The Future of Gender Equality in European Research and Innovation


The aim of event, hosted by the Horizon 2020 GENDERACTION project, is to set the stage for the future of gender equality in Europe. In 2019 Europe celebrates 20 years of activities for gender equality in research and in 2020 ERA priorities of which gender equality and gender mainstreaming is one, will be reviewed. Given […]

Training on Monitoring and Evaluation


A half-day training on monitoring and evaluation of gender equality policies is designed for participants with little or moderate knowledge of evaluation designs and methodologies, who are responsible for program steering and commissioning of evaluations in the field of gender equality in higher education. Date: 7 March 2018 | 9.00 – 12.00 Venue: Austrian Federal […]

2nd Mutual Learning Workshop


Join us on our 2nd Mutual Learning Workshop aimed this time at Monitoring and Evaluation of Gender Equality Policies! Date: 7 March 2018 | 14.00 – 17.30 &  8 March 2018 | 9.00 – 12.30 Venue: Austrian Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Research (BMBWF) | Freyung 3, Vienna | Event rooms 2nd Floor Deadline […]

Join the ACT community survey!


ACT is a Horizon 2020 project and short for “Communities of PrACTice for Accelerating Gender Equality and Institutional Change in Research and Innovation across Europe”. The aim of the project is to support research performing and research funding organisations as well as R&D companies in their gender equality actions. The main objectives of this online-survey […]

´It´s time for structural change, sister!’


Invitation to the conference session ´It´s time for structural change, sister!’ 6-7 May 2019, Graz, Austria Three currently running EU funded ‘sister projects’ on structural change in academia and research are cooperating on a joined session for the 18th annual STS conference – Critical Issues in Science, Technology and Society Studies, May 6-7th 2019 in […]

Upcoming GENDERACTION events


  We cordially invite you to participate in our upcoming events:   Training: Monitoring and Evaluation of Gender Equality Policies 7 March 2019 | 9.00 – 12.00 | Vienna, Freyung 3 Event is designed especially for participants with little or moderate knowledge of evaluation designs and methodologies, who are responsible for program steering and commissioning […]

1st GENDERACTION traineeship


On 10-12 December 2018 Veronika Fajmonova from Ministry of Education, Youth, and Sports visited Ministry of Science and Culture in Hanover (Germany). She participated on several meetings and workshop, learned about the experience with implementation of gender equality measures and gained new knowledge about the processes and achieved benchmarks. “I´ve got a lot of support […]

Gender Equality Plan: How to?


In February 2019, LIBRA is offering a 2-day workshop to share our experiences in “How to design, implement and follow-up a Gender Equality Plan”, supporting research organisations to remove institutional barriers and empower all genders to be equally successful in their field and to ensure that the outcomes of the organisation’s research is relevant to […]

Best-practice event of EU funded projects


3rd mutual learning workshop aimed at best-practice exchange focusing on EU-funded projects on structural change. Date: 25 March 2019 | 12.00 – 18.30 & 26 March 2019 | 9.00 – 14.00 Venue: Berlin | Harnack Haus PROGRAMME PHOTO GALLERY REPORT Best-practice exchange workshop aims to get together around 60 persons from different groups not sufficiently […]

Integrating the Gender Dimension in Research


New booklet of Kilden «What is the Gender Dimension in Research?» presents case studies from a variety of scientific fields such as: Health and well-being Food, agriculture and fisheries Energy Transport Environment and climate Safe societies   Download the booklet in PDF here.