MLW on communication & impact building


  On February 18 and 19 GENDERACTION mutual learning workshop Communicating gender equality policy in R&I and creating impact took place in Prague. On the Day 1 participants undego the training on resistances against and argumentation strategies for gender equality in research, debated with Gemma Irvine, Vice-President for Equality and Diversity at Maynooth University, and […]

IDWGS 2020 on Twitter


An International Day of Women and Girls in Science is again here! Here is a selection of some of our favorite tweets: Tomorrow is International Day of Women and Girls in Science. Believe in yourself and that what you do matters for science and society! Let’s join efforts for a Europe that strives for the […]

GENDERACTION workshop on gender in international cooperation in R&I for the Danube region


In cooperation with Martina Hartl, a member of our Advisory Board on gender in international cooperation, GENDERACTION is organizing a combined training and workshop for representants of national authorities and NCPs in the Danube region. Reimbursement of travel and accommodation costs for participants is available on request. Registration deadline: 31 January 2020. Registration form: […]

Gender in ERA


European Research Area (ERA) Priority 4 focuses on gender equality and gender mainstreaming in research and innovation. The objective is to foster scientific excellence and breadth of research by fully utilizing gender diversity and equality and avoiding an indefensible waste of talent. Within their National Action Plans (NAPs), European Union Member States (MS) and Associated […]

Europe wants more gender research


Gender equality generates better results within research and innovation. In addition, EU bureaucrats argue that European research funding should be earmarked with specific requirements for gender perspectives. Reed the interview with Ana Puy from the Women and Science Unit at the Spanish Ministry of Science, Innovation and Universities and a GENDERACTION team member and with […]

Mutual Learning Workshop Oslo


Apart from Mutual Leargning Workshop in on gender in international cooperation in science, technology and innovation in Malta GENDERACTION organized on 7th and 8th of November 2019 – Mutual Learning Workshop for countries advanced in gender equality in science in Oslo. Participants of the workshop have shared how their countries deal with disturbing the reality […]

Mutual Learning Workshop Malta


On 7th and 8th of November 2019 GENDERACTION organized a Mutual Learning Workshop on gender in international cooperation in science, technology and innovation (under WP6). Participants of the workshop came from Croatia, the Czech Republic, Egypt, El Salvador, France, Jordan, Kosovo, Malta, the Netherlands, Romania, Senegal, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Tunisia and Turkey and the […]

#NewPathwaysHelsinki: Call4action


GENDERACTION was present at the Finish presidency conference Research and Innovation Excellence through gender equality: New pathways and challenges held in Heslinki on 23rd and 24th October. The event organised to celebrate the 20th anniversary of EU activities in the field of gender equality in research brought interesting presentations and discussions about the most important […]

Times Higher Education about GENDERACTION


On 23rd October published Times Higher Education a post about our new policy brief on structural change and other activities of GENDERACTION. It quotes our coordinator Marcela Linkova, who among other said that GENDERACTION has been very actively engaged with the European Commission. “We certainly hope that some of our recommendations will be implemented.” Read more […]

Policy brief on structural change


Marcela Linková, the coordinator of GENDERACTION, chaired a session on structural change on the conference of Finish presidency #NewPathwaysHelsinki on 23 October. She introduced there our new policy brief on the future of this important tool in the EU and in member states.   Download our 13th policy brief here.