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    • Ambivalently awaiting: Norwegian general practitioners' expectations towards a cross-Institutional Electronic health record 

      Melby, Line; Andreassen, Hege Kristin; Torsvik, Torbjørn; Ellingsen, Gunnar; Severinsen, Gro-Hilde; Silsand, Line; Ekeland, Anne Granstrøm; Saadatfard, Omid; Pedersen, Rune (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2019-11)
      A cross-institutional Electronic Health Record (EHR) where all healthcare workers can access a patient's record, is seen as an important means to improved access to information, better patient care, and increased efficiency. In Norway, the first EHR of this type (US based Epic EHR) is to be implemented in the Central Norway Regional Health Authority. General practitioners (GPs) are central actors ...
    • Women fishers in Norway: few, but significant 

      Gerrard, Siri; Kleiber, Danika (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2019-11-05)
      Professional fishing and fisheries quota systems can affect women and men differently, yet gender analysis of quota systems is rare. In this article, we use a feminist framing and a mixed methods approach to examine the long-term gendered effects of the introduction of the 1990 quota system in Norway. Using statistics from the National Fishery Registry and the Directorate of Fisheries, we found that ...
    • Situated transformations of women and gender relations in small-scale fisheries and communities in a globalized world 

      Frangoudes, Katia; Gerrard, Siri; Kleiber, Danika (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2019-11-19)
      The need to uncover, interrogate, and integrate women’s contributions to fisheries in research and development has never been clearer. As coastal and fisheries management continues to look to the Sustainable Development Goals and the Voluntary Guidelines for Securing Sustainable Small-Scale Fisheries in the context of Food Security and Poverty Eradication, as frameworks and mandates, gender equity ...
    • Commentary 6 to the Manifesto for the marine social sciences: gender and the role of women 

      Frangoudes, Katia; Gerrard, Siri; Said, Alicia (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2020-07-09)
      The Manifesto for the Social Sciences includes two references to gender and the position of women in fisheries: MMSS 1.2.4 refers to the continuing neglect of women’s contributions to the fish supply chain and MMSS 3.6 highlights the need for systematic attention to gendered patterns and inequalities in all the topics of the Manifesto. We elaborate on these points in the following pages, focusing ...