Gender Equality

The Norwegian Government launched the new Action Plan for Women's Rights and Gender Equality and Development Cooperation on the International Women's Day, 8 March, 2007. Read more

Promoting women’s rights and gender equality is one of Norway’s main focus areas on the national and international level. Norway aims to include gender considerations in Norwegian foreign policy, such as in the areas of peace and reconciliation and development cooperation. Read more

The Mission of Norway in cooperation with The Center on International Cooperation launched 26 March the “Gender and Security Sector Reform Toolkit”. Read more

The seventh periodic report to the United Nations on Norway's implementation of the United Nations Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW). Read more