Gender in Horizon Europe Webinar

26.5.2021

On 25 April 2021 GENDERACTION organised another workshop, this time we focused on gender in Horizon Europe. More than 30 participants took part. Download PPT here.  

Our policy briefs are now in 9 languages

19.5.2021

Under GENDERACTION WP5 we are elaborating a Policy Brief Series on Horizon Europe and European Research Area, to bring the key gender issues to the ongoing negotiations. We are firmly convinced that gender equality policies and the gender dimension in research and innovation are crucial for future research and innovations and should be adequately reflected […]

Join us in June: Resistance Campaign #COUNTERIT

17.5.2021

Supporting gender equality and efforts towards improving equality are often met with resistance. We want to raise awareness of these resistances but especially show how we can counter them. Resistances to gender equality can take many forms. They can consist of a complete denial of the problem, disinterest in the issue, inaction, or even complete […]

New report on RFOs and gender dimension

14.5.2021

According to the European Commission, the gender dimension should be included in research when relevant. Methods of sex and gender analysis in research serve to enhance scientific excellence as well as to enhance the lives of men and women. This is also stated in the policies of many national research funding organizations (RFOs). But how […]

MLW on GE in ESF/ERDF funds

13.5.2021

On May 12, 2021 GENDERACTION organised another mutual learning workshop. This time participants focused on gender equality in structural fonds supporting research and innovation. The aim of the workshop was to provide an opportunity to the GENDERACTION partners, as well as to the members of the Standing Working Group on Gender in Research and Innovation […]

GENDERACTION new consortium partners

3.5.2021

We are happy to welcome two new consortium partners! The Swedish Secretariat for Gender Research is tasked with producing a report and a number of policy briefs on gender and the UN Sustainable Development Goals. The report on gender and sustainability will be based on a systematic, international research review of peer-reviewed research articles published […]

Policy Briefs jetzt auch auf Deutsch

31.3.2021

Im Rahmen von GENDERACTION WP5 wurde eine Policy Brief-Reihe zu dem Forschungsrahmenprogramm Horizon Europe sowie dem Europäischen Forschungsraum erarbeitet, um die Gender- bzw. Geschlechterdimension auf allen Ebenen miteinzubeziehen. Wir sind fest davon überzeugt, dass die Gleichstellungspolitik und die geschlechtsspezifische Dimension in Wissenschaft, Forschung und Innovation für das Forschungrahmenprogramm von entscheidender Bedeutung sind, angemessen reflektiert und […]

Advance HE – Athena SWAN mutual learning workshop

18.3.2021

At the request of GENDERACTION, Advance HE will host a mutual learning workshop on 21st April 2021 for country representatives. The event will be hosted by Advance HE’s Athena SWAN Ireland team but will include participation from individuals with knowledge of Advance HE’s global charter frameworks. The purpose of the event is to share information […]

GENDERACTION Final Event

15.3.2021

Almost forty-eight months have passed and GENDERACTION is coming little by little to an end. Besides other tasks, we are recently working on the program for our final event. The Final conference task force met already twice and there will be another meeting soon. We are happy to reveal that the event will be organised […]

Czech Strategy of Gender Equality Approved

9.3.2021

On 8th March 2021 Czech government approved the Gender Equality Strategy for the years 2021-2030. The main policy document for gender equality is very ambitious and contains a total of 8 thematic areas (such as Work and care, Decision making, Safety, Health, Society, Foreign affairs), 26 strategic objectives, and more than 200 specific tasks. In […]