Forum Jämställdhet is the biggest conference on the topic of gender equality organized in Sweden. In 2017 the conference was held in Örebro 31st of January to 1st of February. Next year you are welcome to Karlstad 6th to 7th February.
The programme offers such as seminars, prominent speakers, exhibiters and networking forums. Models of deep analysis and innovative ideas from all over the country will be presented. The aim of the conference is to give tools and ideas in order to promote and implement gender equality within all areas of society.
Forum Jämställdhet is based on Gender Mainstreaming. Gender Mainstreaming is used not only in Sweden but all over the world as a tool and strategy to achieve gender equality in society. Gender Mainstreaming aims to permanently integrate a gender perspective into every part of every process in all areas of society. Gender Mainstreaming is a strategy suitable in the process of development of administrative authorities and municipalities as well as organizations and companies. Forum Jämställdhet aims to integrate a gender perspective into budgets, management and activity development.
The conference is a space for people working with management within different areas and levels of society such as municipalities, county councils and administrative authorities. Among the visitors you will find managers and trustees, controllers and special advisers. You will also find organizers, strategists or co-ordinators in a field where gender equality is or ought to be included as well as consultants working with quality development or activity development for a company or an organization.
More information about the conference Forum Jämställdhet can be found here.