How Can Swedish Companies Put More Women in Management

In the latest episode of our podcast “On Human Rights” from Almedalen, we’re speaking to Tove Dahlgren. She is the head of the educational department for a foundation called Allbright. Allbright is a politically independent, non-profit foundation that promotes equality and diversity in senior positions in the business sector. In this wide ranging discussion, we…

Thomas Frostberg On Sustainability, Human Rights and Journalism Today

In the middle of the Baltic Sea, the small island of Gotland in Sweden hosts an annual political gathering called Almedalen. The week-long event every July draws thousands from the political parties, different universities, civil society actors and the business world. We’ll be releasing a series of podcast interviews during the week¨to talk about a…

Promoting Gender Equality: Methods, Results & Lessons Learned

Gender stereotypes and norms are root causes of societal inequalities and gender-based discrimination, which in turn can translate into shunted life experiences and very serious life situations. These can include, but are not limited to gender-based poverty and violence, unequal access to justice, and education, pay and pension gaps. The Raoul Wallenberg Institute has been…

Join Us: Work With Human Rights in Jakarta and Nairobi

We have several openings for positions as Senior Programme Officer in Jakarta and Nairobi and Programme Associate in Nairobi. We offer a dynamic environment and the opportunity to contribute to a wider understanding of, and respect for, human rights and internatational humanitarian law. Our headquarters are in Lund, Sweden and we have offices in Beijing,…