Links about equal opportunities

Last changed: 04 October 2023

Here we have gathered some information from the SLU HR department about equal opportunities. More information can be found on the SLU internal webpage. Down below you can also find related articles and theses from SLU and other external materials.

Equal opportunities at SLU

Doctoral theses and articles 

Conserving carbon and gender relations? Gender perspectives on REDD+ and global climate policy by Lisa Westholm, Department of Urban and Rural Development, SLU 
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Doing Gender (in) Equality in Swedish Family Farming. Gendered labour and resources in agrarian change by Elias Andersson, Department of Forest Resource Management, SLU
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Gender Equality and Meritocracy. Contradictory discourses in the academy by Stina Powell, Department of Urban and Rural Development, SLU
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Women’s cattle ownership in Botswana. Rebranding gender relations? byAndrea Petitt, Department of Urban and Rural Development, SLU
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#Metoo in the Swedish forest sector: testimonies from harassed women on sexualised forms of male control. Maria Johansson, Kristina Johansson and Elias Andersson. Faculty of Forest Sciences, SLU.

External links to web pages, blogs, videos and literature

Work environment and stress

Equality and norms 

Reading tips!

You can find more links on the Swedish web page.


Equal Opportunities administrator

Malin Ekström,, +4618671015, +46730831465

Equal Opportunities Committee


Johanna Bergman Lodin, chair, department of urban and rural development,

Linley Chiwona Karltun, department of urban and rural development,

Karin Eklöf, department of aquatic sciences and assessment,

Matthew Low, department of ecology,

Aurélien Saghai, department of forest mycology,

Two student representatives from Sluss.