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    Annual Report 2012
What is KVINFO up to? Read KVINFOs annual report 2012.

    Villains and victims – ethnic-minority men and women struggle to cast off of their stereotyped image
Ethnic-minority men are often portrayed as good-for-nothing villains, whereas ethnic-minority women are viewed as victims. (10-09-2012)
Icon writer Karen Blixen, 1923     Edith Södergran, Karen Blixen and Selma Lagerlöf join forces online
A new online platform will be launched this week. For the first time an international audience will be able to access more than a thousand years of literary history written by Nordic women. (07-03-2012)
    Mis(s)representation in the Danish Media
Film screening at the Center for the Study of the Americas in cooperation with the Embassy of the United States.
The documentary, Miss Representation, exposes how American youth are being sold the co (20-12-2011)
Helle Thorning-Schmidt, Photo: Press photo     Denmark has got its first woman prime minister ever
The election victory won by the social democrat leader Helle Thorning-Schmidt, Denmark’s first woman prime minister, is a historic milestone in the struggle for women’s equality in Denmark. (14-10-2011)
Foto:     Aalborg University in close contact with male cultures
“In order to understand masculinity, we need to look beyond the political equality agenda,” explains Aalborg University professor Ann-Dorte Christiansen. (12-10-2011)
    A world which has sunk into the sea
"It became apparent to me that the change in how Kirsten Thorup’s work is read must be a consequence of wider changes in the collective value system in Denmark". These are the words of KVINFO's direct (30-09-2011)
Lilibeth Cuenca     Afghan Hound – the words from an art performance
Afghan Hound is an art performance by the Danish artist Lilibeth Cuenca Rasmussen staged at the Danish Pavilion at the Venice Biennale 2011. (08-06-2011)
    Simona and her man-drum
Since her teenage years, the Danish-Palestinian percussionist Simona Abdallah has been fighting for her personal freedom. (17-05-2011)
Who makes the news     Start spreading the news
Elisabeth Møller Jensen, Director of the Danish Centre for Information on Gender, Equality and Ethnicity, reflects on the lack of female news readers and experts, who are weaned off screens with age… (02-11-2010)
Foto:     Prostitution of poverty or sexual self-determination?
What are the positions on prostitution and trafficking in Denmark? We examine a contentious topic on today’s political agenda. (29-06-2010)
    Made in Denmark
Is adoption all good? Prize-winning Danish research takes a critical look with feminist eyes at a transnational phenomenon. (29-06-2010)
    Threshold of Pain
New book tells the stories of immigrant women trapped in marriages with violent men in Denmark. (08-06-2010)
    A front-runner institution
The creation of a valuable
database of female experts… (06-06-2010)
    Theme: Mentoring
KVINFO sets its focus on mentoring and showcases the work of its award-winning mentor network. (19-11-2009)

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