Uppsala Forum Workshop about a new database

2018-05-25

A workshop about a new database on quotas and other measures designed to increase the political representation of ethnic minorities was held on Tuesday, May 15.

The workshop was organized by Elin Bjarnegård (Uppsala University), Melanie Hughes (University of Pittsburgh) and Jackie F. Steele (University of Tokyo) with the support of Uppsala Forum for Democracy, Peace and Justice. The participants were Lina Antara (International IDEA), Drude Dahlerup (Stockholm University), Emma Elfversson (Uppsala University), Olle Folke (Uppsala University), Lenita Freidenvall (Stockholm University), Moa Frödin Gruneau (University of Gothenburg), Cecilia Josefsson (Uppsala University), Alice Kang (University of Nebraska-Lincoln), Nazita Lajevardi (Michigan State University), Johanna Rickne (Stockholm University). The first version of the database will be launched in the fall of 2018.

Photo: Axel Cronert

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Uppsala Forum Workshop about a new database

2018-05-25

A workshop about a new database on quotas and other measures designed to increase the political representation of ethnic minorities was held on Tuesday, May 15.

The workshop was organized by Elin Bjarnegård (Uppsala University), Melanie Hughes (University of Pittsburgh) and Jackie F. Steele (University of Tokyo) with the support of Uppsala Forum for Democracy, Peace and Justice. The participants were Lina Antara (International IDEA), Drude Dahlerup (Stockholm University), Emma Elfversson (Uppsala University), Olle Folke (Uppsala University), Lenita Freidenvall (Stockholm University), Moa Frödin Gruneau (University of Gothenburg), Cecilia Josefsson (Uppsala University), Alice Kang (University of Nebraska-Lincoln), Nazita Lajevardi (Michigan State University), Johanna Rickne (Stockholm University). The first version of the database will be launched in the fall of 2018.

Photo: Axel Cronert