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How sustainable is your mobile phone?


How sustainable is your mobile phone? In partnership with the Institute for Informatics, University of Oslo, Mark Taylor has published an analysis of social and environmental “hotspots” in the production of mobile phones. The report is a first step in an analysis of regulating global value chains in the electronics sector. The research is part of the Sustainable Actors for Responsible Trade (SMART) project, an EU Horizon 2020 project in which Fafo is a partner.

Updated report on the sharing economy in the Nordic countries


This report, written by Fafo-researchers Kristin Jesnes and Jon Erik Dølvikm presents an updated knowledge status about implications of the sharing economy for labour markets and employment relations in the Nordic countries. It also reviews actors approach the sharing economy and its legality, regulation, taxation, and terms of competition.



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