Gender equality

Gender equality is equality between women and men, who should have the same opportunities to shape society and their own lives.This area includes issues such as power, influence, finances, education, work and physical integrity.

Responsible for gender equality

Responsible minister

Paulina Brandberg
Paulina Brandberg Minister for Gender Equality and Deputy Minister for Employment

Responsible ministry

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  • New action plan to combat men’s violence against women to be prepared

    Minister for Gender Equality and Deputy Minister for Employment Paulina Brandberg.
    Minister for Gender Equality and Deputy Minister for Employment Paulina Brandberg. Photo: Kristian Pohl.

    The Government will soon begin work on a new action plan to counter and combat men’s violence against women. The action plan will contain concrete measures to ensure that effective steps to combat men's violence against women are taken.

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