NSfK Research Seminars

NSfK Research Seminar 2021

Theme: “Sexual Violence in the Nordic countries”

Key Notes´ Talk May 5th 14.00-16.00 CET

Moderator Hilde Sandvik


Click here to listen to Welcome and Introduction by Hilde Sandvik and to read more about the Key Notes.


Please note that this page is under construction and will be completed week 15.


The Key Notes´ presentations have been filmed ahead of the talk and are published at NSfK Youtube channel, starting from week 14.

Planned publishing schedule for the filmed presentations:

Week 14

May-Len Skilbrei, professor, Department of Criminology and Sociology of Law, Oslo University:
The continued existence of sexual violence as a gender equality paradox

Week 15

Stina Holmberg, researcher at the National Council for Crime Prevention (Brå) in Stockholm and associate professor (docent) in criminology:
Consequences of the New Consent Law in Sweden

Week 16

Hildur Fjóla Antonsdóttir, Postdoctoral Researcher, EDDA Research Center, University of Iceland:
Decentring Criminal Justice: A Plural Approach to Survivor-Centred Justice


Winners of NJC Best Article Prize 2020

Susanne Boethius, PhD, researcher & Malin Åkerström, professor, Department of Sociology, Lund University:
“Revealing hidden realities: Disclosing domestic abuse to informal others” published (OA) in Nordic Journal of Criminology, Volume 21, 2020 , pp 186-202.

Week 17

Heini Kainulainen, Professor of Criminal Law & Daniela Alaattinoğlu, Senior Researcher, Faculty of Law, University of Turku:
From the Perpetrator’s Coercion to the Victim’s Lack of Consent? Lessons Learnt from the Finnish Sexual Crimes Legislative Review


Katrine Bindesbøl Holm Johansen, MSc and PhD*, special consultant at the organisation Lev Uden Vold, Denmark:
Debunking a Danish value narrative – a strategy to prevent sexual violence?


At this page we have published a selection of Nordic News on the theme for the Research Seminar 2021.


For Call for Papers for the 2021 seminar, please click here.



Photo: Eivind Saetre/norden.org