From equal opportunities to gender awareness in strategic spatial planning

@inproceedings{Larsson2006FromEO,
  title={From equal opportunities to gender awareness in strategic spatial planning},
  author={Anita Larsson},
  year={2006}
}
The Swedish government aims to mainstream the policy of equal opportunities into all policy areas, including spatial planning. This paper draws on the key findings of a research project on good planning practice, based on a survey and in-depth interviews, to investigate achievements and good examples in this area. The good examples turned out to be few and instead a number of shortcomings were found. This can be partly explained by the inherent limitations of the concept of equal opportunities… CONTINUE READING