leadership positions
Sweden

PODCAST: How to increase female representation in leadership positions

Why Stockholm businesses are rethinking the 9-5
Sweden

Why Stockholm businesses are rethinking the 9-5

20,000 march for wage equality in Switzerland
Switzerland

20,000 march for wage equality in Switzerland

Stockholm’s best-known businesses pledge to further gender equality
Sweden

Stockholm’s best-known businesses pledge to further gender equality

Stockholm bans sexist advertising in public spaces
Sweden

Stockholm bans sexist advertising in public spaces

PODCAST: A Woman’s Place episode six. Jana, Iolanda, and the future of robots
Sweden

PODCAST: A Woman’s Place episode six. Jana, Iolanda, and the future of robots

Opinion: It’s time for a male contraceptive pill in Sweden
Sweden

Opinion: It’s time for a male contraceptive pill in Sweden

Gender equality in Stockholm: What’s in it for men?
Sweden

Gender equality in Stockholm: What’s in it for men?

PODCAST: A Woman’s Place episode four. ‘Denise, Paula, and the naked Swedes’.
Sweden

PODCAST: A Woman’s Place episode four. ‘Denise, Paula, and the naked Swedes’.

Gender equality means Nordic men happier with family life: Swedish study

Gender equality means Nordic men happier with family life: Swedish study

What you need to know about women’s rights in Germany
Germany

What you need to know about women’s rights in Germany

Glass ceiling: report highlights huge gender divide on Swiss boards
Switzerland

Glass ceiling: report highlights huge gender divide on Swiss boards

Drugstore chain Rossmann to become ‘Rossfrau’ for International Women’s Day
Germany

Drugstore chain Rossmann to become ‘Rossfrau’ for International Women’s Day

Is this the best place in the world to be a woman?
Sweden

Is this the best place in the world to be a woman?

Overworked and underpaid: Fed-up nuns speak out about serving clergymen
Italy

Overworked and underpaid: Fed-up nuns speak out about serving clergymen

‘How much do you earn?’ New law tackles gender pay gap
Germany

‘How much do you earn?’ New law tackles gender pay gap

New law allows employees to know how much their co-workers earn
Germany

New law allows employees to know how much their co-workers earn

Opinion: ‘Give half of research grants to women, then we’ll have more women Nobel Prize winners’
Sweden

Opinion: ‘Give half of research grants to women, then we’ll have more women Nobel Prize winners’

‘We think we’re an equal society, but harassment happens here too’
Sweden

‘We think we’re an equal society, but harassment happens here too’

Sweden’s Foreign Minister Wallström awarded UN prize for gender equality work
Sweden

Sweden’s Foreign Minister Wallström awarded UN prize for gender equality work

Norwegian female business leaders earn 77 percent of male counterparts’ salary: report
Norway

Norwegian female business leaders earn 77 percent of male counterparts’ salary: report

Children at Sweden’s gender-neutral preschools more likely to play with both boys and girls: study
Sweden

Children at Sweden’s gender-neutral preschools more likely to play with both boys and girls: study

Women do 60 percent more unpaid work than men: report
Germany

Women do 60 percent more unpaid work than men: report

Stockholm suburb to get ‘feminist urban planning’ redesign
Sweden

Stockholm suburb to get ‘feminist urban planning’ redesign

This is what German men really think about gender equality
Germany

This is what German men really think about gender equality

Thousands march in Women’s Day demos in Germany
Germany

Thousands march in Women’s Day demos in Germany

Six things to know about women’s rights in Germany
Germany

Six things to know about women’s rights in Germany

Sweden’s national rail operator challenges gender norms in new ad
Sweden

Sweden’s national rail operator challenges gender norms in new ad

‘Women can do anything they decide to’: Sweden team sends a message with new shirts
Sweden

‘Women can do anything they decide to’: Sweden team sends a message with new shirts

96 percent of movies on Netflix directed by men: Swedish study
Sweden

96 percent of movies on Netflix directed by men: Swedish study

Could French men soon be forced to take paternity leave?
France

Could French men soon be forced to take paternity leave?

Sweden presents new national gender equality authority
Sweden

Sweden presents new national gender equality authority

Swedes named fourth most gender equal in the world
Sweden

Swedes named fourth most gender equal in the world

These stats show Swedish driving isn’t so gender equal
Sweden

These stats show Swedish driving isn’t so gender equal

Why women in Sweden will work for free by November
Sweden

Why women in Sweden will work for free by November

Sweden ‘worst in Nordics’ on sexist advertising: report
Sweden

Sweden ‘worst in Nordics’ on sexist advertising: report

Sweden to launch new national equality authority
Sweden

Sweden to launch new national equality authority

Sweden’s military gets special gender handbook
Sweden

Sweden’s military gets special gender handbook

Sweden achieves gender parity on government boards
Sweden

Sweden achieves gender parity on government boards

Spoof video proves just how gender equal Swedes are
Sweden

Spoof video proves just how gender equal Swedes are

Is minimum height for pilots unfair to women?
Germany

Is minimum height for pilots unfair to women?

Swedes world’s most keen on gender equality
Sweden

Swedes world’s most keen on gender equality

Stockholm boasts new network for women in tech
Sweden

Stockholm boasts new network for women in tech

‘Sweden may have equal boards in four years’
Sweden

‘Sweden may have equal boards in four years’

Sweden dedicates €2 million to empower Egyptian women
Sweden

Sweden dedicates €2 million to empower Egyptian women

Woman takes equal pay battle to highest court
Germany

Woman takes equal pay battle to highest court

Swedish museum gets gender neutral toilet sign
Sweden

Swedish museum gets gender neutral toilet sign

‘Sweden is not some kind of equality paradise’
Sweden

‘Sweden is not some kind of equality paradise’

Progress on women in politics ‘stagnating’: IPU
Switzerland

Progress on women in politics ‘stagnating’: IPU

Sexual harassment rife in workplaces: report
Germany

Sexual harassment rife in workplaces: report

Outrage over ‘sexist’ Italian washing label
Italy

Outrage over ‘sexist’ Italian washing label

Switzerland slips in gender equality rankings
Switzerland

Switzerland slips in gender equality rankings

Jobseeking students told to boycott ‘sexist firms’
Sweden

Jobseeking students told to boycott ‘sexist firms’

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Sweden

Swedish women’s pensions lower than men’s

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Sweden

Legislate right to full-time employment: Left Party

Boys’ ‘anti-studying’ culture hurts Swedish school equality: study
Sweden

Boys’ ‘anti-studying’ culture hurts Swedish school equality: study

Minister touts new law on board gender quotas
Sweden

Minister touts new law on board gender quotas

Reinfeldt discussed equality in the UN
Sweden

Reinfeldt discussed equality in the UN

Sweden most gender equal country in the EU
Sweden

Sweden most gender equal country in the EU

Topless activists target Spain’s Tunisia embassy
Spain

Topless activists target Spain’s Tunisia embassy

Are Spanish workplaces sexist?
Spain

Are Spanish workplaces sexist?

Women’s rights activist disrobes for equality
Switzerland

Women’s rights activist disrobes for equality

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Norway

Female conscript forced to bathe naked with 30-man platoon

Swedish PM homes in on feminism in key speech
Sweden

Swedish PM homes in on feminism in key speech