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Defence Forces: Research and Action Plan on Women’s Experiences of Equality in the Voluntary Military Service

In 2017, the Finnish Defence Forces together with Tampere University conducted a study examining the experiences of women in the voluntary military service regarding gender equality. Simultaneously, the perceptions and experiences of men regarding women in the military were examined. Similar extensive studies focusing on women serving in the military had not been conducted before. Proposals for action, related for example to team spirit and bullying intervention, were drafted based on the study results.

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