Nordisk forskning om sexuella trakasserier presenteras i ny rapport

Forskning Nordisk forskning om sexuella trakasserier presenteras i ny rapport Sexuella trakasserier i arbetslivet är ett stort samhällsproblem i Norden. Det visade inte minst de många metoo-uppropen under hösten 2017. Nu har nordisk kunskap om ämnet för första gången sammanställts i rapporten Sexuellt trakasserad på jobbet – en nordisk forskningsöversikt. Rapporten redogör för aktuell kunskap om … Continued

NIVA’s response to COVID-19

NIVA’s response to COVID-19 Earlier this week The World Health Organization deemed coronavirus, which causes the disease COVID-19, a global pandemic and confirmed cases have grown exponentially in many countries. Experts expect confirmed cases to grow in the Nordics as well. The virus has infected hundreds of thousands of people worldwide. To help slow the … Continued

We welcome our new team member Erika Lehtonen

We would like to introduce Erika Lehtonen who has started as our new Project and Communications Manager at NIVA as of 7th January 2020. Erika will be filling in for Linda Oksanen who is currently on maternity leave. Erika has a bachelor’s degree in Culture and Arts and has also studied political science at the … Continued

Work in the Age of Intelligent Automation – Remarks on the Current Automation Debate

by Tuomo Alasoini, Research Professor, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health Article related to the NIVA course on Transformation of Work in the Digital Era 26th – 28th of October 2020 at Hanaholmen, Helsinki area, Finland 1 Introduction The relationship between the development of technology and the evolution of work is a matter that fascinates people’s minds. … Continued

Vision Zero Summit in Helsinki 12-14 November

Vision Zero Summit in Helsinki 12-14 November 2019 The Finnish Institute of Occupational Health (FIOH) is organizing a Vision Zero Summit in Helsinki 12-14 November 2019. The 3-day summit will be packed with international lectures, panel discussions, work place tours and networking opportunities. From the organizers: Rethinking Vision Zero Vision Zero is a strategy and … Continued

Report on New forms of work among young people

Report on New forms of work among young people: Implications for the working environment Changes in the labour market globally and in the Nordic countries entail new forms of work and atypical employment for young workers. The young people portrayed in the present report are between 21 and 30 years old, and they represent a wide … Continued