The gender pay gap in Iceland narrowed by 2% between 2008 and 2016.
Foreign women going through divorce and custody proceedings in Iceland suffer from misinformation and inadequate support.
Kvennaathvarf Women’s Shelter is building 16 apartments which will provide temporary housing for women who are recovering from domestic violence.
Former President of Iceland Vigdís Finnbogadóttir was interviewed for the BBC Radio 4 podcast series “Her Story Made History” earlier this month.
Women of foreign origin in Iceland have stepped forward sharing their experiences of gender-based discrimination and violence under the banner of the #metoo movement.