Embassy of Finland, Washington: More high heels into politics

On March 11th enthusiastic audience gathered to talk about gender equality and diversity in political representation. This Nordic Cool 2013 side event was organized at the National Museum of Women in the Arts and two Finnish Members of the Parliament, Satu Haapanen and Silvia Modig, joined the discussion.

Satu Haapanen and Silvia Modig presented some solutions that Finland together with other Nordic countries has taken to bring more women into politics. The American experts on the other hand shared experiences from a multicultural society on how to make diversity policies based on non-discrimination on grounds of sex, race, ethnic origin, religion, belief, disability, age and sexual orientation…

More: http://www.finland.org/Public/default.aspx?contentid=272140&nodeid=35833&culture=en-US

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