Tagged: women

In Norway, Law Promotes Women In Boardroom

In Norway, gender diversity in the boardroom isn’t just a nice idea, it’s the law: The boards of all publicly traded and public limited companies in Norway must have at least 40 percent female...

Daughters of Norway Lodge forming in Southern California

Women of Norwegian and Scandinavian descent are forming a new group in the area of north San Diego and southwest Riverside counties. Dressed in colorful regional costumes (bunads), officers of the Grand Lodge, Daughters...

Skirting the boards

Shortly after Norway proposed a law forcing listed companies to have women as 40 per cent of their directors, Mimi Berdal’s telephone started ringing off the hook. By Richard Milne – Financial Times The...

BEYOND BORDERS – OLEANA the Norwegian Story

For their most recent collection, the Norwegian company OLEANA looked to China for inspiration – an ancient culture with strong design and ornamentation traditions that has left its mark on the west from as...