Gender equality efforts crucial for the future of rural areas



Gender is an important parameter for understanding both demographic and economic development in relatively isolated areas. How is gender equality and equal participation in paid work and care for the family negotiated in communities characterised by geographic isolation? The new report “Equality in Isolated Labour Markets” investigates these issues in places in Denmark, the Faroe Islands and Greenland.

Period14 Sept 2020

Media contributions


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  • gender equality
  • demography
  • rural development
  • job creation
  • settlement