Position Paper on Implementation Strategy of Horizon Europe


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


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 […]

Policy Brief 12: Good practice for strenghtening of ERA Priority 4


GENDERACTION developed specific “criteria of good practice” which can be used to assess national ERA Roadmaps and individual gender equality policies. The criteria of good practice introduced in this policy brief serve as a starting point for reflection on national gender equality policies and measures. They also support efforts at national level to strengthen the […]

MLW on Gender in international cooperation in Science, Technology and Innovation


WHEN: 7-8 November 2019 WHERE: Malta University, Valletta Campus, the Old University Building, St Paul’s Street, Valetta, Malta PROGRAMME  REGISTRATION until 30 September 2019 Workshop background This Mutual Learning Workshop is organized within the framework of the Horizon 2020 GENDERACTION Work Package 4, Mutual learning and capacity building and Work Package 6 Gender in international cooperation in […]

CfA: MLW for more advanced countries in gender equality in R&I


Register for the GENDERCACTION mutual learning worskhop for more advanced countries in gender equality in research and innovation! The MLW will be hosted by Heidi Holt Zachariassen, a senior adviser at the Committee for gender balance and diversity in research. Date: 7.-8. November 2019 Venue: Oslo, Norway Deadline for applications: 1st October 2019 Applications via […]

Position Paper on gender in HE co-design 2021-2024 for the 1st Strategic Plan


Only 2 days left to make your opinion matter on Horizon Europe and the importance of gender issues in it. Please contribute to online public consultation. Following its input to the consultation, GENDERACTION is launching today a more detailed position paper. The present GENDERACTION position paper is aimed at highlighting where gender is considered and where […]

Let’s make gender part of the implementation of Horizon Europe!


The European Commission has launched another consultation on Horizon Europe. This time EC wants to get feedback on the design of work programmes, submission, evaluation criteria and procedure, model grant agreement, data and reporting and more. These have always been the battlegrounds when it comes to gender equality concerns: Should the gender dimension be part […]

Special issue of PRJ dedicated to gender equality in R&I


The Project Repository Journal produced by European Dissemination Media Agency dedicated its July issue to gender equality in research and innovation. With the forword from GENDERACTION´s team member and the coordinator of the project GENDERTARGET Angela Wroblewsky the feature introduces among these two project as well other European activities and projects, such as Women’s Engineering […]

GENDERACTION opinion on EC Survey on Horizon Europe Co-design 2021-2024


  Read our WP5 opinion on where gender is (not) in the online public consultation for Horizon Europe co-design 2021-2024 and where it should be. Join us and have your say on gender (equality) in Horizon Europe! Deadline for the public consultation is 8th September 2019. DOWNLOAD THE OPINION (in PDF) DOWNLOAD OUR POSITION PAPER […]

ERAC SWGGRI: Innovating innovation. Policy brief on gender and innovation


Innovation is one of the main drivers of economic growth, technological and social development and a stimulus for overcoming current challenges facing humanity. However, a gender perspective is rarely adopted either in innovation processes, innovation studies or in innovation policies. Policy brief of ERAC Standing Working Group on Gender in Research and Innovation (ERAC SWGGRI) […]