Paul Lappalainen

Paul Lappalainen


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Works at Department of Law
Visiting address Universitetsvägen 10 C
Postal address Juridiska institutionen 106 91 Stockholm

About me

Swedish and American jurist. Has worked on discrimination and equality in various capacities for many years. For example, assistant secretary in Count on Diversity! (Räkna med mångfald! SOU 1997:174). Head of the government inquiry - The Blue and Yellow Glass House: Structural Discrimination in Sweden (Det blågula huset: strukturell diskriminering i Sverige SOU 2005:56). Expert in A Comprehensive Discrimination Legislation (En sammanhållen diskrimineringslagstiftning SOU 2006:22). Advisor to UNESCO's European Coalition of Cities Against Racism. Former senior advisor to the Swedish Equality Ombudsman. Currently working on a PhD thesis - A comparative analysis of the development of Equality Law: from the US/Canada to the UK/EU to Sweden. Recently released: Country report Non-discrimination Sweden 2018 för the European network of legal experts in gender equality and non-discrimination.

Last updated: June 2, 2020

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