RESEARCH AND INNOVATION

Thursday, 24 July 2014 13:10

The Trigger Project

TRIGGER (TRansforming Institutions by Gendering contents and Gaining Equality in Research) aims at promoting systemic interventions designed to have deep, long lasting and widespread impacts at all the different levels in 5 research organisations. The project, coordinated and co-funded by…
Friday, 07 February 2014 11:10

Virginia Valian: Why so slow?

Virginia Valian's book “Why So Slow? The Advancement of Women” is a scholarly and effective explanation of women's short progress in the professional world. In business, law, medicine, or academia, women are not advancing at the same rate as men.…
  The ERC’s Scientific Council Gender balance Working Group, is organising a Workshop entitled “On the way to the top: providing equal opportunities for men and women in science and technology’’ which will be held on December 2nd in Brussels.…
Wednesday, 18 September 2013 13:20

2nd Edition of the EU Prize for Women Innovators

The European Commission has launched the 2nd edition of the EU Prize for Women Innovators. The competition is open until 15 October 2013! More info on the contest at www.ec.europa.eu/women-innovators
Horizon 2020 is the financial instrument implementing the Innovation Union2, a Europe 20203 flagship initiative aimed at securing Europe's global competitiveness. Running from 2014 to 2020 with an €80 billion budget, the EU’s new programme for research and innovation is…
ECR gives priority to gender equality by establishing a Working Group on gender balance. The key objective of the Working Group is to closely monitor gender-balance in the ERC evaluation process, as well as to design and follow up on…
Gendered Innovations: How Gender Analysis contributes to Research 9 July 2013 – 14:00-18:00 European Parliament - Brussels Jòzsef Antall Building, room 6Q1   The objective of the seminar is to highlight how gender has an important role to play when…
Heading Towards Horizon 2020 27th June 2013, 9:00 -13:00 Altiero Spinelli, Room A3E-2 European Parliament   The Workshop  is organised by APRE – Agency for the Promotion of European Research – in collaboration with the European Parliament Chair of ITRE…
RT @AWildberger: It's not about shrink it and pink it!Gender in curricula and research design #SAPGERIC.
RT @Jennifer_Dahmen: We need more funded #European #gender research, not only gender researchers who are 'used' in supporting actions #Liis
RT @EU_ScienceChief: At SAPGERIC Conf promoting gender equality in research inst. I hear that gender equality is a luxury - no, it's inequa…
#SAPGERIC The President of the Republic of Lithuania Ms Dalia Grybauskaite http://t.co/koxnFSmaqw
RT @curtrice: A wonderful video for recruiting girls to STEM! http://t.co/pQZrcirAh1