Mutual learning workshop Oslo

8.11.2019

Apart from mutual leargning workshop in on gender in international cooperation in science, technology and innovation in Malta GENDERACTION organized on 7th and 8th of November 2019 mutual learning workshop for countries advanced in gender equality in science in Oslo. Participants exchanged experiences about gender equality and diversity measures, gender balance among professors and debated […]

Mutual learning workshop Malta

8.11.2019

On 7th and 8th of November 2019 GENDERACTION organized a mutual learning workshop on gender in international cooperation in science, technology and innovation (under WP6).   Participants of the workshop came from Egypt, Senegal, Tunisia, Jordan, Nigeria, South Africa, El Salvador, Kosovo, Slovenia, Croatia, Czechia, Romania, Spain, United Kingdom and Netherlands to estabilish contacts and […]

#NewPathwaysHelsinki: Call4action

1.11.2019

GENDERACTION was present at the Finish presidency conference Research and Innovation Excellence through gender equality: New pathways and challenges held in Heslinki on 23rd and 24th October. The event organised to celebrate the 20th anniversary of EU activities in the field of gender equality in research brought interesting presentations and discussions about the most important […]

Times Higher Education about GENDERACTION

25.10.2019

On 23rd October published Times Higher Education a post about our new policy brief on structural change and other activities of GENDERACTION. It quotes our coordinator Marcela Linkova, who among other said that GENDERACTION has been very actively engaged with the European Commission. “We certainly hope that some of our recommendations will be implemented.” Read more […]

Policy brief on structural change

23.10.2019

Marcela Linková, the coordinator of GENDERACTION, chaired a session on structural change on the conference of Finish presidency #NewPathwaysHelsinki on 23 October. She introduced there our new policy brief on the future of this important tool in the EU and in member states.   Download our 13th policy brief here.

General assembly 2019

22.10.2019

GENDERACTION consortium met in Helsinki on October 22 to discuss next goals and tasks of the project. We were preparing the strategy for upcoming policy negotiations, talked about coordination of international workshops and debate the communication of project outputs.    

GENDERACTION at #NewPathwaysHelsinki

18.10.2019

  Marcela Linková will present some of the results of GENDERACTION project at the Finish presidency conference Research and Innovation Excellence through gender equality: New pathways and challenges held in Heslinki on 23rd and 24th October to celebrate the 20th anniversary of EU activities in the field of gender equality in research. Marcela Linková will […]

Call for Proposals: Intersectionality in Research

5.10.2019

The Science Granting Councils Initiative in Sub-Saharan Africa (SGCI), the Organization of Women in Science for the Developing World (OWSD) South African National Chapter, and the German Research Foundation (DFG) are partnering to contribute to greater understanding of intersectionality in the context of research funding. Through this partnership, organizations would like to commission a research […]

Position Paper on Implementation Strategy of Horizon Europe

2.10.2019

The devil is in the detail and so it is vital to contribute and make sure that gender equality provisions are included in the entire implementation process of Horizon Europe from proposal to monitoring and evaluation! GENDERACTION just released a position paper on the consultation that finishes on October 4. Check it out and get […]

LERU´s Position Paper on Equality, diversity and inclusion at universities

20.9.2019

LERU released a manifesto which makes the case for why universities should and how they can engage with equality, diversity and inclusion. It also analyses the opportunities and benefits for universities to engage with EDI and it contains several research-based contributions on specific EDI challenges. Finally, the paper has a section with many examples of […]