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Gender equality for sustainable, social and economic growth. Four connections between gender equality and growth - A Swedish example Project coordinator Ms Rosi Hoffer Prague 2013-06-15. The aim of the Swedish Agency for Economic and Regional Growth is to work towards:

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gender equality for sustainable social and economic growth

Gender equality for sustainable, social and economic growth

Four connections between gender equality and growth

- A Swedish example

Project coordinator Ms Rosi Hoffer

Prague 2013-06-15

swedish agency for economic and regional growth
The aim of the Swedish Agency for Economic and Regional Growth is to work towards:

more enterprises

growing enterprises

sustainable, competitive business and industry throughout Sweden

Swedish Agency for Economicand Regional Growth

Tillväxtverket

starting point sustainable development
Startingpoint - sustainabledevelopment

Three dimensions

  • economic
  • social
  • environmental

Gender equality as a goal or as a means?

From a social to an economic dimension…

scientific connections
Scientificconnections
  • Gender equality makes a more effective use of the human capital (source)
  • Gender equality facilitates in-depth democracy and will increase the social capital
  • Gender equality increases the regional attractivity
  • Gender equality increases the regional capability of innovation
how to do it examples
How to do it? Examples!

1. Fiber OpticValley– Gender aware management and the valueof innovative capacity

example 2 the forest university municipality and companies together for change
Example 2. ”The Forest” – University, Municipality and Companies together for change
  • Management-controlled equality work -the role of management is crucial for effective equality efforts.
  • A revamped image of the industry – both men and women need to view forestry companies as attractive employers.
  • Research and development – knowledge of power and gender fosters success and competitive advantage.
what s next
What’s next?

And the Governmentallevel?

  • Governmentalaction plan for gender equal regional growth 2012-2014
  • From National to Regional action plans for gender equal regional growth
thank you for your attention
Thankyou for your attention!
  • Rosi.hoffer@tillvaxtverket.se
  • www.tillvaxtverket.se