Sweden is the world’s most gender-equal country, with affirmative action policies, a ‘gender-responsive’ national budget, and a firm commitment to LGBTQ+ rights.
Is This Program For You?
It’s a good fit if you study:
- Gender Studies
- Human Rights
Some Fun Facts About Gender Equality in Sweden
- Sweden is the first country in the world to replace the term ‘maternity leave’ with ‘parental leave,’ where parents can share 480 days between them
- The gender-neutral term hen is an official word in the Swedish dictionary and is widely used and recognized across society