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  • More female journalists in sub-Saharan Africa but glass ceiling remains

    [28 Jun 2017] Recent years have seen a rise in the number of female journalists in sub-Saharan Africa. However, traditional preconceptions about status and suitability for certain jobs continue to form a glass ceiling for their career opportunities. These are the findings of a thesis from the University of Gothenburg.

  • Pilot with fast tracks for newcomers with research education

    [26 Jun 2017] The University of Gothenburg has initiated a project for newcomers with a refugee background, aiming at shortening the path to either complete a PhD-education or to a career within higher education. The project has been granted one million Swedish kronor by the Swedish Foundation for International Cooperation in Research and Higher Education (STINT).

  • Individual property rights reduce poverty and drives forest conservation in China

    [15 Jun 2017] When individuals in China get well-defined and protected property rights of using forest, conservation increases. So does people´s income from the forest, in particular when they have transfer rights to their forest land. This is a more effective way to reduce poverty and increase forest conservation than when rights remain in the hands of the state, or are given to a community in general. These are Yuanyuan Yi´s findings in her dissertation in economics at the School of Business, Economics and Law, University of Gothenburg.

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