GENDERACTION Training for Policy Makers

7.5.2019

In the context of its mutual learning and capacity building activities, GENDERACTION will organize a training on gender equality for policymakers in Athens in June 2019. The training aims to provide participants the opportunity to present and exchange experiences and best practices on gender equality aspects such as gender equality policies and plans of RFOs […]

Training on gender issues and space relevant networks and regional actors

7.5.2019

The training will be attached to a Space infoday organised on 12 June 2019 organised by COSMOS | Space | NCP network. It will aim at gender issues, Space relevant networks and regional Space actors. Date: 13.6.2019 Venue: Vilnius, Lithuania    

EURAXESS training: Gendering research management

6.5.2019

Gendering research management: enhancing excellence, removing barriers Venue: Prague | Institute of Sociology of the Czech Academy of Science, Jilská 1, Praha 1 Date: May 20, 2019 | 9.00-17.00 Closed event The morning session will address the three priorities of the European Commission with regard to enhancing gender balance in research teams (1), access to […]

Mutual Learning Workshop on structural change projects

30.4.2019

Astrid Schwarzenberger On 25/26 March 2019, a Mutual Learning Workshop on “Best-practice exchange of EU-funded projects (FP7; SiS / H2020; SwafS) and SWG GRI to support institutional change” took place in Berlin in the context of the GENDERACTION project. Organised by the Contact Point “Women into EU research (FiF)”, the event gathered some 40 participants […]

GENDERACTION discussed the future of gender equality

29.4.2019

On 9 April 2019 GENDERACTION organised a conference to mark its two year’s existence together with the 20th anniversary of EU activities to promote gender equality in research and innovation. With the next framework programme and a review of the European Research Area and its priorities on the horizon, the conference brought together 68 key […]

Training: Gender Priorities in Research

24.4.2019

On 11th April 2019 UK Research Office (UKRO) organised in Brussels a training for Informal Working Group of RTD Liaison Offices for Marie Skłodowska Curie Actions (IGLO MSCA). Marcela Linková had a presentation on gender priorities in research and how to adress gender in research proposals. >>> Download the presentation (in PDF)<<<

#Gender4Future: video & photos

15.4.2019

The Future of Gender Equality in European Research and Innovation conference organised by GENDERACTION took place on 9 April 2019 in Brussels. The event brought together policy makers and gender experts, practitioners and scholars to address their future concerns and needs for the future of gender equality in European research and innovation. Event website Press […]

Welcome message from Commissioner Jourová

9.4.2019

Welcome message from Věra Jourová, Commissioner for Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality, European Commission for our conference The Future of Gender Equality in European Research and Innovation.    

Policy Brief on the Future of Gender Equality in R&I

4.4.2019

In recent years Member States, the Commission and research funding and performing institutions have implemented major initiatives to advance gender equality in research and innovation in the European Research Area (ERA). These efforts must continue and expand for research and innovation to contribute to the resilience and quality of our democratic institutions, sustainability and competitiveness […]

2nd Mutual Learning Workshop report

1.4.2019

Angela Wroblewski On 7 and 8 March 2019, the Second Mutual Learning Workshop of GENDERACTION took place in the premises of the Austrian Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Research in Vienna with 36 participants from 14 countries. The aim of the workshop is for participants to become familiar with the concept of monitoring and […]