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Title: Gender Empowerment and Fate Control
Enabling gender equality by empowering all genders to effectively participate in modern society is one of the most important advances towards sustainable development, encompassing equal representation in the political office, labor market, and civil society (Sustainable Development Goal 5, or SDG5). The goal of this chapter is to improve understanding of gender empowerment issues in the Arctic at the national, regional, and local levels, and to identify concrete strategies for political, economic, and civic gender empowerment, and thereby facilitate sustainable policy making for the Arctic.
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Oddsdóttir, Embla Eir; Ágústsson, Hjalti Ómar
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Pan-Arctic Report "Gender Equality in the Arctic"
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National Science Foundation
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