The purpose of the paper Gender Equality in Iceland is to provide information about Gender Equality issues in Iceland.
It provides useful information about the context, the legal and practical aspects of gender equality in Iceland, as well as current activities and challenges. The document attempts to offer insight into successes, best practices and lessons learned.
- Gender Equality in Iceland (PDF 1,1 MB), January 2012
Where justice and fairness go hand in hand with economic wellbeing
Implementation of Gender Budgeting started in 2009. The objective is to make the impact on the genders visible, so it is possible to respond and re-evaluate policies, expenditures, and sources of revenue in accordance with objectives for equality. Below is further information on Gender Budgeting.