Project at glance

GENDERACTIONplus stands for:
Gender Equality Network to Develop ERA Communities To coordinate Inclusive and sustainable policy implementation

Call: HORIZON-WIDERA-2021-ERA-01-81
Type of Action: HORIZON-CSA
Grant agreement No: 101058093
Start date of project: 1 June 2022
Duration: 36 months
Estimated Project Cost: €3,040,245.0o
Requested EU Contribution: €2,999,814.00

Our consortium

26 beneficiaries and 14 associated partners from 21 countries

18 national authorities or institutions supporting them

19 research funding organisations or institutions supporting them

3 expert organisations

Advisory Board

Yvonne Benschop

Radboud University

Adrien Braem

Science Europe

Ágota Dávid

Permanent Representation of Hungary to the EU

Sergej Možina

ERA Forum

Jörg Müller

Open University of Catalonia

Work packages

WP 1

Management and coordination

WP 2

Intersectionality and inclusiveness

WP 3

GBV and sexual harassment in ERA

WP 4

Gender dimension in R&I

WP 5

Monitoring and evaluation of ERA GE policies

WP 6

Advancing institutional change through GEPs

WP 7

Building capacities, competencies and expertise

WP 8

Creating impact through policy transfer and citizen engagement

Impacts we want to achieve

  • Advance coordination of gender equality policy in research and innovation in the Member States and Associated Countries and through stakeholder and citizen engagement
  • Develop policy solutions to improve research careers and the working conditions in European research and innovation, specifically promoting institutional change through GEPs, combatting gender-based violence and promoting inclusive careers
  • Develop policy solutions to increase excellence and social responsibility of knowledge through the integration of the gender dimension in research, innovation and teaching
  • Overcome geographic inequalities in research and innovation in the area of gender equality policy by targeting the less experienced/engaged countries

Our target audiences

  • Representatives of a national and regional authority
  • National Contact Points
  • Representatives of Research Funding Organisations
  • Policymakers at the EU level
  • Representatives of ERA stakeholders and other European R&I umbrella organizations
  • H2020 and HE sister projects
  • Representatives of Research Performing Organisations
  • Civil Society Organisations
  • Citizens and the interested public
  • Representatives of global stakeholder organisations (UNESCO, UN, Global Research Council, OECD)

Deliverable reports

Overall, GENDERACTIONplus will produce 19 deliverables distributed across all the WPs. All of them are public and will be listed here.



Our dissemination focuses on the various groups of the above-mentioned audiences.